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Introduction
 
eHealth is a field at the intersection of medical informatics, public health and business. Applications of Information & Communication Technology (ICT) in healthcare delivery system have touched every aspect of human life. These applications are on the rise and more and more research is being conducted in order to improve healthcare services in the country. These improve healthcare services not only provide a healthy life but also opportunity to invest in this area.
 
Central and State Governments in India have strengthen the healthcare delivery by initiatives such as, Mission Mobile Medical Unit (MMU) and telemedicine Division of National Health Mission along with several eHealth schemes at state levels.
 
However the eHealth technologies in India are in early stages and therefore it calls for an action to generate awareness about these technologies. At this point the role of private healthcare sector is extremely crucial. Private sector with ability to experiment and innovate can increase the reach of improved healthcare services to the masses.
 
In view of addressing these key issues ASSOCHAM is organizing National Summit on ICT in Healthcare - Changing dimensions of Healthcare in India whichwill bring the crème-de- la- crème of the healthcare fraternity who will share their insights on crucial subjects like affordable healthcare, patient safety, mHealth etc.
The platform will provides an opportunity to the policy makers, eminent health experts, researchers, solution developers and technocrats from across India and beyond, to meet & share the knowledge about the latest developments in Health Information Communication Technology (HICT) and interact with the stakeholders in the entire continuum of care about the challenges and opportunities in the healthcare sector.
 
Conference Objectives
  • To create awareness on benefits of eHealth Services (such as telemedicine technologies including teleradiology, telepatology and telepyschology)
  • Impact long term strategic plan towards development of eHealth services and integration of eHealth technologies in Indian Healthcare System.
  • Address major policy gaps and infrastructural issues in implementing eHealth services
  • Promoting e Health learning initiatives towards educating public health experts
  • Facilitating development of eHealth solutions such as, mobile applications and websites.
Focus Areas
  • Development of affordable and quality healthcare services by implementing eHealth solutions
  • Empowerment of patients by making the knowledge bases of medicines and personal electronic healthcare records accessible to patients over the internet
  • How to enhance efficiencies of eHealth services  
  • Analyzing successful eHealth technologies and schemes
  • Extending the scope of health care beyond its conventional geographical boundaries
  • Concentrate on global Standards of handling patient healthcare information
  • Ethical issues and probable challenges
Awards objective
 
The ICT in Healthcare Awards would celebrate and acknowledge unique and innovative initiatives in Healthcare sector across the country. The applicants will be required to fill in a Self-Nomination form.
 
Awards Process: Nominations will be screened by an eminent panel of jury members, who will then choose the best project from each category.
 
Awards Categories
  1. mHealth Project of the Year
  2. PPP Initiative of the Year in Healthcare
  3. Civil Society/ Development Agency Initiative of the Year
  4. Health Insurance Initiative of the Year
  5. Telemedicine Initiative of the Year
  6. Innovative Use of Technology by a Hospital
  7. Innovative Use of Technology by a Diagnostic Service Provider
  8. HIS & HMIS Provider of the Year
  9. Innovative Domestic player of the Year
  10. Innovative International player of the Year
Why Attend?
 
MEET high level national as well as international dignitaries, international development organisations, service providers, IT vendors, consulting firms top level decision makers, experts, leaders and stakeholders in ICT arena on health from across the world at one platform
 
NETWORK with policymakers from different countries, analysts, experts, ICT entrepreneurs to engage in an action-oriented policy dialogues and debates around the key emerging issues in the field of health
WITNESS innovative ICT solutions on health sectors at a global level
 
ACCESS to exhibition which will showcase cutting edge developments in ICT
 
SHARE and LEARN the best practices and knowledge
 
Participant Profile 
  • Health Ministers of various state governments
  • Health Secretaries and senior government officials
  • Administrative officers from foreign Hospitals
  • Leaders of Private Sector companies that are actively collaborating with the government in the area of e-Health
  • CEOs, CMOs, CFOs, CIOs, CTOs of healthcare organizations
  • Senior administrators, HODs and business managers of hospitals
  • Investors from private equity and venture capital firms
  • Vendors and suppliers of hospital materials, technologies, equipments and devices
  • Healthcare consultants and experts

Registration Fees: 

  • Delegate Fee: 3,000/- per delegate (10% discount for three or more persons from the same organization.)