August 2017 - Volume 12 - Issue 04
Editorial Dr. Ravi Gupta, Editor-in-Chief
Smart healthcare is gradually yet surely changing the way health services are delivered in India. From smart and connected Internet of Things (IoT) devices, sensing technology and real-time data analytics to mobile apps connecting patients with doctors and test laboratories, technology... more
Cover Story

Smart healthcare is changing the dynamics of health services delivery in India and increasingly addressing the deepening health divide among the urban and rural communities across the country. With India poised to spend much... more
Leader's Perspective
Policymaker's Perspective
Transforming India's Rural Healthcare
Faggan Singh Kulaste
Minister of State for Health and
Family Welfare, Government of India
In a bid to revive the Indian healthcare sector, the government has decided to upgrade at least 141 district hospitals in the country. The move will have a massive impact on the Indian healthcare sector as every rural area will be covered under this initiative, says Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare... more
Electronic Medical Records Soon to Become a Reality in India
Dr Ajay Kumar
Additional Secretary, Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, Government of India
With the hospital management turning fully digital, Electronic Medical Records will soon become a reality in India, says Dr Ajay Kumar, Additional Secretary, Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology, Government of India,... more
Industry Perspective
Elsevier: Delivering Best Possible Clinical Care to Save Lives
Dr Lalit Singh
Director, Clinical Solutions and
Product Strategy, Elsevier Health
Elsevier serves healthcare professionals by integrating its evidence- based content into the care process and help them improve patient outcomes, says Dr Lalit Singh, Director, Clinical Solutions and Product Strategy, Elsevier Health... more
The Risks of Using Spurious Reagents to run Blood Analysers
Dr Rajeev Gautam
President, HORIBA Medical
(India) Pvt Ltd
Studies have established beyond doubt that most of the breakdowns are found in the laboratories which are using spurious or locally manufactured duplicate reagents to run their hematology analysers, writes Dr Rajeev Gautam, President... more
Industry Perspective
IVH: A Reliable Companion of Medical Travellers
Gaurav Pandey
Co-founder and Lead-Information Technology, India Virtual Hospital
India Virtual Hospital's technology backbone is designed in such a manner that it can handle thousands of patients' queries with minimal manual intervention under pre-defined sets of quality parameters, says Gaurav Pandey, Co-founder and Lead-Information Technology, India Virtual Hospital (IVH)... more
Time to Think of Healthcare Beyond Hospitals
OP Yadava
CEO and Chief Cardiac Surgeon, National Heart Institute, New Delhi
The 21st century has seen us become a knowledge based society and the world has shrunk into a global village with erudite, better informed and connected citizens -- all meriting a re-think in the way we govern ourselves. There has, therefore, been a clarion call and a felt need for a change from the archaic, bureaucratic... more
Industry Initiative
Conference Report
Work Begins at Iconic Park for Medical Devices

Following 11 months of groundwork and planning, construction activity at Andhra Pradesh MedTech Zone (AMTZ), the 270-acre state-of-the-art iconic park dedicated to medical device manufacturing, has been initiated. Considered to be one of the most ambitious projects for achieving self reliance in domestically... more
7th Healthcare Leaders Forum, New Delhi

As a key stakeholder of the Indian healthcare sector, Elets Technomedia organised the 7th Healthcare Leaders Forum (HLF) - 2017 in New Delhi on June 30, with clear objectives of helping the industry get rid of redundancies and bridging the existing information gaps across the country and health... more
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