Health IT Application in Pandemic Era


  • Panjai Tantatsanawong Department of Computing, Faculty of Science, Silpakorn University


Telemedicine, Health Applications, Risk Communication


The COVID-19 outbreak has severely impacted the lives of people, which including social systems and the economic system of Thailand. Telemedicine system is still the most widely used application in the epidemic era. It consists of a consulting system or health diagnosis, monitoring system and health information system Providing health information inquiry services or give advice on disease and medical learning system, which is a source of learning and disseminating knowledge for doctors or specialists. In addition, there are many agencies that develop information technology applications to support the work of healthcare professionals, such as the “CHIVID” application, as well as the development of infrastructure to integrate and maintain healthcare services efficiency. Robots are also being developed to support medical care, such as delivering food and medical supplies. Tele-communication between medical personnel and patients, etc. In order to be aware of accurate information about the epidemic, the Thai platform knows “Thai Roo Soo COVID”, which is an important mechanism for communicating risks to people. In addition, the development of an application prototype that searches for blood donors was one of the ideas introduced during the epidemic era.




How to Cite

Tantatsanawong, P. . (2022). Health IT Application in Pandemic Era. Journal of the Thai Medical Informatics Association, 8(1), 34–37. Retrieved from