GoDubai
  
  
  
  
Citylife > Press Release
  Home Contact us Add to Favourites
Most Recent Postings
More Press Releses
Featured Sections

Event Finder
A daily roundup of exhibitions, promotions and other events in Dubai and the rest of the Emirates.
Submit an Event
Latest Dubai Press Releases >> Healthcare and Medicine

 
  Share
  • Shall help revolutionize emergency care, saving thousands of lives with immediate availability of emergency responders during the Golden Hour , through leveraging technology and training.
  • As part of “Aster Volunteers” programme Aster DM Healthcare initiates 3,00,000 new BLS training for Volunteers over the next 3 years across India & GCC for widening its current pool of 2,00,000 BLS Trained people
  • President of India met the Delegates from Aster DM Healthcare along with ministers and MPs for a pre-launch brief of “Aster Emergency App” at the Rashtrapathi Bhavan today

New Delhi, May 27, 2017: Unveiling a novel and unique concept, The “Aster Emergency App” was launched on May 25, 2017 at Hotel ITC Maurya, New Delhi today by Padma Shree Dr. Azad Moopen, Founder Chairman & Managing Director of Aster MD Healthcare. Envisioning a leap in Emergency Care by combining health and technology, the Aster Emergency App provides a real-time interface between the patient in emergency and a GPS-enabled Aster ‘Responder'. This brings help to reach even before the Ambulance arrives providing “Basic Life Support” (BLS). The first hour after an incident is called the Golden Hour which is the most critical time when intervention will give best results.

Aster Emergency App is a user-friendly application that navigates you to get access to Basic Life Support help, in case of a medical emergency. The App is the link between the patient, the responder, the ambulance and ultimately the hospital. At the press of an icon, the trained certified responder, who can deal with emergencies at the ground level can be accessed by support of the backend control center. The app is also equipped with information on handling some medical emergencies, emergency numbers and other useful tips. Features of the App include - User Registration, Incident Reporting and Request an Ambulance,

The App also includes a View & Track for real-time status of the incidents by all stake holders. Seamless google maps integration to reach task location. The Aster Emergency App is rolled out in a phased manner starting from today at Calicut in Kerala post the Nation-wide launch at New Delhi.

Prior to the App's launch on May 25, 2017, a delegation led by Dr Moopen and accompanied by Ministers and MPs, briefed the Honourable President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee regarding the App. The President appreciated the initiative and gave his blessings.

Dr. Moopen said, “This is a new approach using technology to handle healthcare. Every single day there are innumerable emergency calls/situations that arise in India. It might take an ambulance more than half an hour to reach the patient which is a critical period. With this App, it is possible to provide Basic Life Support guidance during the Golden Hour immediately. My wish is that this App should be functional successfully in the entire country. We look forward to launching this App across India in association with interested healthcare organizations, NGOs and Government Agencies. This is a neutral, not for profit initiative to save lives and we are ready to share the technology and support anyone interested to take this up.”

A live demonstration of the real-time scenario was showcased at ITC Maurya Hotel on 25th May in a media brief function attended



Posted by : GoDubai Editorial Team
Viewed 8717 times
Posted on : Saturday, May 27, 2017  
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of GoDubai.com.
Previous Story : 3M Healthcare Sponsors the Spanish Soccer School in Support of UAE Youth Sport
Next Story : In line with His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum's initiative to consider people with...
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine

Comments

Back to Top  
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
Michael Kors Presents Spring 2018 Jewelry
Max Fashion #ForgetFilters Campaign Celebrates Living for the Moment
Malabar Gold & Diamonds makes historic gain Opens 11 showrooms in a day across 6...
Sports Bras Banishing Bounce by 83% arrive in store
IKEA Welcomes Children in-store to Spread Love for the Arabic Language as Part o...
We Sheet You Not! Foreo Announces End of Face Mask Epidemic
Transform Your Skin In 2018 with QNET's Revolutionary Elixa Skincare
AIGNER Love
Experience the ultimate beauty extravaganza as MyBeautyFest kicks off with the i...
New Year, New Skincare!
Golden Bridge Rectangle Diamonds designed to dazzle
Michael Kors Presents Spring 2018 Watches
Garden Party Style and Cult Classics: Swatch Launches Spring-summer 2018 Collection
Signature Scents for Your Home
Marine Torpilleur Military made for men who chart their own destiny
Spring/Summer 18' Beauty Picks from Missha Cosmetics
Corum Bubble Art For Those Who Appreciate A Work Of Art
Shimmering Gilda takes on a silvery sheen
Land Rover's 70th Anniversary Begins With Restoration of ‘Missing' Original 4x4
New Year – New Savings now with Al-Futtaim Honda
Scuderia Ferrari presents the latest RedRev Watch Collection
Samsung Delivers Vision for Open and Intelligent IoT Experiences to Simplify Eve...
Samsung Electronics' 2018 Smart TVs Become First to be Industry-Certified for En...
Malabar Gold & Diamonds strengthens its global position as a leading jewellery r...
Dubai Culture Organises ‘Carnival of Ideas'
Mido's Baroncelli Prisma - A sparkling play of prisms enhanced by 51 diamonds'
EUROSTAR presents seven global tech majors at CABSAT 2018
The Trésor Collection
Nissan reaffirms importance of electrification at World Future Energy Summit
Nissan and NASA extend research into autonomous mobility services
Dubai Tour team line-up announced: 16 teams of seven riders at the start
ESC's INDIASOFT to Bring Over 400 ICT Foreign Buyers To Bengaluru
Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Launches a Venture Capital Fund to Invest Up to $1 Bil...
Mashreq Bank offering credit cards for every passion
Governments to Signal Support for IRENA Key Role in Global Energy Transformation
Dallas Picks Ericsson for Smart Cities Traffic Solution
“12th Edition of SNF's Family Fun Fair”
HP Fuels the Future of Computing at CES 2018
HH Sheikh Hasher Bin Maktoum Al Maktoum opens CABSAT 2018
LG's Award-winning 4k Uhd Projector to Debut at CES 2018
ZAKK Air specialised headset for athletes launched in UAE
Defender Lives on: Land Rover Launches V8 Edition To Celebrate 70th Anniversary
His Highness Sheikh Hasher bin Maktoum bin Juma Al Maktoum Visits du's Stand on ...
Masdar unveils locally manufactured all-electric Eco-Bus at Abu Dhabi Sustainab...
Dubai-based Briton makes waves on debut in Fazza Championship for Falconry – Telwah
Dubai Health Authority Director-General chairs brainstorming meeting, reduction ...
British Group GFG Alliance makes binding offer to buy Aluminium Dunkerque from R...
Womenswear Preview and Showroom Connection: WHITE Man & Woman's Formula Bets on ...
Krypto Labs named Strategic Partner for World Future Energy Summit's CLIX
GROHE is partnering with the German Sustainability Award 2017