HCL: Future of healthcare

HCL’s Connected Digital Healthcare (CDH)

Your medical history is all at your finger tips. Driven by the Internet of Things, HCL brings to you a health app on your smart device which provides all your health history and also can capture your pre and post-surgery vitals communicating with the cloud.   (Courtesy: Youtube)

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La Renon to offer comprehensive solutions for chronic diseases

La Renon Healthcare Pvt. Ltd., a leading pharmaceutical research, marketing and manufacturing company has raised INR 100 crore in Series A funding from Sequoia. The company will use the investment to enhance its Research and Development capabilities and to expand into new categories within the chronic diseases management space. DISCLAIMER: …


Intel researchers bring frugal innovation to Indian healthcare

Kumar Ranganathan, leader of Intel India’s biosignaling lab, instructed his subordinates to embrace frugal innovation in order to create a device that could increase rural access to cardiac and blood-glucose monitoring. That was four years ago, and the end product is a device is called LifePhonePlus. Unlike urban middle class …


Beyond Technology: Bedside manners matter

A 2014 research review, indicates that a physician with good bedside manners can positively impact patient outcomes. The review, which was reported online in the journal, PloS One, covered 13 clinical trials, and revealed that when doctors were given training to enhance their interpersonal skills, their patients experienced better results …


CeBIT India Conference: Medical equipments sorely needed

India needs special medical equipment to suit our environment, which is beset with a large rural population and infrastructure shortages, limiting access to healthcare, opined industry watchers at CeBIT India conference. Devi Prasad Shetty, Chairman, Narayana Health said that technology is not very expensive if it’s used for the masses …