Dr. Shikha Panwar talks about Breast Cancer & the importance of early detection

Dr. Shikha Panwar is a Leading Radiologist based in New Delhi Breast cancer diagnosis and treatment have evolved tremendously over the last two decades. 3D- mammography or digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) is the latest imaging technology for the breast cancer diagnosis, which has significantly improved the diagnostic accuracy of breast cancer detection even in women […]

Over 100 scientists join hands with the United Nations to build public confidence in COVID-19 vaccines through Team Halo

61% respondents from India said that they are skeptical about COVID-19 vaccines and would prefer not to take it immediately even if it is made available by early next year. This is worrying news for scientists working to develop vaccines that will put an end to the pandemic As the world eagerly awaits the roll […]

The New Norms of Hospital Operations

Technology, adaptation of design and patient focused care will be the new mantra for 2021 By: Santosh Rathi The Covid-19 outbreak has made the general public vary of visiting the hospital due to the fear of infections and has made them resort to tele consultations. Number of people visiting out-patient divisions (OPD) has narrowed down […]

Leapfrogging to a Digital Healthcare System – a FICCI & BCG report

In this joint FICCI-BCG publication, it has been explored how the healthcare delivery transformation can be achieved through the creation of an “open digital health ecosystem” or a health ODE. Such an ecosystem is defined as an open and secure digital health platform that can be leveraged by all entities, public and private, to unlock […]

Manipal Hospitals to take over Columbia Asia Hospitals

The new entity will have 27 hospitals across 15 cities with more than 7,300 beds and a strength of more than 4,000 doctors Manipal Hospitals has announced that it will acquire 100% stake in Columbia Asia Hospitals Private Limited. The transfer of ownership to Manipal Hospitals will be complete after regulatory approvals. Columbia Asia Hospitals […]

Siemens Healthineers plans India investment hub of EUR 160 million, to hire 1,800 digi experts

When completed in 2025, the first phase of the new campus will include 70,000 square meters of office space for the enlarged R&D center and 5,000 square meters of factory space To advance the digitalisation of healthcare and better serve the needs of emerging markets, Siemens Healthineers has announced plans to invest EUR 160 million […]