Govt plans Aadhaar-based identification of patients to maintain health records
The blueprint was released on Monday by Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan
The National Digital Health Blueprint envisages omni-channel access and delivery by a combination of web, mobile and call centres
In its efforts to move towards complete digital healthcare systems, the Government is mooting to use Aadhaar-based identification of patients for maintaining health records. The idea is a part of the National Digital Health Blueprint prepared by a committee constituted by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare to create an implementation framework for the National Health Stack (NHS) proposed by NITI Aayog last year.