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Organization Contact Information

Name: Medical Imaging Marketplace
Street 1: 13 International Business Park
Street 2: #04-03
City: Singapore
Province:
Post Code: 609932
Country: Singapore
Phone: 64023564
Email: metupalle@gmail.com
Web Site: http://www.zaprad.com

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Dr
First Name: Vas
Last Name: Metupalle
Title: MD
Email: metupalle@gmail.com
Phone: +6581232719

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Ms
First Name: Sakthi
Last Name: Jagannathan
Title: IT Manager
Email: padmaja3836@gmail.com
Phone: +6564021846

General Information

Board Constituency: Private sector
Organization Type - Primary: Private Sector
Organization Type - Secondary: Company
Is your organization legally registered in your country: Yes
Organization Reach: International
Organization Description:
We have a business social network of radiologists and imaging centers, providing web based teleradiology. Based in Singapore and catering for all emerging countries to reduce the gap in number of radiologists in the world.

Key in managing TB is early detection, and treatment, with followup for screening. Chest XRay is an important tool in this.

We hope to assist in getting our radiologist members to provide free xray screening for TB, over our teelradiology platform at the emerging market hotspots.

 
Total number of staff in your organization: 11 - 25
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 1 - 5
Number of part-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 0
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 1 - 5
 
What is your organization's annual budget (USD) dedicated to TB? $1,001-$5,000
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: Internet search
If you were informed or referred by another partner of the Stop TB Partnership please tell us who:
Why do you wish join the Stop TB Partnership: Resource mobilization
 
Are you a member of a Stop TB national partnership: No
Are you in contact with your national TB programme: No
Please tell us how your organization is contributing to your country's national TB control plan:
Some of members report chest xrays from clinics in singapore that receive migrant owrkers. Everyday, we have about 350 chest xray TB screenings reported on our system currently. This is a fee based reporting within SIngapore. however, in the emerging world, we can use this teleradiology technology to provide free reporting.
 

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: Singapore
Which WHO region is the main focus of your work: South East Asian
Which countries do you do operate in:
(This includes countries you are conducting activities in)
India
Indonesia
Malaysia

Specializations

Delivery of health services and care
Technical Assistance

Specializations in Countries

Delivery of health services and care India
Delivery of health services and care Indonesia
Delivery of health services and care Malaysia
Technical Assistance India
Technical Assistance Indonesia
Technical Assistance Malaysia

Contribution

Please tell us how your organization will contribute to the Global Plan to Stop TB by briefly describing its involvement in any of the areas of work listed below:

New Diagnostics:
Using Healthcare IT to spot the TB hotspots with a heat map upon lab and radiology results

Research:
Using TeleHealth solution for radiology and lab to increase reach of qualified healthcare professionals to reach the remote locations.

Declaration

Declaration of interests:
No conflicts of interest were delacred.

Application date: January 29, 2012
Last updated: January 29, 2012