The Out Patient Department (OPD) platform of Health Ministry e-Sanjeevani has completed the landmark milestone of four lakh tele-consultations. The top performing states include Tamil Nadu with over one lakh 33 thousand sessions and Uttar Pradesh with over one lakh sessions logged in for this purpose. Today e-Sanjeevani OPD is running 196 online OPDs which include 27 general OPDs and 169 speciality and super-speciality OPDs in 24 states.
Premier institutions like AIIMS, Bathinda, AIIMS, Rishikesh, AIIMS, Bibinagar, Lady Hardinge Medical College and Associated Hospitals, Regional Cancer Centre (Thiruvananthapuram), Cochin Cancer Centre (Ernakulam) are also using e-Sanjeevani platform to provide speciality services to the patients across the states. Health Ministry said, e-Sanjeevani supports two types of telemedicine services , Doctor-to-Doctor (e-Sanjeevani) and Patient-to-Doctor (e-Sanjeevani OPD) Tele-consultations.
Nationally, e-Sanjeevani platform is being used by 26 states and over 12 thousand practitioners of various State Government Health Departments and their services have been sought by people from 510 districts of the country.