Breaking Barriers: The Rise of Fem Tech and its Impact on Women’s Health in India for the Masses – ET HealthWorld

Breaking Barriers: The Rise of Fem Tech and its Impact on Women’s Health in India for the Masses – ET HealthWorld

By Chetali Roy The subject of women’s healthcare and well-being has gained much attention in recent years, with individuals and businesses actively trying to understand women’s unique healthcare requirements. From the business standpoint, there has been a rise in businesses leveraging technology to offer products and services dedicated to ensuring women’s well-being and good health … Read more

From fitness apps to nutrition trackers: How Indian health start-ups use AI for wellness – ET HealthWorld

From fitness apps to nutrition trackers: How Indian health start-ups use AI for wellness – ET HealthWorld

New Delhi: In the realm of wellness, artificial intelligence (AI) is revolutionising the way health start-ups in India approach fitness and nutrition. Apps like HealthifyMe, Fitelo, and Fitterfly have been leveraging AI for years to deliver personalised solutions and innovative services. AI-powered solutions HealthifyMe, for instance, harnesses AI to analyse user data from continuous glucose … Read more

Wipro to implement medicare prescription payment plan platform for Independent Health – ET HealthWorld

Wipro to implement medicare prescription payment plan platform for Independent Health – ET HealthWorld

New Delhi: IT services company Wipro on Thursday said it has been selected by US-based Independent Health to implement its Medicare Prescription Payment Plan (MPPP360) platform for the upcoming open enrolment period. Starting in 2025, the Medicare Prescription Payment Plan will allow enrollees to make capped monthly payments for out-of-pocket prescription drugs, among other changes. … Read more

Focus on digital health leads to emergence of new roles in healthtech – ET HealthWorld

Focus on digital health leads to emergence of new roles in healthtech – ET HealthWorld

New Delhi: An increased focus on health, especially on digital health, is creating new roles in the healthtech sector. “Healthtech is leading the wellness charge in 2024, witnessing explosive growth. Leadership is in high demand for this segment,” says Somdutta Singh, Founder and CEO of Assiduus Global Inc. CIEL HR’s Health Tech Sector Employment Trends … Read more

Health conglomerate Kaiser notifies millions of a data breach – ET HealthWorld

Health conglomerate Kaiser notifies millions of a data breach – ET HealthWorld

London: U.S. health conglomerate Kaiser is notifying millions of its members of a data breach earlier this month, it reported in a notice posted on Thursday. The Kaiser Foundation Health Plan confirmed that 13.4 million residents had their information taken in a data breach, as per a legally required notice filed with the U.S. government … Read more

Linking CGHS and ABHA IDs will streamline healthcare, promote digital health: Experts – ET HealthWorld

Linking CGHS and ABHA IDs will streamline healthcare, promote digital health: Experts – ET HealthWorld

New Delhi: Experts and doctors have lauded the mandatory linking of CGHS beneficiary IDs with ABHA (Ayushman Bharat Health Account) numbers and termed it as a significant stride towards revolutionizing healthcare accessibility and digital health management. The pioneering move holds immense potential to reshape the healthcare landscape, offering a seamless integration of healthcare services and … Read more

Can health secretary name NHS trusts performing well?

Can health secretary name NHS trusts performing well?

Victoria Atkins was challenged to name some health trusts meeting their targets to cut waiting lists. But the health secretary said she was wanted to be “even handed” and declined to name any individual trusts hitting the expected standard for treating 80% of people in casualty within four hours. BBC Breakfast’s Naga Munchetty pressed her … Read more

Do you have an iPhone finger? Is it harming your health in any way? – ET HealthWorld

Do you have an iPhone finger? Is it harming your health in any way? – ET HealthWorld

The way we hold our phones sometimes with the phone’s weight resting on your pinky finger. If you picture yourself holding an iPhone, you can see that the pressure causes a noticeable dent, which is why it’s called “iPhone finger.” This discovery sparked a conversation about how this indentation might change how one looks in … Read more