Digital healthcare is the need of the hour, say healthcare experts

Healthcare sector is significantly changing with technology assimilation. On Wednesday, a session on Digital healthcare was specially addressed at the Conference of Indian Industry (CII)

Digital healthcare is the need of the hour, say healthcare expertsDigitalisation, as we call it today, is sweeping across every aspect of our daily lives in all possible ways. With digital interference in every field, it has become the need of the hour for us, to have it even in the healthcare sector. “Digital health can completely change the way we function. We need visualisers […]

Experts say budget ‘positive for health care sector in India’

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's inclusion of crucial points needed to boost India’s health sector and reduce the wide gap between doctor-patient ratio in the budget has been appreciated and welcomed

Experts say budget ‘positive for health care sector in India’The health-care experts have welcomed government’s move to strengthen India’s ailing health care sector by making prominent announcements in this year’s Union Budget. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the Budget 2017-18 today (February 1) in Lok Sabha. In his speech, Jaitley announced government’s action plan to eliminate tuberculosis by 2025, Kala Azar and Filariasis by […]

India’s health budget likely to see a substantial rise

An increase in the budget allocation, if finalized, would signal an acknowledgment from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's administration that the country needs to ramp up spending on the health sector

India’s health budget likely to see a substantial riseIndia’s health ministry is likely to see a substantial increase in funding, after it warned that its programs were short of cash and sought more than $1.2 billion in additional money, according to government officials and documents seen by Reuters. The final numbers could change when Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presents the budget for fiscal […]