Docty to set up 100 digital health kiosks across Telangana, Andhra, Maharashtra – ET HealthWorld

New Delhi: Telehealth platform Docty is aiming to set up 100 digital health kiosks across Telangana, Andhra Pradesh and Maharashtra. As a part of this ‘Phygital Care’ programme ‘Gali Gali Mein Digital Clinic’, the company has partnered with 100+ offline stores, local pharmacies, photo-copy centres, and internet cafes in these geographies. This initiative is dedicated … Read more

Andhra Medical College pilot testing AI tech to screen lung conditions – ET HealthWorld

VISAKHAPATNAM: Andhra Medical College is pilot testing an artificial intelligence platform to assess various lung conditions, including Covid-19. According to the officials of AMC, Salcit Technologies has developed the patented ‘Swaasa’ AI platform, which brings in the functionality of spirometry without the constraints of time, space, specialised equipment or trained professionals. The platform analyses cough … Read more

Andhra Pradesh ropes in 4K docs for virtual consultation of Covid patients – ET HealthWorld

Visakhapatnam: With more than 1.5 lakh Covid-19 patients in home isolation, the Andhra Pradesh health department is focusing on providing virtual consultation to patients under home care through constant monitoring of their vitals. The nearly 4,300 doctors registered with the 104 call centre are currently making outgoing calls to about 15,000 to 25,000 patients every … Read more

Andhra develops app to monitor Covid vaccination – ET HealthWorld

Amaravati: Andhra Pradesh has developed user friendly app for Covid-19 vaccination drive from Monday. Officials said the app is developed for online monitoring and capturing of individual vaccination data/information from anywhere in the state. All Medical officers would use this app to enter the vaccinated individual’s details as and when he/she got vaccinated, said state … Read more

Andhra Pradesh: Woman burned alive for rejecting love proposal in Vijayawada

A woman died after she was burned alive by a man she rejected in Vijayawada of Andhra Pradesh. The woman was burned alive by a man she rejected (Photo: Representational) A woman died after a man, infatuated with her, burned her alive after she rejected his love proposal in Andhra Pradesh’s Vijayawada. The incident took … Read more

Andhra: Villagers kill tribal man over witchcraft suspicion, burn body to destroy evidence

A tribal man was allegedly murdered by a group of villagers in Andhra over suspicion o practicing witchcraft. (Representational Image) Around 15 villagers in Pulaguda village of Andhra Pradesh’s Srikakulam district allegedly murdered a tribal man on Saturday night after they suspected him of practicing witchcraft. The accused went to the man’s house and dragged … Read more

Jagan-Modi meet in Delhi: What’s cooking in Andhra kitchen? A look at politics in key southern state

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy has sparked off fresh speculation about his YSR Congress party joining the BJP-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) with two high-profile meetings in two weeks. Jagan Mohan met Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday after having met Union Home Minister Amit Shah on September 23-24. The meetings have … Read more