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Significance of upgrading India’s network of PHCs and adopting telemedicine, Well being Information, ET HealthWorld

by Santanu MishraCo-founder & Govt Trustee, Smile BasisAs India battles the second wave of Covid-19, it has turn into clear that our nation should work expeditiously to iron out deficiencies in its huge network of Major Healthcare Facilities. Major Healthcare Facilities (PHCs) are the primary and in most cases the one entry to medical help in rural and distant areas. Whereas the pandemic has put to check the complete healthcare infrastructure, it has highlighted the necessity for a sturdy PHC network with enough and expert workers to curb escalations.PHCs are envisaged to offer built-in healing and preventive healthcare to our inhabitants. There are three tiers of rural well being establishments – Sub Well being Centre, Primary Health Centre (PHCs), and Community Health Centre. As per...