We are living in exciting times. India looks poised to make great strides on the road to growth and development. As Indians take to this path, the health is taking precedence over all other matters.
Underpinned by strong capabilities in skills, innovation and cost effectiveness without compromising on quality, the Indian healthcare industry is ready to face the future with a renewed confidence.
Our cover interview of Dr DS Rana, Chairman, Board of Management, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, offers a glimpse of the Indian healthcare from the perspective of digitisation in healthcare space post-demonetisation, technological advancements, current R&D scene and the values underpinning one of the most noble professions of the world.
Today, India is standing at a crossroad where on one hand the country is in a unique position to reap the benefits of its demographic dividends. On the other hand, its young population is increasingly getting exposed to the dangers of various lifestyle diseases.
Our special story on wellness industry explores this sunrise industry, which creates a unique confluence of technology and tradition to offer holistic healthcare solutions to the vulnerable population.
The special feature on the vaccine industry is aimed at recognising one of the greatest success stories that India has scripted in the pharma sector. With every third vaccine in the world being produced in India, the country has emerged as the vaccine capital of the world.
To underscore Indias capabilities in this essential segment, we have also carried an interview of Dr Suresh Jadhav, utive Director, Serum Institute of India, the worlds largest manufacturer of vaccines in terms of doses.
The eHealth Annual Resource Guide with this edition is a way to enable readers to learn about some of the leading healthcare providers in the country who are committed to improve healthcare delivery system with focus on innovation and quality.
Our bouquet of stories tries to capture the latest trends in the healthcare sector and carries perspectives of experts and those who matter the most. We sincerely believe that the December issue of eHealth will give you new insights into the sector, helping you grow and keep inventing newer solutions for public good.
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