The Integrated Health Information Platform (IHIP) under Integrated Disease Surveillance Programme (IDSP) was launched in all the 12 districts of the state on Wednesday.
The launching was chaired by Deputy Mission Director at state level which was followed by Chief Medical Officers in their respective districts.
Inauguration was done in district Kullu under the chairmanship of Deputy Commissioner Yunus.
A Spokesperson of the Health department said here today that IHIP is being rolled out in six states of India.
IHIP is real time, village wise, case based electronic health information system with GIS tagging which will help in prompt prevention and control of epidemic prone diseases.
He said that as this platform becomes permanent feature in Health department, information from other branches like tuberculoses control programme, maternal and child health programme and non-communicable disease programme etc. also will be included in this platform.
This way, all the authentic information required in Health department will be available at one place for ease of patients, data users as well as health managers/planners.>