AWSAR has been running a telemedicine project in 10 villages of Manesar with support of Institute forGlobal Development, New Delhi and DLF Foundation, Gurgaon.
The main objective of telemedicine project is to cross geographical barriers and provide healthcare facilities to rural and remote areas (health for all) to make it beneficial for the population living in isolated communities. Besides this, other advantages of telemedicine are:
- Eliminate distance barriers and improve access to quality health services
- Facilitate patients access to high quality health services and support
- Lessen the inconvenience and/or cost of patient transfers