The Wholesome Indian Mission launches chatbot for fact-checking well being data
THIP Media, the media arm of The Wholesome Indian Mission, has developed and launched a WhatsApp chatbot for fact-checking well being data.
Known as Ask RAKSHA (Readily Accessible Information and Help for Well being Motion), the chatbot helps customers discover solutions to their well being questions and confirm well being data. Truth-checking is offered by impartial third-party organisations which can be licensed by the Worldwide Truth-Checking Community.
Except for data verification, it additionally supplies day by day well being ideas and quizzes to judge a person’s well being data.
The chatbot is presently out there in English with Hindi and Bengali variations quickly popping out.
WhatsApp beforehand partnered with the Indian authorities to launch the MyGov Corona Helpdesk on its platform which has been delivering correct and verified COVID-19-related data.
Seoul-based MediHeroes to launch medical provides, service procurement platform
South Korean firm MediHeroes is about to go reside with its B2B platform for procuring medical provides and companies.
Launching worldwide this 15 April, the Confirm Earlier than Purchase platform options MediHeroes’ distinctive onboarding, looking, and algorithmic matching which permit consumers and sellers to comb by way of large quantities of services.
By the platform, consumers can entry product data, certifications, medical proof, enterprise licenses and firm credit score checks on-site and in real-time. It additionally helps market enlargement by permitting sellers to search out distributors globally.
Based in 2020, MediHeroes began by serving suppliers and consumers of COVID-19-related merchandise. In response to the corporate, its B2B platform will assist consumers and sellers “save months to years of time” in procuring high quality medical provides and companies.
SRL Diagnostics tries out drone supply
Indian pathology and radiology diagnostics supplier SRL Diagnostics has accomplished a drone supply trial in partnership with drone supply logistics agency Skye Air Mobility.
The four-day drone trial was performed final week in Gurugram, a metropolis southwest of New Delhi.
A complete of 9 autonomous flights carrying 5 kilograms of blood samples took off from the Fortis Memorial Analysis Institute to the SRL Diagnostics laboratory, protecting an aerial distance of three.8 kilometres or about 10 km. by highway.
Following the trial, SRL Diagnostics CEO Anand Ok stated they’re trying ahead to leverage drone know-how to “scale back pattern switch time and allow sooner stories whereas additionally decreasing the carbon footprint”.
The corporate will quickly be rolling out drone supply of pathology samples in a number of city and distant places throughout the nation.