The Indian Medical Association(IMA) Goa, Bardez in association with Geno Foundation launched the IMACARES app for the help of Goans for teleconsultation of home isolated Covid patients at the IMA Bardez branch office premises. “We are planning to extend this app services to all branches of IMA Goa. The app will be upgraded in near future to include various other medical services”, said Dr. Sophia Rodrigues, President of IMA Bardez.
The IMA Bardez thanked everyone for the cooperation and encouragement, especially IMA Goa Dr. Vinayak Buvaji State President and GENO Foundation’s Dr. Sagar Salgaonkar. IMA Bardez Secretary Dr. Poonam Sambhaji, treasurer Dr. Priyanka Sahasrabhojanee, former IMA Bardez President Dr. Sandip Naik, Ryan Carvalho IT consultant for GENO foundation, and Sujeet Shetty and Shaan Nair on behalf of Team Inertia who designed the app was also present.
IMA Bardez, along with the IT team from Geno Foundation headed by Ryan Carvalho and Goa-based Software services company Inertia Technologies, headed by Sujeet Shetty and Shaan Nair, has launched an easy to use web-based app, that allows for easy data entry of health, review, and reporting by home isolation Covid patients and doctors. In a press note, IMA stated that they are happy to report that the doctors, volunteers, and patients, have been on board this platform and have already been benefitting from using this new app ‘IMACares’ initiative.