Datagroup along with the municipal enterprise of the Kharkiv regional Council “Kharkiv regional communication system” has developed and implemented a plan of the connections of the primary care medicine institutions of the Kharkiv region to the Internet on the basis of satellite internet in the summer of 2018.
Recall that in early 2018, approximately 230 of the 332 clinics in the region had no access to the Internet. The project covered all the districts of the Kharkiv region, with focus on providing quality Internet at the clinics in rural areas. Technical specialists Datagroup has connected to the network about 275 medical institutions of the region in two months, including in the remotest areas.
“Introduction of e-medicine in the Kharkiv region – a good example of a model of health reform that can be scaled to other regions and to introduce modern telecommunications solutions in the everyday life of Ukrainians, overcoming the digital gap between urban and village», – considers Mykhailo Shelemba CEO of Datagroup.
“Due to the increased responsiveness and advanced connection not one human life in the Kharkiv region was saved. The further introduction of e-medicine is an absolute step forward. We are therefore pleased to be first in this», – says Mykhailo Chernyak, Deputy head of Kharkiv regional state administration. According to him, the implementation of such projects becomes the Foundation for the further development and implementation of medical reform in rural areas across the country.
“On the basis of satellite connection of Datagroup we also continue the implementation of the IT-Kharkiv program, which was adopted in April 2016 with the purpose of developing telecommunications networks in the Kharkiv region. This program provides for the phased introduction of modern communication technology in all parts of the local authorities in Kharkiv oblast till 2020», – said Mykhailo Chernyak.
“It is right that it is the field of health to became an example for other institutions of the region and local authorities, which motivates them to move to modern technology. Today, thanks to the high speed Internet access, we have improved the quality of medical services in the Kharkiv region, and in the next few years will improve the effectiveness of governance, enhancing the quality of life in rural areas», – said Mykhailo Shelemba CEO of Datagroup..