Managing facilities better in a social distancing world – ET HealthWorld

By Amrita Chowdhury, Director and Co-founder, Gaia As a result of covid-19, The Internet of Things (IoT) became a key building block being deployed to eradicate the virus, get us back to work safely and to kick start the global economy by helping us to improve the hospital productivity and patient experience through data-driven operations. […]

We need to build a ‘digital culture’ for pharma research : Sauri Gudlavalleti, Global Head, IPDO, Dr.Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd – ET HealthWorld

A 2017 McKinsey report describes Digital in healthcare R&D as a $100 bn opportunity. The top 7 Indian generic pharmaceutical companies spend over $1.5 bn a year in R&D and develop hundreds of products each year. In the current pandemic situation, there is a need to expand pharmaceutical research efforts while still maintaining lean lab […]

Therapeutic intervention the key to mitigating adverse impact of covid-19 pandemic – ET HealthWorld

By Dr. Prathap Kumar N As part of the guidelines issued for detailing the illness trajectories of covid-19 survivors, the National Health Commission (NHC) of China has stated that recovered patients could suffer from adverse health effects. China’s apex healthcare body has stated that long-term damage to internal organs could be the conclusive after-effect of […]

“India could bleed itself dry amidst covid-19 crisis owing to blood shortage” – ET HealthWorld

By Sh. Heera Lal India’s blood shortage crisis is no alien to headlines. Now with a corona virus fear, blood banks in the country are going to face even tougher times ahead. Despite the massive burden of trauma and surgeries in the current situation, several hospitals in almost all states and union territories have been […]