The healthcare industry has been making efforts to improve the efficiency, affordability and most importantly, the availability of services. Lots of changes have occurred in the past few years as a result of this drive. There has been a decrease in hospital admissions as more people are served through outpatient care. With a population of 1.25 billion India not only requires an effective and easily accessible health care system but also one which can deliver health care facilities to the masses in remote areas of the country as well as to the robustly growing cities at low costs. As the Founder & Chief Operation Officer, Dr. Karthik N. Ramakrishnan rightly puts, “Patient should not chase care, instead the care should chase the patient”. In the face of a yawning gap between the...
Chitra Mishra, Special Editor
Dr. Sivakumaran Janakiraman, COO, KMCH
Guru Prasad, Director – Healthcare, Bosch
Vivek Srivastava, CEO, Healthcare at Home , India
Ishaq Quadri, Group CIO at KIMS Healthcare Management Ltd
Girish Koppar, Sr. Manager IT, Lilavati Hospital and Research Centre
Frank Wang, System VP, IDN Decision Support Analytics, Health First, Inc.