.....posts from 'Health Care'

Hundreds in Kashmir throng Amrita Hospital’s medical relief camp

(12 Oct '14)

12 Oct 2014, Bandipore, Jammu Kashmir Hundreds of Kashmir’s flood-victims thronged the medical relief camp set up by Amrita Hospital in Bandipore district of Jammu and Kashmir. A team of 15 medical specialists and paramedics are providing critical medical care to flood victims in the worst-affected areas of the district including Ashtingoo Ghat, Kulhama, Laharwalpora […]

Category : Disaster Relief | Telemedicine

Home Minister flagged off Amrita Tele Medicine van to Jammu Kashmir

(12 Oct '14)

06 Oct 2014, New Delhi Victims of the recent Kashmir floods will receive state-of-the-art medical aid from the Mata Amritanandamayi Math (MAM), as two mobile units equipped with health and relief facilities were flagged off from the capital by Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh.   Hailing ‘Amma’  as humanitarian icon for her charity activities, the […]

Category : Disaster Relief | Telemedicine

Low-cost EEG system for epilepsy and brain-computer Interface

(9 Oct '14)

27 Sep 2014, Amritapuri Amritavarsham – Amma’s 61st Birthday Celebrations Amrita Centre for Nanosciences introduced Amrita Veechi, a low-cost wireless EEG system for detecting epilepsy and concussions. This device can be used via a brain-computer interface and will be very helpful in cognitive studies. PC George, Chief Whip, Kerala, unveiled Amrita Veechi during Amritavarsham 61, […]

Category : Health Care

Amrita Jeevanam, a low-cost medical device for rural villagers

(8 Oct '14)

27 Sep 2014, Amritapuri Amritavarsham – Amma’s 61st Birthday Celebrations Amrita Jeevanam is a low-cost medical device that combines a medical device, an interface device, and mobile device all configured with Amrita’s health-awareness and monitoring program. Villages in rural India often do not have easy access to timely healthcare, village patients will greatly benefit by […]

Category : Around Amma 2014 | Health Care

Amrita Hospital flags off medical relief to flood-hit in Jammu – Kashmir

(2 Oct '14)

Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences (AIMS) is sending its disaster management and mobile Telemedicine unit to Jammu-Kashmir to provide medical care to people affected by the recent floods. Union Home Minister Rajnath Sing will flag off Amrita Hospital’s Telemedicine unit at 9am on this Sunday 5th Oct at India Gate, New Delhi. The mobile medical […]

Category : Disaster Relief | Telemedicine

Amrita Santhulam: low cost balance trainer for rehabilitating neuro patients

(30 Sep '14)

27 Sep 2014, Amritapuri Amritavarsham61, Amma’s birthday celebrations The Amrita Santhulam (Balance trainer), is a low cost rehabilitation system for the elderly patients suffering from stroke, Parkinson’s, peripheral neuropathy, diabetes, post ankle sprain and similar morbidities which cause impaired static and dynamic balance in the human body. This was launched on the occasion of Amma’s […]

Category : Around Amma 2014 | Education | Health Care

Amrita Hospital receives the first British Medical Journal (BMJ) India Award

(23 Sep '14)

Amrita Institute for Medical Sciences (Amrita Hospital) has received the first British Medical Journal BMJ-India 2014 Award for pediatric heart program. The BMJ Awards, launched in 2009, considered as the “Oscar” in the medical field. BMJ, one of the world’s leading medical journals, had unveiled its maiden awards in India this year to recognize excellence […]

Category : Health Care