A Showcase Of The Best Information led Technology Innovations In The Indian Healthcare Industry

The healthcare industry is witnessing a huge technology shift. Rapid adoption of electronic records in hospitals, embedded medical devices, analytics and the growing use of wearables is rapidly transforming the way healthcare services are delivered. Driven by tech savvy patients, more and more hospitals today are embracing digital technologies, and its impact can be seen in every sphere of healthcare – from diagnosis to delivery. With increased digital adoption, the $ 100 billion, Indian healthcare market is predicted to grow at a CAGR of 23 per cent to $ 280 billion by 2020 (Source: Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu India).

Another report from Nasscom predicts that the Indian healthcare IT market to be valued at $1billion (about Rs 6,650 crore) and is likely to grow about 1.5 times by 2020. To better understand the state of IT in healthcare, Express Computer, an IT business magazine from the Indian Express Group has partnered with The Hospital Information Technology Association (HIT), a community of information technology professionals formed to enhance skills, knowledge and best practices across the hospital industry, to create a focused conference on the state of IT in healthcare in India

Topics to be discussed:

  • The importance of creating a Digital Culture
  • Digital Healthcare: Opportunities and Challenges
  • How emerging technologies like AI, IoT and Machine Learning can play a role in improving healthcare
  • Using Analytics for improving patient care
  • Managing privacy and data protection in the cloud era

This, the third edition of the Healthcare Information Technology Senate (HITS), will be held on 12 - 13 July, 2018 at New Delhi. Previous editions of HITS saw the presence of eminent thought leaders such as Arvind Sivaramakrishnan, Chief Information Officer, Apollo Hospitals; Pradeep Saha, SVP - IT, Max Hospitals; K V Kumar, CIO, Narayana Hospitals; Veneeth Purushothaman, CIO, Fortis Hospitals; K V Kumar, CIO, Narayana Hospitals, Inder Davalur - Group CIO, KIMS Hospitals, Hyderabad; Girish Kulkarni, Chairperson - CHIME India Chapter; Annie Mathew, President, HIMSS APAC India Chapter; Niranjan K Ramakrishnan, CIO, Sir Ganga Ram Hospital and Ishaq Quadri, Group CIO, KIMS.

HITS 2018 will feature sessions from some of the industry's most recognized leaders, who will share their insights into current technology innovations and share their perspectives on how digital is changing the game for the healthcare industry. We invite you to take advantage of this opportunity to participate in this conference, and gain from the benefit of interacting with the topmost leaders. As part of the conference, the focus will be on real-world use cases with industry focused tracks and panel discussions

Current Speakers

Sumit Puri

CIO, Max Healthcare

Tim Morris

Product & Partnerships
Director, ELSEVIER

Rajiv Sikka

Medanta Hospitals

Ishaq Quadri

Secretary and Board Member,
HIMSS APAC India Chapter

Girish Kulkarni

Chairperson - CHIME India
Chapter & CMIO,
Cytecare Hospitals

Niranjan Ramakrishnan

Kauvery Group
Of Hosptals

Mr. Vivek Saxena

National Manager,
Healthcare IT
Fujifilm India Pvt. Ltd

Veneeth Purushothaman

Fortis Hospitals

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