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Digitising health records – National Digital Health Mission

Digitising health records is not only a good thing, but a desperately needed intervention because it increases accountability, improves patient outcomes, and advances evidence-based policymaking. Electric Medical Records (EMIs).

In this regard, NITI Aayog’s National Health Stack Bluebook and the health ministry’s National Digital Health Blueprint was released.

The idea behind this was,

Way forward:

Source:”Indian Express”.


Digitising health records brings immense benefits; however, it is not without concerns. How does the National Digital Health Mission strive to bring a credible digital health programme in India?