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Mobile Health for Elderly in India

by Shilpa Srivastava, Namrata Agrawal
International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Volume 136 - Number 4
Year of Publication: 2016
Authors: Shilpa Srivastava, Namrata Agrawal
10.5120/ijca2016908320

Shilpa Srivastava, Namrata Agrawal . Mobile Health for Elderly in India. International Journal of Computer Applications. 136, 4 ( February 2016), 16-19. DOI=10.5120/ijca2016908320

@article{ 10.5120/ijca2016908320,
author = { Shilpa Srivastava, Namrata Agrawal },
title = { Mobile Health for Elderly in India },
journal = { International Journal of Computer Applications },
issue_date = { February 2016 },
volume = { 136 },
number = { 4 },
month = { February },
year = { 2016 },
issn = { 0975-8887 },
pages = { 16-19 },
numpages = {9},
url = { https://ijcaonline.org/archives/volume136/number4/24140-2016908320/ },
doi = { 10.5120/ijca2016908320 },
publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
address = {New York, USA}
}
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Abstract

The use of Information Communication Technology tools and methods in the healthcare sector is one of the most rapidly evolving areas today. India is a vast country consisting of 28 states and seven union territories. Health is the primary responsibility of each state and there is paucity of infrastructure and dearth of doctors in rural areas. The paper discusses the challenges and opportunities for the successful deployment of health services. Later we provide analysis that providing services through mobile to the elder population is the one of the most effective way.

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Index Terms

Computer Science
Information Sciences

Keywords

Information and communication technology elder population healthcare sector.