Ghaziabad, People living in the district will not have to wait for the reports of 40 types of health tests. Their reports will be available in four to five minutes. For the convenience of the people, such a facility is being started in the Government Hospital, CHC, Ghaziabad. Health ATMs are being installed here.
District surveillance officer Dr. RK Gupta said that health ATMs will be installed in three government hospitals, although it will take a few days to start them. Health ATMs will be initially installed at District MMG Hospital, Joint District Hospital and Modinagar Community Hospital. After a week, ATMs will be installed at other four places as well.
The Uttar Pradesh government is installing ATMs in many hospitals of the state for the convenience of the patients. After the installation of health ATMs in Gorakhpur, Lucknow and Gautam Budh Nagar, now the exercise of installing health ATMs in government hospitals in Ghaziabad has intensified. Companies will provide health ATMs to hospitals from their CSR funds.
40 other types of tests including blood can be done at health ATMs. All these tests will be done in just 4 to 5 minutes. In this, TLC, DLC, hemoglobin, lipid profile, diabetes and HIV test report will be issued immediately. Apart from this, ECG, blood pressure, pulse rate, oxygen level, body mass index can be checked at health ATMs. The maximum benefit will be in those areas where all the investigations are not available at the government level yet.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : September 29, 2022, 10:33 IST