THE ROLE OF SOCIAL MESSAGING IN THE HEALTH PROMOTION AGAINST COVID-19 IN UZBEKISTAN

  • Dalal Koustuv Innovation Centre, E-Health Department, Tashkent Pediatric Medical Institute, Tashkent, Uzbekistan
  • Igor Vikhrov Innovation Centre, E-Health Department, Tashkent Pediatric Medical Institute, Tashkent, Uzbekistan
  • Noiba Azimova Kolkata Hematological Education & Research Initiative, Kolkata, India
  • Sayantan Chakraborty Kolkata Hematological Education & Research Initiative, Kolkata, India
Keywords: Covid 19, pandemic, messenger, social network.

Abstract

During the Covid 19 pandemic, according to health guideline, the people of Uzbekistan maintain social distancing along with the rest of the world. A special republican commission "To prepare a program of measures to prevent the import and spread of the type of coronavirus into Uzbekistan" has been created on the territory of the Republic of Uzbekistan. The social network is a media by which we can spread a message to many people as most people use it today. Social media and the health care system are a special combination. It is one of the most important ways to raise public awareness of new, emerging and emerging health problems. Through Telegram messenger, a health information platform was created and spread regarding Covid 19 by the Uzbekistan government. People were attached to this platform initially very rapidly, but by the time the subscribers were reduced. Survey explored Covid 19 and updates for the same was gripped by the people very fast through social sites. The study enlightened the area of coordination between the internet and health and shows how we can utilize eHealth more and more in low- and middle-income countries.

Published
2021-06-29