The Ray Of Hope
Right from booking appointment & tests to ordering medicines online, mobile apps played an important role in streamlining the healthcare arena while bridging the gap to a larger extent. Its importance was more felt in the rural areas that usually face the dearth of healthcare professionals. Sure the vision of out Prime Minister's Digital India has shown positive impact during these unprecedented times. However, we have a long way to go. Till the country has a strong internet connection with better broadband facilities and stronger connectivity, it is difficult to achieve the purpose of ensuring healthcare are for all.
Till then, it lies on the shoulders of our tech-experts who can leverage their know-how to build such apps that can run uninterrupted in any digital environment. We are grateful to the doctors who have made contribution beyond their call of duty and went all-in-all to fulfill what they promised when taking oath post completing their degree. We also thank the tech industry who created this seamless way of reaching to the doctors at the ease of one's home.
Saluting some such healthcare apps is our current edition of siliconindia Healthcare Magazine's `10 Most Promising Healthcare Mobile Apps 2020'. We have handpicked some of the companies and have brought to you their story. Read to know more about them.
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