Healthcare – Feedback


In order to streamline the health information and facilitate effective management of the same, the central government has proposed to create a National Health Stack (NHS) which envisages a centralized health record for all citizens of country. Proposed NHS is an approach to address the challenge and seeks to employ latest technology including big data […]

Organic India, an organic food and supplements firm controlled by ethnic wear retailer Fabindia, is in talks to buy significant stake in nutritionist Shikha Sharma’s NutriHealth, which provides personalised nutrition management services, a person familiar with development said. Organic India will buy 20-40% stake in Delhi-based NutriHealth and the two companies have already signed term […]

Tata Elxsi which specializes in the core designing of drug delivery devices and surgical equipment for leading Indian pharma and medical technology companies, aims to consolidate its presence in life-saving injectables. There are very few design providers in India who meet the end-to-end requirements of customers. Main challenge is to find design solution providers who […]

As part of the transaction, the firm has invested over $130 million in a combination of primary capital and secondary purchases to acquire a significant stake in the firm. Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences (KIMS Hospitals), a healthcare group with a sizeable presence in Telangana and Andhra Pradesh, on Wednesday announced that it had received […]

Shareholders will get 80% of value of GE Healthcare as a tax-free distribution of shares. General Electric Co said on Tuesday it will spin off its healthcare business and divest its stake in oil-services company Baker Hughes, leaving the once-sprawling conglomerate focused on jet engines, power plants, and renewable energy. Changes are designed to reward […]

Government may announce scheme on Aug 15; to be operationalised from October. Ayushman Bharat, India’s most ambitious healthcare scheme, faces numerous challenges – from tracking beneficiaries in urban areas lacking residential addresses to mapping of private hospitals that need to be empanelled. CEO of Ayushman Bharat, Indu Bhushan, speaks on how the government plans to […]

Gauhati Medical College and Hospital (GMCH) was today linked with cancer hospitals of the Tatas in Mumbai and Kolkata, enabling doctors here to consult their counterparts in 2 cities. Tata Trusts Chairman Ratan Tata and Assam Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma today rolled out a platform, ‘Digital Nerve Centre (DiNC)’, to connect cancer care unit […]

China has agreed to conduct specific training programmes for domestic healthcare companies to understand their regulatory system, which will promote India’s exports from the sector,. Move assumes significance as it takes years for Indian healthcare companies to obtain regulatory clearances for their products in China. “China has assured us that they would provide a platform […]

While artificial intelligence (AI) technology based chatbot is making its presence felt in many different sectors in India like banking, insurance, FMCG to name a few, it is yet to make an impact in the healthcare industry. Healthcare sector can be roughly divided into three categories– pharmaceutical industry, diagnostic centres and hospitals & doctors. While […]

Fortis Healthcare today said one of its subsidiaries has sold off 18.2 million units of RHT Health Trust for 13.65 million SGD (around Rs 69 crore). “Fortis Healthcare International Ltd., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Fortis Healthcare has on May 30, 2018 sold off 18.2 million units of RHT Health Trust, an associate of the company,” […]