Now doctors will solve the confusion of mental patients on a call, the scheme is being started in these four districts of UP

Now doctors will solve the confusion of mental patients on a call, the scheme is being started in these four districts of UP

In Uttar Pradesh, the confusion of mental patients will now be resolved by the doctors on a call. Not only this but medicines will also be provided to them as per their need. Tele-consultancy facility will be started from Diwali next month. Under the pilot project, the four districts of the state where this scheme will start are Lucknow, Bareilly, Gorakhpur and Agra. 20 counselors have been trained for this, who will give treatment counseling to the psychopaths.

Mental stress-related problems increased due to corona
On the instructions of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, the work of connecting mental hospitals, medical colleges and research institutes of the state has been started. Mental stress-related problems have increased due to coronavirus infection. This is the reason why this plan has been prepared to provide accessible mental health facilities.

No need to bring the patient to the hospital
The "Tele Manas" portal is being launched to provide mental health support under the National Mental Health Programme. Under normal circumstances, with the help of the consultancy, the patient will be able to get a medical facility on a single call while sitting at home. There will be no need to bring the patient to the hospital.

The names and phone numbers of doctors will be on the portal
A portal is being prepared to help the mentally ill. The names and phone numbers of doctors will be available on this portal. Patients will have the facility to seek medical advice from a doctor at any hospital.

Bareilly Mental Hospital is also preparing data
Bareilly Mental Hospital is preparing the data of mental patients. He is preparing the profile of the doctors of his hospital. Preparations are also being made to issue a 24-hour helpline number. Elaborate arrangements are being made to ensure that the patients do not face any kind of difficulty.

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