Sadananda Reddy, Managing Director, Goldstar Healthcare Private Limited (GHPL) thinks cloud solutions are helpful in addressing the rising cost of healthcare
Kindly tell us about the Hospital Management and Information system solution, developed by Goldstar?
Goldstar Healthcare Private Limited has developed complete comprehensive Hospital Management and Information System that provides end-to-end modules/ features. The solution is developed on latest Microsoft dot net technology supports on MS SQL database and addresses all the departments in the hospital. The modules are integrated with each other based on the functionality.
With over two decades of exposure and experience in healthcare, how do you visualise and uate the IT transformation?
If we look at 10 to 15 years back HMIS means only billing software either outpatient or in patient billing some places registration and doctor appointments. None of us has any budget for HMIS, Electronics Dara Processing means buying some computers and printers and keeping computer peripherals. We were using maximum as Excel to compile and compare the data,mostly used word for everything. Today the healthcare industry is undergoing a substantial transformation and is progressively more looking to improve service delivery under the impact of an evolving end user profile, disease patterns and increasing healthcare costs. According to research firm Frost & Sullivan, a large number of healthcare facilities in this region are leveraging Information and communication technology (ICT), to boost service delivery and improve return of investment. Efficient, affordable and timely delivery of quality healthcare services is becoming a priority for healthcare companies. Emerging technologies such as cloud computing, big data analytics, advanced visualization tools, mobile and social technologies can revolutionize healthcare delivery. Cloud computing and cloud services not only addresses the challenge of rising healthcare costs by significantly reducing capital expenditure for healthcare providers, it also provides them with the flexibility and agility they require in the dynamic Asia-Pacific market. As per the report, almost 30 per cent of healthcare providers across the region are currently using cloud computing and cloud services while a number admit that this is a key technology focus for their budget in the near future. CIOs in the healthcare sector believes that mobile phones including smart phones and even tablet PCs are becoming the most popular communication channel for physicians.
In what way do you assist in enhancing operational efficiency?
Our Team of experts, who has extensive knowledge of more specific healthcare sector with various discipline will assist on the healthcare projects from inception till commissioning. The focused approaches that provide innovative solutions to the customer and the entire process shall be monitored through our collective approach. We identify and calculate the problems in each and every stage and take the proactive measures in related events to control the cost and time.