Published on in Vol 11, No 1 (2022): Jan-Jun

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Implementation and Experiences of Telehealth: Balancing Policies With Practice in Countries of South Asia, Kuwait, and the European Union

Implementation and Experiences of Telehealth: Balancing Policies With Practice in Countries of South Asia, Kuwait, and the European Union

Implementation and Experiences of Telehealth: Balancing Policies With Practice in Countries of South Asia, Kuwait, and the European Union

Oommen John 1, 2*, MD;  Suptendra Nath Sarbadhikari 3*, MBBS, PhD;  Thanga Prabhu 4*, MD;  Ashvini Goel 5*, MD;  Alexander Thomas 6*, MS, MPhil, PGDMLE;  Sunil Shroff 7*, MS;  Fazilah Allaudin 8*, MD;  Chaminda Weerabaddana 9*, MD;  Dari Alhuwail 10, 11*, PhD;  Udaya Koirala 12*, MD;  Jayalal Johnrose 13*, MD;  Patricia Codyre 14*, MD;  Andy Bleaden 15*, BA;  Shubnum Singh 16*, MD;  Shuchin Bajaj 17*, MD

1 Prasanna School of Public Health , Manipal , IN

2 George Institute for Global Health, University of New South Wales , New Delhi , IN

3 The George Institute for Global Health India , New Delhi , IN

4 St Johns Health Innovation Foundation , Bengaluru , IN

5 Telemedicine Society of India , Lucknow , IN

6 Association of Healthcare Providers India , New Delhi , IN

7 Madras Medical Mission , Chennai , IN

8 Planning Division, Ministry of Health , Kuala Lumpur , MY

9 Ministry of Health , Colombo , LK

10 Information Science Department, Kuwait University , Kuwait City , KW

11 Health Informatics Unit, Dasman Diabetes Institute , Kuwait City , KW

12 Telemedicine Society of Nepal , Kathmandu , NP

13 Indian Medical Association , New Delhi , IN

14 Digital Health and Innovation, World Health Organization Regional Office for South-East Asia , New Delhi , IN

15 European Connected Health Alliance , Padfield, High Peak , GB

16 National Healthcare Council, Confederation of Indian Industry , New Delhi , IN

17 Ujala Cygnus Healthcare Services , New Delhi , IN

*all authors contributed equally

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