Finalists2013 – m-Health
Finalists 2013 : m-Health

Project Title : SCALE-UP AND REPLICATION OF COMMCARE IN BIHAR
Organization : DIMAGI INC.
Country : INDIA
Websitehttp://www.dimagi.com/

CommCare, Dimagi’s flagship Health platform, expands the technical capacity of ASHAs and the quality of their services. It increases worker motivation, providing a powerful set of tools for monitoring, supervising, and supporting ASHAs. It replaces cumbersome paper registers, forms, and flipcharts with an open source, customizable software application housed on a mobile phone. CommCare transforms the conventional practice of a Community Health Workers (CHWs) manually filling paper registers and carrying large flipbooks. With CommCare, each CHW is equipped with an inexpensive phone running our open source software. The CHW registers clients using electronic forms that have been effectively used by low-literate CHWs.

CommCare currently support numerous mobiles handsets from inexpensive Nokia phones, to high-end Androids phones and tablet PCs, allowing a range in economic scale. The platform takes advantage of mobile infrastructure and capability, from text entry to photo capture and integration with GPS. The interface is customizable, allowing application designers to employ their creativity in creating culturally appropriate content.

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Project Title : HEWEFI – HEALTH WELLNESS & FITNESS
Organization : MEDISURGE TECHNOLOGIES PRIVATE LIMITED
Country : INDIA
Websitehttp://topdoctorsonline.com/

HeWeFi is a m-health service on digital health platform. The complete service is enabled on mobile browser based environment using PHP & MYSql coding. The service is catered to all kinds of devices ranging from basic data enabled phones to smart phone. More than 1 lakh users use this service every month generating an average of 2 million page views. The doctors answer to approximately 1000 Questions & Answers & live chat sessions. moreover the service also provides option to connect with other healthcare providers such as Pathology, Diagnostic and Doctor appointments for physical checkup.

Health@5 is an innovative WAP based portal available for Users(Health Seekers) on a subscription based charging to help them meet their inquisitions of Health, Wellness & Fitness. the aim of the portal is to provide people content to know how to lead a healthy life. The service is live on Vodafone network as Health@5. Anybody can SmS HC5 to 111 from a data enabled Vodafone handset, a link will be sent. Users need to subscribe to the service at Rs.35/week and use the same. Currently almost 3 lakh users use the service on a monthly basis.

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HEWEFI – HEALTH WELLNESS & FITNESS 2013.ppt

Project Title : SEVAMOB
Organization : SEVAMOB
Country : INDIA
Websitehttp://sevamob.com/

Sevamob’s services includes: – Preventive care on-premise (dental, vision, blood pressure, blood sugar, height/weight management, utrition management, ECG etc) – Prescriptions – Appointments with specialisits – 24×7 call center – Cash back on lab tests in select pathology centers and visits to select clinics – Accident insurance up to Rs120,000 – Hospital cashless coverage up to Rs 50,000. The technology stack includes: 1) Mobile app for field officers 2) Electronic medical record: Hl7 compliant electronic medical record accessible via web/mobile 3) Web-based portal for managing subscribers 4) SevaAngels: A web based service that enables people to sponsor healthcare of kids in orphanages and elderly people in old age homes.

The specialists either give a prescription or setup an appointment if the prescription cannot be provided – Subscriber can call a 24×7 call center for service requests – In case of emergency, subscriber is sent to in-network hospitals, clinics, pathologists, where if they have our in-patient health insurance, up to Rs 50K / year of inpatient treatment is at no extra charge. If patient pays out-of-pocket, they give cash-back to the customers from the referral fees received from the providers.

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SEVAMOB 2013.ppt