Epaper
Follow us:
Home > National > Chandigarh's PGIMER to start teleconsultation service amid COVID-19 lockdown
Chandigarh's PGIMER to start teleconsultation service amid COVID-19 lockdown | Chandigarh's PGIMER to start teleconsultation service amid COVID-19 lockdown | English.Lokmat.Com

Chandigarh's PGIMER to start teleconsultation service amid COVID-19 lockdown

The Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, (PGIMER), Chandigarh, on Thursday decided to start the teleconsultation service for the registered outdoor patients of the institute amid the lockdown imposed in the wake of coronavirus outbreak.
Chandigarh's PGIMER to start teleconsultation service amid COVID-19 lockdown

Chandigarh [India], Mar 26 : The Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, (PGIMER), Chandigarh, on Thursday decided to start the teleconsultation service for the registered outdoor patients of the institute amid the lockdown imposed in the wake of coronavirus outbreak.

The Department of Telemedicine of the institute will start the services.

"The teleconsultations will be provided by the internal medicine, pediatrics, obstetrics and gynaecology, otolaryngology (ENT), neurology and hepatology," PGIMER said in a statement.

The concerned departments have assigned two consultants for providing the teleconsultations on working days from 10 am to 1 pm.

"The registered patients of PGIMER will have to register themselves for these teleconsultations from 9 am to 10 am using helpline numbers," the statement added.

Earlier on March 17, the PGIMER had suspended OPD services and continued with the screening OPD for COVID-19.

( With inputs from ANI )

Chandigarh's PGIMER to start teleconsultation service amid COVID-19 lockdown
Goa converts 5 tourist resorts into quarantine facilities
UP govt seeks to trace returnees from Covid-19-hit places
Plea in SC to declare Financial Emergency during lockdown
FICCI hails Centre's Rs 1,70,000 cr package for COVID-19 hit poor
Corona
Patients3,082
Died86
Corona
Patients
Died
Corona
Coronavirus Live updates! Around the world