In a significant move to revolutionize remote healthcare services, Aster DM Healthcare, a leading integrated healthcare provider in the GCC and India, has opened its Telecommand Centre and Digital Health – India office in Bengaluru. With state-of-the-art technology and an experienced team of medical professionals, the centre facilitates real-time remote monitoring and treatment for patients.
Dr. Azad Moopen, Founder Chairman and Managing Director of Aster DM Healthcare, highlighted the company’s dedication to using technology to improve healthcare accessibility. The new initiative will extend the reach of their medical professionals’ expertise to patients and professionals worldwide, beyond physical constraints. The Telehealth Command Centre will serve as the core of all telehealth operations in India, providing services such as virtual consultations, remote patient monitoring, teleICU, teleradiology, and telemedicine-enabled interventions.
Dr. Harsha Rajaram, COO of Aster Digital Health, shared his pride in launching the innovative command centre. He mentioned that the facility not only increases access to quality healthcare in underserved regions but also assists during emergency situations. The centre will also incorporate advanced data analytics and artificial intelligence for deeper insights and enhanced quality of care.
Dr. Nitish Shetty, Chief Executive Officer of Aster DM Healthcare (India), remarked on the positive impact of digital health during the COVID-19 pandemic. The company plans to establish similar centres in Kerala and the Andhra region to expand its reach and deliver quality care. Additionally, Aster DM Healthcare is preparing to launch myAster, an omnichannel platform encompassing all healthcare services in India.