Corpus Expands Foray into the IPTV Domain-Healthcare TV

Sachin Tummala, CEO of Corpus Media Labs says “IPTV allows healthcare providers the ability to deliver TV services to patient rooms and lounge areas with a level of granularity that has previously been unavailable.”

Online PR News – 05-July-2012 – July 4/ Andhra Pradesh – After successful implementation of Hotel IPTV solutions with some top line hotel chains like Accor Group and digital signage solutions with Thai Food Network, Corpus Media Labs now ventures into the lucrative healthcare TV by providing IPTV & digital signage solutions.

India is one of the most booming healthcare industry’s and analysts estimate health care sector in India is expected to reach US $100 billion by 2015 and is growing at a rate of 20% per year.

IPTV technology offers advanced & highly flexible communications facilities throughout healthcare environment to patients. Sachin Tummala, CEO of Corpus Media Labs says “The system is highly advanced, flexible, customizable and an asset to any healthcare environment. IPTV allows healthcare providers the ability to deliver TV services to patient rooms and lounge areas with a level of granularity that has previously been unavailable.”

This helps hospitals to bring new ways to remote monitor, predict and manage patient behavior with reduced cost & manpower. Sachin further says “Additional features and benefits include delivery of video conferencing with patients, Picture Archiving & Communication System (PACS) which provides economical storage, convenient & immediate access to patient records, prescription of telemedicine along with health TV integration, video on demand & content to patient rooms and lounge areas to enhance revenues, delivery of TV services over a single network infrastructure and the ability to remove expensive and unreliable Coax cabled networks”. Besides, from a patient perspective medical information is readily available at the click of a button reducing the need to carry medical records and prescriptions and video conferencing facility with members of the family.

Talking about the digital signage solutions, Sachin says “We are happy to announce that Corpus Media Labs has signed an MoU with `Moonwalk’ to provide signage solutions that are tailor made to stream health related content across hospitals & clinics”. Bringing out the enormous opportunity of digital signage in healthcare, he points out “Using digital signage, health care providers can beam important information to staff, patients & visitors at entry points and waiting areas. Content can be made relevant to the day’s activities, doctors available in the hospital, layout of various departments and interviews with medical specialists. It can also be used to provide training & service information which can improve productivity & reduce training time & cost”.
With the launch of products & solutions to suit the different market needs of emerging cable TV digitization in India, Corpus Media Labs goes on to tap the tremendous potential of IPTV solutions in health care.

About Corpus :
Corpus ( was founded in 1999 as a Technology Company with its headquarters in Bangalore and offices in Hyderabad & Noida in India, Singapore, London, South Africa and Dallas, Texas. Corpus Media Labs (a brand of Corpus Software Pvt Ltd) suite of products & services are globally targeted for Cable, DTH, Terrestrial & Mobile operators, in addition to Telco’s & ISP’s; by way of offering solutions like DTV Middleware’s, applications & Value Added Services, Hybrid & IPTV as Managed Services, turnkey Hotel TV & Community TV solutions, Open Internet based targeted IPTV (for ethnic communities) & OTT Solutions. These solutions are offered as integrated solutions either as a Managed Service, as a PAAS or as deployable custom built end-to-end solutions.