As an enabler technology has influenced every facet of our lives, playing a pivotal role to facilitate different deliverables in every sectors including healthcare. Digital technology, touted as game-changer, has transformed whole gamut of patient care, enabling people of every strata of society to avail accessible, quality, and affordable medical care.
In the wake of an unprecedented rise in non-communicable diseases due to number of reasons including sedentary lifestyle, smart care is in huge demand. Patients seek better clinical results in hassle free manner.
Service providers are expected to deliver value for the money integrating all components of delivery process including technology and innovative practices, which ultimately led to genesis of smart hospitals. eHealth’s latest issue is based on similar theme of Smart Hospital which brings to the fore the holistic way of delivery of patient care.
Our cover story titled ‘Smart Hospitals– Laying robust foundation of smart delivery of care’ highlights many factors which are responsible for providing people an enriched healthcare experience. The magazine also carries special feature titled ‘Technology paving path for digital pathology’ which underlines the fact how digital transformation in pathology segment has enabled people to avail best facilities in quickest possible time.
The issue also carries a special story on budget comprising experts’ viewpoints decoding pointers out of the Union Budget 2019-20. We also have interviews of OMNI Hospitals’ Group CEO Dr Aloke Mullick and its Group COO Dr Nageswar K, who talk about latest tech-led initiatives undertaken by the hospital to bolster patient care.
The magazine carries an insightful article by Neeraj Lal, VP and Cluster Head of Rainbow Children’s Hospital, Bengaluru, where he provides insight about the industry.
The magazine also carries a conference report on Healthcare Summit, Mumbai, comprising outcomes in terms of experts’ inputs to augment healthcare delivery mechanism.
With such a bouquet of special feature, articles, and interviews, I hope the latest issue of the magazine will evoke an invaluable feedback of our esteemed readers.