Disease Monitoring Current Affairs
Rajasthan Government has launched new software called Nidaan for disease monitoring and strengthening tele-medicine services in the government hospitals. The software will help for providing presumptive diagnosis and monitoring of seasonal and non-communicable diseases as well as trends of ailments found in specific areas.
Nidaan Softwarre will facilitate online entries for monitoring of as many as 46 diseases and healthcare services available for their treatment in different institutions. It is also expected to help in formulation of specific action plans for control of diseases. It will help in effective policy formulation in health sector as there will be simultaneous monitoring of programmes run under National Health Mission. It will ensure timely prevention of diseases by ensuring monitoring of activities of District Early Intervention Centres and also ensure availability of quality healthcare services.