Problem being addressed:
Healthcare facilities are understaffed and underskilled to deal with the projected massive influx of critically ill patients, as the prevalent infection scare amongst the medical staff is leading to some of them not participating. Critically ill patients require specialized care: access to an Intensivist becomes essential . Trained healthcare workers needed to treat a large influx of COVID-19 patients are limited. ICU specialists are even more scarce. prescribe) + innovative ways to administer the test so that we can test at scale.
CritICU enables remote ICU monitoring by using standardized protocols to provide 24X7 monitoring, assessment, and support to patients in ICUs using intensive EMR, audio-visuals, and alert systems. Led by former director of Fortis’ eICU initiative, CritICU is already operational and have a pipeline to go live for 100 ICU beds specifically for the COVID crises
Dr. Sandeep Dewan (Founder, former head of critical care at Fortis Delhi) who runs an eICU company