Digital health great equaliser, need to create tech-enabled system to ensure last-mile healthcare delivery: Mandavia

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Davos, May 25 (PTI) Calling digital health a great equaliser, Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Wednesday said there is a need to create a tech-supported healthcare service delivery that is resilient, reliable, and accessible till the last-mile.

Addressing a session on 'Unlocking the power of digital health' at the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting here, he said India has been at the forefront of utilising technology to augment the healthcare delivery to its citizens.

"Digital health is a great equaliser and enabler to support Universal Health Coverage and Sustainable Development Goals and can help ensure accessibility and affordability of health service delivery," he said.