Wireless Telemedicine integrated telemedicine solution is aimed at linking various clinics and hospitals located in the remote areas of India with Amrita Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Center (AIMS), Kochi. AIMS has been providing compassionate care through telemedicine since 2003, servicing remote islands such as Lakshadweep and Andaman-Nicobar, as well as Leh- Ladakh in Kashmir. Now, more than 32 centers in India are connected from Amrita. Amrita has also used the technology to provide specialty medical support during times of natural disasters, including the 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami and 2008 Bihar floods.
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Research Centers
Amrita Center for Wireless Networks & Applications (AmritaWNA) is a leading edge research center focused on the emerging fields of wireless netwrks, wireless sensor networks (WSN), wireless technologies including 3G, 4G,, and LTE.Guided by the Chancellor of the institution, Sri Mata Amritanandamayi Devi, AmritaWNA develops scientific and technological applications for practical humanitarian benefit.AmritaWNA integrates interdisciplinary research areas such as computer science, electronics and communication, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, information technology, geology, hydrology, environmental engineering etc., to develop cost effective solutions to solve common man's problems.