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How can ICTs facilitate city decision-making processes?
Providing better Health Care Facilites
Feb 28, 2014 KANIKA S

ICTs are capable of generating data which can be analyze to provide better healthcare facilities to the citizens. This can also help in controlling & tracking epidemic outbreak by alerting the citizens to take preventive measures.

For Example Google Flu Trends, analyzes flu-related Internet search terms like "flu symptoms" or "flu medication" to estimate flu activity in different areas. It tracks flu outbreaks globally.

Another tool, HealthMap, which is sponsored by Boston Children's Hospital, mines online news reports to track outbreaks in real time. .

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