Swasthyaa is a project under IMPRINT initiative co-funded by MHRD and ICMR to curb the worsening condition of TB in Assam. The project is aimed to reduce initial and retreatment TB defaulters through real-time tracking and monitoring of patient’s health progress and DOTS intake. It uses advances of ICT – a combination of web, mobile phone, and IVR along with newly designed blister packets to achieve proposed objectives. The project also uses artificial intelligence to predict the defaulters to take preventive measures. The project is in collaboration with State TB Cell, Directorate of Health Services, Government of Assam, India. The project was launched on 24th July 2018 in Guwahati press club in the presence of dignitaries of State TB Cell, Assam, and IIT Guwahati. It will conduct field trials in two districts – Kamrup and Nalbari of Assam, India. The two districts will cover quarterly 1000 patients.
More information about the project can be viewed at www.swasthyaa.com
Pragati is a project under IMPRINT initiative co-funded by MHRD and ICMR with the aim to train and educate rural health workers about maternal and child care. Pragati is a combination of mobile (android based) and web application that uses virtual reality and interactive videos to educate rural health workers. It also allows health workers to share their contextual learning and experiences with peers through an intuitive audio-visual only user interface. It further enables health workers to ask healthcare doubts to doctors and health experts through a user-friendly interface. The training and educational modules are in designed and developed in English, Hindi and Assamese language. They can be viewed using low-cost HMD for virtual reality (VR) mode or in interactive video mode in any mobile phone.
E-budget is a first of its kind electronic budget mobile application for citizens to view financial budget of the state of Assam for the year 2018. It is an easy to use and intuitive android application designed and developed in collaboration with Ministry of Finance, Govt. of Assam. The objective is to bring transparency and increase awareness among citizens of Assam.
The application can be downloaded from this link.