February-2017  - Special issue
Cover Story
Author: Anamika Sahu
The failure of a medical professional to correctly note down a patient's information can lead to either serious injuries or conditions and even loss of life. Despite several advancements in technology, transcription is still an imperfect... more>>

In My Opinion

Jitu Patel, CPEA, Ambassador - ME, India & SE Asia, and Ashok Garlapati, CSP, QEP, CMIOSH, Global VP
The economy of India is the sixth largest economy in the world measured by nominal GDP and the third largest by purchasing... more>>

Company of the Month

Anamika Sahu
India has reached Mars, but Indian healthcare sector seems to be residing in Pluto – far from the reach of an average common... more>>

Product of the Month

Abhijith Shetty
Medicines are believed to restore our health, but contrastingly a survey by WHO reports that one in 10 hospital admissions lead... more>>

20 Most Promising Healthcare Technology Solution Providers - 2017

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In the recent years, healthcare sector in India has gone beyond the brick and mortar constraint of traditional medical... more>>
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The doctor-patient ratio in India is around 1:2000, way less than the WHO norm of one doctor per 1000 citizens. Around 70... more>>
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A Nevada woman died after being infected by superbug NDM (named after India's capital New Delhi Mettalo-beta-lactamase) during... more>>
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Enterprise enabled Hospital Information Systems is need of hour which empowers all users of healthcare organization with... more>>
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Back in 1998, when the use of technology in the field of healthcare was very limited and management systems for the hospitals... more>>
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"We are India's first digital healthcare exchange," proclaims Mohit Khullar, Co-Founder, Nerve24. more>>
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Healthcare delivery is complex. The demands are infinite, reach and affordability is poor, service is fragmented, quality is... more>>
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Hospitals that still work on paper based medical records are denying the society a huge opportunity of using data to achieve... more>>
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People visit hospital to get cured, but it's a paradox that millions of them get sick with a hospital-acquired infection,... more>>

CXO Insights

Dr. Harsha Rajaram, VP – Telemedicine, Columbia Asia Hospitals
The application of telemedicine cannot be explained unilaterally. Since its inception, this field of medical practice has... more>>
Dr. Sunita Yadav, Head - Quality, Dalmia Medicare
Applying to colleges abroad and waiting for that agonizing acceptance letter is stressful enough; however, most students tend... more>>
Nilesh Aggarwal, Co-Founder, eMediNexus
Technology has touched every aspect of human life. This is true of the healthcare sector as well. Even till a few years back,... more>>
Vinay Rao, Co-Founder & Director, Healthalyze
Startups in general are facing a lot of validation in the marketplace today. The question being asked by many investor or... more>>
Dr. Mahesh Gupta, Chairman, KENT RO Systems
Everyone knows that our drinking water is not as good as it was during our forefather's time! Due to climatic changes, drought,... more>>
Anshul Mittal, Co-Founder, Konsult App
I would like to share an anecdote. This story was originally shared by Amit, my best pal since school. Amit usually drives his... more>>
Vijaybhasker Srinivas, Head - Process Control, LifeSpring Hospitals
Compared to employees, entrepreneurs are more responsive to customer needs, adapt product to changing customer needs faster,... more>>
Padma Shri Dr. Kamini Rao, Medical Director, Milann
In spite of the largely available awareness on infertility and its treatment options, it is disheartening to witness that many... more>>
Dr. Shikha Sharma, Founder, Dr. Shikha’s NutriHealth
Headquartered in New Delhi, Dr. Shikha's NutriHealth is a healthcare technology platform that offers wellness and diseases... more>>
Bryn Wesch, CFO, Novus Medical Detox Center
Headquartered in the U.S., Novus Medical Detox provides superior medical services in a comfortable home-like environment by... more>>
Sachin Jaiswal, Co-Founder, Niki
Headquartered in Bengaluru, niki.ai is an AI powered technology platform that leverages natural language processing and machine... more>>

CEO Insights

Rajesh Mundra, CEO, Truworth Wellness
Technology is an essential part of our lives today, the importance of which is undeniable in the fast- led tech - driven world.... more>>


Anamika Sahu
Most of us know that Ayurveda and Yoga originated from India but many of us are ignorant of the fact that the founding father... more>>
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