Yearly Archives: 2017

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The challenge of Diabetes in India and how to manage the condition: A detailed analysis

India has been rightly called as the “Diabetes Capital of [...]

By | 2017-12-20T10:22:50+00:00 December 18th, 2017|Medical Education, Public Health|0 Comments

Columbia Asia Hospital’s Dr Nanda Kumar Jairam awarded “Healthcare Personality of The Year” by FICCI

Indian healthcare is growing at a tremendous pace today, owing [...]

By | 2017-08-21T13:15:57+00:00 August 21st, 2017|Healthcare Delivery|0 Comments

Dr. Mohan’s Diabetes Specialities Centres holds the fourth edition of Dr. Mohan’s Diabetes Update

Dr. Mohan’s Diabetes Specialities Centres recently, inaugurated its fourth edition [...]

By | 2017-07-31T12:37:06+00:00 July 31st, 2017|Healthcare Delivery|0 Comments

Telemedicine penetration in India is low but is growing very fast says Dr Harsha Rajaram, Columbia Asia Hospitals

  Healthcare ecosystem in India is still evolving. Considering the [...]

Did you know more adolescents In India die of Non-Communicable Diseases, Injuries, and Self-Harm than Infections

A study has revealed that more adolescents in India are [...]

By | 2017-07-24T08:57:31+00:00 July 24th, 2017|Public Health|2 Comments

Apollo Munich Health Insurance ranked as top ‘Great place to Work’ in Indian Insurance Sector

Leading  health insurer, Apollo Munich Health Insurance has been ranked [...]

By | 2017-07-08T11:05:18+00:00 July 8th, 2017|Health Insurance|0 Comments

Clinical trials demonstrate benefits of instant wave-free ratio (iFR) from Philips as compared to fractional flow reserve (FFR) for the assessment of coronary artery disease

Philips Healthcare recently announced that the results from two large [...]

By | 2017-03-24T04:21:43+00:00 March 24th, 2017|Healthcare Technology|0 Comments

Is having insurance (private and public) really the answer to India’s healthcare issues?

Reading Dr Vikram’s post on “is-health-insurance-the-answer-to-indias-healthcare-woes?” made me think. Well, [...]

By | 2017-03-24T00:59:23+00:00 March 24th, 2017|Public Health|3 Comments

India releases National Health Policy, focus on primary care, district hospitals and non communicable diseases

The Indian government today released the national health policy with [...]

By | 2017-03-21T22:16:29+00:00 March 17th, 2017|Public Health|1 Comment

Understanding basics and challenges of U.S. Health Insurance and lessons India can learn from them

United States has predominantly two types of insurance – Private [...]

By | 2017-03-16T03:44:29+00:00 March 16th, 2017|Health Insurance|5 Comments

Patient safety awareness in Infusion Therapy can reduce the rate of Hospital Acquired Infections (HAI)

Hyderabad City is among the first cities to have adopted [...]

By | 2017-03-03T04:09:57+00:00 March 3rd, 2017|Healthcare Delivery|0 Comments

Lack of collaboration and communication, reason for the mess in the healthcare system in India

It was revealed that India has only 938,861 registered allopathy doctors or [...]

By | 2017-02-11T11:15:36+00:00 February 11th, 2017|Healthcare Delivery|2 Comments