Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW) had put the concept note on National eHealth Authority (NeHA) on March, 2015. It also had a consultation meeting on setting up of NeHA in April, 2016. However, no further progress has been made.
India’s move to notify the Electronic Health Records standards in 2013 was a progress towards digitisation of healthcare. Establishment of a statutory authority, NeHA, could have been a key step to leverage telemedicine and mobile healthcare