calliTaking the benefit of 108 ambulance service to the next level in Uttar Pradesh, state National Health Mission would be launching a mobile application of the service. The best feature of the service is that it would make calling an ambulance as fast as ordering a flash cab.

“Trial run of the service is underway and the app is expected to be launched before Diwali,” said Alok Kumar, director, UP NHM. The 108-mobile app is one of the 11 IT interventions which won accolades for the UP NHM and UP Health Systems Strengthening Project. Alok Kumar bagged the APJ Abdul Kalam Memorial Award for Innovation for this project.  Read more