Healthcare has become one of India’s largest sectors - both in terms of revenue and employment. Healthcare comprises hospitals, medical devices, clinical trials, outsourcing, telemedicine, medical tourism, health insurance and medical equipment. The Indian healthcare sector is growing at a brisk pace due to its strengthening coverage, services and increasing expenditure by public as well private players.
Indian healthcare delivery system is categorised into two major components - public and private. The Government, i.e. public healthcare system comprises limited secondary and tertiary care institutions in key cities and focuses on providing basic healthcare facilities in the form of primary healthcare centres (PHCs) in rural areas. The private sector provides majority of secondary, tertiary and quaternary care institutions with a major concentration in metros, tier I and tier II cities.
India's competitive advantage lies in its large pool of well-trained medical professionals. India is also cost competitive compared to its peers in Asia and Western countries. The cost of surgery in ...Read more..
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Certified counselors work with children and adults in a variety of settings, such as college counseling centers, elementary or secondary schools, community-based mental health facilities and private practices. They might assist clients in understa..Read More
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A health and wellness consultant is a professional who assists individuals in achieving and maintaining optimum wellness by advising them about healthy diets and exercise, as well as methods to cope with stress. They help people to lead physically..Read More
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Optometrists examine and test clients' vision, diagnose problems with visual and optical problems, and prescribe spectacles, contact lenses and other optical aids. They perform vision tests to determine the necessity for glasses or spectacles ..Read More
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Ward attenders perform administrative duties within a hospital setting. Their job duties are similar to those performed by receptionists and might include answering phones or retrieving and filing patients' medical records. These clerks may ne..Read More
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A massage therapist, or masseuse, is a health care professional who provides massages to patients who are undergoing physical therapy, suffering from health problems or want to relieve stress. Massage therapists aim to reduce pain, heal injuries a..Read More
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Bachelor of Science in Health Information Administration is an undergraduate Hospital and Health Care Management programme. The course teaches about the management of health information systems consistent with medical, admini..Read More
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Master of Business Administration in Healthcare Administration is a postgraduate Hospital and Healthcare Management programme. In this program you will learn as how to manage different tasks related to healthcare settings. MBA in Healthcare A..Read More
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M.Tech. Health, Safety & Environmental Engineering or Master of Technology in Health, Safety & Environmental Engineering is a postgraduate Environmental Engineering course. It provides an innovative, high-quality learning opportunity in He..Read More