Project VKN ECHOs:INNOVATIVE VIRTUAL-MENTORING MODEL FOR SKILLED CAPACITY AND QUALITY CARE IN ADDICTION and MENTAL HEALTH
Project VKN NIMHANS ECHO
Patient Centric Learning
Leveraging Smartphone and 4G/internet
Increased Access to Addiction Specialist Care
Accreditation: No Cost
Currently Running Project tele-ECHOs
Our Experts & Support Staffs
Dr. Bhavya K Bairy
Dr Sumit Durgoji
Ms Sandeepa Kaur
Ms.Meghana M S
Is this program recognized: yes
Yes,This initiative is recognized by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare . Following the succe...Read More..
Is it Digital: Yes it is a Blended learning. Weekly face to face tele-ECHO clinics + Self paced e-learning .
This is an Online program and can be accessible in any internet enabled device including smartphone ...Read More..
Is there Accreditation Certificate: Yes. Each programe has certain criteria
Yes. Each program has certain criteria like number of case discussions, assignment etc. Once you get...Read More..
Is it same as E-learning like MOOCs: NO, the focuss here is Hub and Spoke learning in which the remote participants present the patient case summary to our Specialists and discuss the “best management” during LIVE virtual tele-ECHO clinics happen in a fixed time of a week
Who can Join: Meant for Health Care Providers like Doctors, Nurses, Counsellors, Pharmacy, Public health etc
The mission of this initiative is to increase access to Quality care in Addiction and Mental Health ...Read More..
Mr. Kunzang Tenzin, Addiction Counsellor, Bhutan
Final words of this VKN program: 1. It is very useful to all addiction counselors 2. It gives lot of updated information that we are updated ourselves 3. We enjoyed this platform by exchanging knowledge 4. Good time to increase network of addiction ...
Feedback 1: Dr Saranya
Today's session went well. Thank you and NIMHANS. No registration fees. No traffic snarls. Sat in my bedroom with my laptop, i was really there at NIMHANS classroom. What a bonanza for an alumni! Saranya Devanathan, Psychiatrist Bangalore.
Ms Sandhya Cashikar Bangalore
the class was interesting. thank you VKN team
Ms Manasi , Cuttack
I learnt a lot from each and everyone in that group which may help me in future for a better professional growth. I wish in coming years ,I may also get few other chances to be a part of this team. My only request is to add few PSW expertise in your