for providing information around TB and helping the citizens access the test facilities
Initiative Name: TB Mukt Himachal
Organization: E-Tech Services Private Limited
App Link: https://rb.gy/8yru5r
Location: Haryana, India
TB Mukt Himachal is the additional effort of combating Tuberculosis in India by equipping people of Himachal with updated information of testing facilities, contact information of lab technicians, distance and route to the nearest facility, and detailed information of the diseases symptoms, diagnosis and treatment. Currently the already established testing facilities are inaccessible due to the states terrain, however, the mobile application supports the National Strategic Plan 2017-2025 of eliminating TB by making the application available on android, displaying designated microscopy centres, CBNAAT test facilities, TB X-Ray Facilities, requiring to fill a form highlighting symptoms, and a “Join Us” section for volunteers to the associated with the cause in both, Hindi and English.
Today, E-Tech Services application accounts for over 19,100 downloads with appreciation from individuals, panchayat heads, and other stakeholders at state, district, block and village level.