HealthBox India Trust
Promote women’s health & improve access to services for non communicable diseases namely - diabetes,hypertension,cervical cancer,Breast cancer,anemia through enhanced health outreach.
Work and Achievements
Since Nov 2012 to Feb 2015 , Health Box India team has conducted 77 health camps in Urban slums and Rural parts of Bengaluru, screening 3876 women of lower socioeconomic group for Non communicable diseases. Women were screened for Hypertension , Diabetes ,Anemia , Bone density, Respiratory disease, Cancer cervix and Cancer breast free of cost . They were offered counseling using skill building videos in local languages developed by Health Box India team.
2385 women underwent Papsmear Test, 60 women with Low grade lesions and 32 women with High grade precancerous lesions of cervix have been diagnosed and treated.
305 women with Diabetes , 279 women with Hypertension 1488 women with anemia have been treated ,followed up and connected to care.
231 Reproductive tract infections have been treated or guided to care. The patients detected at the camps will be followed up by health workers using Health Box technology for treatment compliance and control of disease
Fund Utilisation Statement
To empower community health workers with mobile health technology to promote diseases prevention, early diagnosis and prevention of complication, behavioural changes and followup.