SughaVazhvu is testing a radical idea: can technology replace doctors with nurses, human judgement with software solutions? “It is difficult to expect doctors to stay in villages,” explains Mor. “So, we are asking if a combination of technology and a reasonable amount of training (to local nurses), under the supervision of a doctor, can deliver superior outcomes.
in thanjavur, nachiket mor and his team are testing ways and means of improving primary healthcare delivery in rural india. early days, yet. but here is a look at what they are up to.