06 July 2021 | News
The courses designed and developed by Wipro GE Healthcare will be delivered online
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Tech Mahindra Foundation and Wipro GE Healthcare have partnered to offer skilling and upskilling courses to students and healthcare technicians. This partnership will upskill existing paramedics and students pursuing radiology technician, operation theatre technician, critical care technician and emergency care technician courses.
The courses designed and developed by Wipro GE Healthcare will be delivered online, followed by interactive sessions with leading practising industry experts, along with exposure to immersive techniques and hands-on training on simulators/equipment.
Tech Mahindra Foundation (TMF) will join hands in offering the training to beginners as well as working technicians. The partnership aims to provide gainful employment opportunities for the unemployed youth as well as career progression for working paramedics.
Rakesh Soni, CEO, Tech Mahindra Foundation, said, "At our Tech Mahindra SMART Academies for Healthcare, we believe in emphasising practical learning during the entire course along with the theoretical concepts. We are glad that this partnership will complement the practical learning of our students, alumnus, and also other allied Healthcare Technicians. It will additionally enable them to get exposure to simulator training on surgical equipment, and a high-end immersive experience."
Shravan Subramanyam, MD, Wipro GE Healthcare, South Asia. “This training will be readying the students for the opportunities that the healthcare sector has for technicians in radiology, operation theatre technology, critical care and emergency care” he added.