Positive India: With the help of this software, patients needing ventilators will be identified

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The software can now identify patients who need ventilator support in the ICU. Referring to the patient in time will help in making necessary arrangements before an emergency. There is an algorithm in the software called Covid Severity Score (CSS) software that measures corona patients by a set of parameters. It scores multiple times for each patient using a pre-defined dynamic algorithm and returns a Covid Severity Score (CSS) to map it to a graphical trend.


This software technology is being used in three community COVID care centers in Kolkata and the suburbs, including a 100-bed government COVID care center at Barrackpore, Kolkata. To meet sudden ICU and other emergency needs during the Corona pandemic. Doing so has been a challenge for hospitals. Timely information about such situations will help in managing the health crisis better.