Currently, Health IT constitutes only 1 per cent of the overall healthcare market in India with a share of around $1 billion. However, this segment is growing rapidly and is witnessing a lot of action in terms of innovative solutions and investment.
The sector is driven mainly by the India’s IT capabilities, which are put to good use by Health IT companies to bridge the health service delivery gaps and infuse new efficiencies into the operations of health organisations. Emergence of cloud computing, artificial intelligence and data analytics is playing a crucial role to bring healthcare closer to the doorsteps of the people.
Many Mobile Apps and websites have been making conscious efforts to provide critical medical care to patients suffering from non-communicable diseases like diabetes, cancer, cardio-vascular diseases etc. through their technology platforms.