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Global Telehealth Resource Aggregator

Creating a verified resource directory with all Telehealth provider services for people/patients globally.

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Live document to capture Telehealth providers from around the world, and their information, to make it accessible to the global community.

A One-Stop-Shop for finding access to healthcare providers digitally via Telehealth - removes redundancy of misinformation/lack of disposable information to public as a large-scale mass initiative.

Did this resource motivate you to change your behaviors?

  • Yes

In what ways did you change your behaviors as a result of this resource?

Motivation for equitable and verified information dissemination for mass access at scale, during COVID19, among others. As a healthcare entrepreneurs working in digital health, this resource reinforced within us the need to reach public with accurate information and an exhaustive resource directory which became a MUST-KNOW, MUST-HAVE, MUST-DO initiative for the greater good, specially at this time.

Did you share this information with your network?

  • Yes

In what ways did you share this information?

Asked colleagues, peer-network, friends, family, etc to add to and build this verified resource for information, and share further, and still ongoing.

Where are you getting information around COVID-19?

  • National Government
  • News: Digital
  • WHO (World Health Organization)
  • SMS Alerts

What information do you feel you are missing about COVID-19?

Unreported/Underreported infection transmission information, specially in the US

What populations or personas are not currently being addressed with today’s COVID-19 information?

Frontline healthcare workers (doctors/nurses/physician assistants/social workers, etc); and Vulnerable populations (elderly/children/pregnant women/immunocompromised/LMICs) --> not addressed adequately + surmounting supply shortage of personal protective equipment (PPE). 

Triaging of both patients, and healthcare workers for in-person visits; and rest deferred to Digital Telehealth Consults - will enable infection control, and also, resource allocation of demand-supply of personnel and PPE.

What is your current profession?

Physician Entrepreneur

In what city are you located?

New York, NY

In what country are you located?

United States

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Made an app based on the google sheets you shared. Although I made a copy so i could expand the app's functions and features. see here:
https://bxnjp.glideapp.io

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Design District Studios hey this is great! would you be interested in potentially collaborating with us and joining our team? Together we can create something far-reaching! Please reach out - I'd love to hear your thoughts. Thanks

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Hi Design District Studios  - do you mind getting in touch ? We do not approve unauthorized use of our work without prior permission. But we are open to potentially collaborating with you for further development. Please get in touch. Thanks

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hi Kanupriya Agarwal, MD sure. as you made this open for collaboration, i can send you the copy i made based from your sheet, which is exactly the same just added a few columns and tabs, and share them and make editable by contributors as you already did here for the app's functionality. I would request permission to collaborate in the new sheet as well. The best thing about this app is that it auto-updates itself and adds or modifies itself automatically when there is a change on the spreadsheet. No need for me to do anything so it is good that you will be monitoring your sheet from new entries and edits. I'll reach out to you by email.

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Hi Design District Studios  - Thank you for your reply here. Yes we look forward to collaborating with you, hopefully soon. I will look out for your email. Thanks

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design district studios, we thoroughly enjoyed the app that you have created. We plan on using it soon and want to get in touch with you about it. Look forward to hearing from you.

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yes, will get in touch with you very soon.

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Hi Kanupriya Agarwal, MD , welcome to the challenge. Really exciting work you are doing putting together a trusted resource. I also like your idea around triaging of patients and health workers.
I also came across this useful guide Coronavirus Handbook for Doctors by Ruth Ann Crystal . Curious if there might be some collaborations to explore.

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Thank you @IssacJumba - I'll add you to my team

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Great to see how the document is increasingly get more contributions. Any insights so far?

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Yes, I agree.. There is a great need I see, for an aggregated resource for public - from what I'm hearing.. a centralized 'directory' which is what this submission is aiming to become. The available resource information is scattered everywhere or missing. It needs to be brought into one place online for access to one and all worldwide.

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Ryo Tada adding you to my team

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Thanks Kanupriya!