Eye hospitals use GIS to reach Eyecare to rural patients

Doctors in Tamil Nadu (India) are helping needy patients using GIS.

Mr Thulasidas reported that “Tamil Nadu’s major eye hospitals are effectively using technologies like Geographical Information Systems (GIS) and Google Maps to reach out to unattended villages in the State to hold eye camps and meet the eye care needs of the rural masses.”

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Sources:

http://www.orissadiary.com/ShowBussinessNews.asp?id=21117

Picture: http://theypi.net/humanitarian-initiatives.php

Swati Patel, VERTICES intern

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