An e-governance publication from NIC

Search

Advanced Search

Hon'ble Chief Minister, Himachal Pradesh Launches Himachal Covid Care Mobile App

Ajay Singh Chahal, Himachal Pradesh ajay[dot]chahal[at]nic[dot]in
  |   May 25, 2021
Hon'ble Chief Minister, HP launching the Covid Care Mobile App
Hon'ble Chief Minister, HP launching the Covid Care Mobile App

Screen shots of Himachal Covid Care Mobile App
Screen shots of Himachal Covid Care Mobile App

Sh. Jai Ram Thakur, Hon’ble Chief Minister, Himachal Pradesh launched the Himachal Covid Care mobile app on 22 May 2021 at Shimla to enable better interaction of home isolated patients with HP Health Department. Sh. Suresh Bhardwaj, Hon’ble Minster for Urban Development, Dr. Rajiv Saizal, Hon’ble Minister for Health and Family Welfare, Sh. Amitabh Avasthi, Secretary Health and Family Welfare were present on the virtual function which was made available to a large number of Asha workers, Panchayati Raj representatives etc.

Himachal Covid Care mobile app enables Covid19 positive patients, who are under home isolation to download the mobile app and self-register in the App using their mobile number and name. The patients select their District and Health Block and enter other required details. Then the concerned Block Medical Officer assigns a Medical Officer to interact with the registered patient. The Medical Officer prescribes medicines, home isolation guidelines etc, which are also available as part of App. The patient enters daily temperature, Oxygen level, pulse and other symptoms so that the MO can prescribe or modify treatment till the patient is fully recovered. Lots of MIS data is available in the App as per user role for higher authorities too and all data is sent to the National Health Mission through email twice so that all patients are contacted through the App.  

This App has been developed by the Centre of Competency for Mobile App Development, Shimla, NIC Himachal Pradesh on Android platform initially and will be available on Google Play store under NIC Account. Presently, the App is available through the Mobile Apps section of Himachal Government portal at https://himachal.nic.in and State National Health Mission website at http://nrhmhp.gov.in.

Print Issues

Highlights

Oct.'21 Issue


Faridkot District, Punjab Transforming the Rural District into Advance Digital One

Since its inception in late 80, the District Unit is a pioneer in designing, developing and implementing many e-Go...


Tamil Nadu State - A Pioneer in Digital Governance

NIC Tamil Nadu State Centre provides consistent support to the Government of Tamil Nadu, Central Departments and PSU...


Rajasthan State - Bringing the Government closer to citizen

NIC Rajasthan plays a vital role in implementing major e-Governance projects in the state. Playing a crucial role,...

Jul.'21 Issue


WEB APPLICATION FIREWALL -Defense against Layer-7 Attacks

The application layer (L7) is the hardest to defend. Hackers get direct access to the bounty they are seeking, b...


Certificate Generation Module - Using Service Plus framework

A Certificate generation module was considered prudent to be developed where Gram Panchayat, Panchayat Samiti and ...


Online Key Management System - for Driving License and Vehicle Registration

A web-based KMS system was considered prudent to be developed for the implementation of specifications notified by...