The healthcare industry is facing a crunch of not just doctors, but also qualified and trained paramedics. Another concern is that several hospitals are reluctant to give a try to concept of Home Healthcare. Globally, home healthcare segment comprises of 3-6 percent of the total healthcare market, and on extrapolating Indian home healthcare market can reach Rs 10.0 lakh crore by 2020.
As per World Health Statistics (2015), India needs to add at least 6,50,000 beds by 2017, requiring a capital investment of Rs 1.6 lakh crore. Vivek Srivastava, CEO and Co-founder of HealthCare atHOME sees a potential in home healthcare industry that can help bridge this gap by reducing the pressure on the hospital infrastructure, ensuring smooth transition from hospital to home etc. Click on the link to read more… http://bit.ly/2mz0oWJ