NESAC is also coordinating establishment of ISRO Telemedicine Network in the North Eastern Region. Govt Cancer Hospital in Agartala, Tripura has been provided telemedicine connectivity under the ISRO CancerNet Project. The modalities of providing operational services in the telemedicine centres under the ISRO NEC Project are being worked out in consultation with North Eastern Council.
Inspection was done for site readiness at 8 civil hospitals for telemedicine system installation. The sites are found ready and equipments have been dispatched to Civil Hospital, Hailakandi, Assam and NEIGRIHMS, Shillong, Meghalaya. Installation will start soon. All the old hardware has been replaced with new one at selected Telemedicine Centres in North Eastern States. The new systems are working fine.
- 21 out of 72 nodes functional
- 28 new sites identified
- Network planned for connecting
151 base hospitals/10 peripheral