UP CM Yogi Adityanath deploys Heath ATM technology to upgrade health services across Uttar Pradesh
LUCKNOW, Dec 20 (The CONNECT) – The Uttar Pradesh Government has set up 200 health ATMs, the instant check-up centres that can conduct tests for more than 30 diseases. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has inaugurated the State’s first health ATM in September this year.
The Government intends to install health ATMs at all the 4,600 wellness centres in the state soon Besides, on the instructions of the Chief Minister, the concerned officials are preparing to provide the facility of teleconsultation at all the health centres of the state and the training of health workers has already started in this context.
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Training of 200 health workers from all over the state has been completed at the National Health Mission Headquarters recently to operate the health ATM machines installed in the primary health centres, community health centres and district hospitals of the state.
According to Principal Secretary, Medical Health and Family Welfare, Parthasarathy Sen Sharma, in the coming times, health ATMs will prove to be very effective for better use of technology to make health facilities accessible to the general public. Also, after training, health workers will prove to be more helpful for the patients.