July 25, 2008
Launch of tele-homeopathic clinic by Dr Batra’s group
Pune: Following the footsteps of various allopathic multi-speciality hospitals, Dr Batras' Positive Health Clinic Private Ltd (DBPHCPL), which has its head office in Mumbai, has launched tele-homeopathic clinic at its 56 centres spread across the country. Noted film-actor Simi Garewal along with chairman and managing director of DBPHCPL Mukesh Batra inaugurated the facility at its head quarters in Mumbai.
Addressing media persons through video conferencing, Mukesh Batra said that by introducing tele-homeopathy, they are ensuring patients the finest medical aid, which is both time and cost effective.
Adding to this, Simi Garewal said that the firm has taken both technology and homeopathy for the patient's benefit.
Claiming that their’s is the first of its kind initiative in the world, Mukesh Batra said, “Tele-homeopathy involves providing medical consultation and data through an eaily accessible telecommunication network. It also enables connectivity between the patient, consulting doctor andf specialist through interactive video conferencing with critical information of the patient being available online,” he said adding that tele-homeopathy will be a blessing for the rural folk. Batra said that DBPHCPL's cyber-clinic already offers online consultation to over 4.5 lakh patients every year from 87 countries around the world.