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 a safer infusion therapy system for patients to avoid any infections acquired in hospitals, especially in ICUs. This is significant as Hyderabad probably has the largest number of per capita beds as compared to other large cities in India.

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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 just seven doctors per 1,000 people, per a report released by health minister J.P. Nadda. So not surprisingly most discussions in healthcare today are around ways and means to build more infrastructure and increase access to care. Indian healthcare was ranked 112th in the world in a survey by the WHO. So there is a sense of urgency to improve our care standards. Many startups have sprung up in the healthcare space promoting better health and preventive care. Investments are pouring into the country; new state of the art hospitals are being set up. Digital is the new mantra and we are soon going to live happier and healthier lives.

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