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Baljit Singh Bedi

March 2, 2017
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Baljit Singh Bedi did B.Tech and M.Tech. from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Delhi.    After serving for five years in IIT, Delhi as researcher, he joined  Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology (MeitY), Government of India.  Major contributions over the years cover conceptualizing, evolving and implementation of a number of major Schemes involving electronics and IT in  different sectors of Indian economy.

 

As Head of Medical Electronics & Telemedicine Division, Baljit promoted the development of Telemedicine/eHealth Software platforms and launched a number of e-Health & Tele–health schemes covering many states in India. He was a Member of National Knowledge Commission’s Working Group on India-Health Information Network Development and its follow up actions. He is member of the National Committee on EMR Standardization set up by MoH&FW and headed its Interoperability Task Group.

 

Baljit is member of MoH&FW Legal Sub-Committee for EHR and also EHR Review Committee.   He is Chairman FICCI’s India Health Information Network (IHIN) Working Group on EHR and Standards.  He is Past President; Telemedicine Society of India (TSI) and till very recently was Adviser to Centre for Development of Advanced Computing, MeitY, GoI. Currently he is Chief Operating Officer of TSI.