Since 2008, CloudMD Foundation has been on the mission to help underprivileged patients provide free healthcare. It is headquartered in Atlanta, GA, and provides services in Bangladesh and the United States. It has served over 9,000 patients across two chapters in Dhaka, Bangladesh, and over 1,500 patients in Atlanta, GA.
The organization was started by Dr. Aziz, a Cardiologist at Emory, and in partnership with DCI (Distressed Children and Infants) by establishing the first free clinic in Dhaka, Bangladesh. He hired local doctors in Dhaka to run the clinic, and when they needed expert help, Dr. Aziz advised them over Skype.
Dr. Aziz wanted to help many more underprivileged communities and add more volunteers (Physicians).
The key challenges were:
CloudMD wanted a scalable system that can allow other Physicians to volunteer and help consult more patients.
Bolt Today was first engaged to design the EMR system along with telemedicine capabilities.
The critical aspects of the Bolt Solution are: