Imphal: Manipur chief minister N. Biren Singh on Thursday launched Manipur Home Isolation Management (MHIM) Mobile Application for home isolation Covid-19 patients at his secretariat.
The mobile application was developed by Pentabyte Technologies LLP.
It was developed with a mission to avail real time health data and information of home Isolation Covid-19 patients at monitoring level.
With this App, patients can upload their health status including pulse rate, SPo2, body temperature and blood pressure among others using fixed parameters at fixed intervals as set by the health department from time to time. The data uploaded will then be divided as critical and normal depending on the parameters and conditions set by the health department.
In case of detection of any critical data, the system will raise an alarm to the monitoring team so that immediate attention and precautionary measures can be provided to the patients preventing further health deterioration, press release from the chief minister’s secretariat said.
Principal secretary V. Vumlunmang was also present during the launch of the application.
The mobile App can be downloaded from Google Play Store for Android users. MHIM App which is meant for use by health workers and staff to upload health status of home isolation patients will also be launched soon, the release said.