Tele-ICU services in India Launched by Medanta & GE HealthCare
Medanta Group of Hospitals, a prominent healthcare service provider, has introduced the Medanta e-ICU project in collaboration with GE Healthcare, a leading global medical technology and digital solutions innovator. This initiative aims to revolutionize critical care practices in India by establishing a Tele-ICU service, bridging the gaps in healthcare delivery.
Through the state-of-the-art 24×7 Medanta e-ICU Command Centre, powered by cutting-edge technology from GE Healthcare, both central and bedside medical teams receive high-level knowledge transfer. This platform facilitates near real-time patient monitoring, even during unconventional hours, enabling timely interventions and enhancing clinical outcomes significantly.
The integration of hospital systems with advanced medical devices through the Command Centre fosters greater efficiency, collaboration, and improved patient care while reducing the overall cost of treatment. Patients and clinical teams can benefit from an enhanced healthcare experience, backed by the expertise of Medanta’s closed super-specialized critical care medicine team, who follow globally accepted best practices.
With this collaborative effort, Medanta and GE Healthcare aspire to transform healthcare delivery, leveraging innovation and technology to elevate critical care to new heights, ultimately saving lives and improving the well-being of patients across India.
Medanta, under the leadership of Dr. Naresh Trehan, Chairman & Managing Director, has recognized the critical infrastructural gaps in healthcare, especially in districts and smaller towns with limited resources. To address this challenge and provide lifesaving solutions, Medanta has joined hands with GE HealthCare to launch digital/tele-ICU services, revolutionizing critical care practices.
The platform will offer continuous 24×7 advanced consultation, care, and monitoring to critically ill patients, eliminating the need to physically transfer them to specialized hospitals. This collaboration enhances the capabilities of healthcare professionals, enabling them to reach and treat more patients efficiently.
Chaitanya Sarawate, President & CEO of GE HealthCare South Asia and Managing Director of Wipro GE Healthcare, emphasized their mission to bring quality care to every citizen in India. By combining their precision technology with Medanta’s expert clinical knowledge, they aim to break barriers of access and cost, ultimately contributing to better patient care and improved outcomes nationwide. The Command Centre, guided by a super speciality critical care team, ensures accurate diagnosis and timely therapeutic decisions for critical patient conditions.
Dr. Dilip Dubey, Director of Medanta Digital Critical Care Services, highlighted the evolution of critical care medicine as a super speciality that encompasses superior diagnosis establishment, intelligent monitoring, and prompt therapeutic interventions. To uphold these high standards, Medanta has dedicated a tele-ICU team to provide digital critical care services. This specialized team operates round the clock in the Command Centre, equipped with expertise in diagnostic critical care medicine and ICU infections.
GE HealthCare’s commitment to India is evident through significant investments in research and development, manufacturing, distribution capabilities, and supply chain over the past decades. With their strong presence and Medanta’s esteemed reputation as a leading healthcare institute, this partnership is expected to transform critical care delivery in India, making advanced healthcare accessible to all.
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