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Mental health startup Juno Clinic raises Rs 8cr

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Juno Clinic an online and offline start-up focused on mental health counselling and treatment, has raised Rs 8 crores as a part of a Pre-Series A fundraising round. The startup will use the fund to expand into both domestic and

Healthcare startup CureFit acquires online food delivery platform Kristys Kitchen

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Healthcare platform CureFit has acquired Bangalore-based premium online food delivery startup Kristys Kitchen in a cash and equity deal, for an undisclosed amount. Launched in September 2016 by Cristina Maiorescu, Sumit Sinha and Cedric Carvalho, Kristys Kitchen is a full-stack

Celes Care launches first virtual clinic for women in India

HYDERABAD, INDIA: Celes Care, a digital healthcare start-up today launched India’s first virtual health clinic for women. Founded by Silicon Valley entrepreneur, Raghu Bathina and US Certified Interventional Radiologist, Dr. Rajah Koppala, the company aims to provide women of all ages

VMware partners VizExplorer to build industry-specific IoT solution

VMware has partnered with operational intelligence solutions provider, VizExplorer to develop integrated IoT solutions. The partnership intends to enable customers to maximize value from their IoT use cases, in a timely and cost effective way, while managing, monitoring and securing

Y Combinator & Watsi partnering to see how technology can improve healthcare

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Y Combinator’s research arm YC Research is partnering healthcare nonprofit Watsi to fund a project to study the implications of technology in the healthcare space. Though the details of the funding have not been disclosed but according to Y Combinator

Practo introduces digital consent forms to improve healthcare experience

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In a bid to improve the healthcare experience for patients, digital healthcare platform, Practo has announced the integration of consent forms into the Practo Ray Tab. Consent forms are required to be signed for any surgical or cosmetic procedures to

Practo acquihires BI startup Enlightiks to boost its offerings for healthcare enterprises

BANGALORE, INDIA: Online healthcare platform, Practo has acquihired Bangalore-based Enlightiks that offers business intelligence (BI) solutions to healthcare enterprises for an undisclosed amount. Enlightiks’ primary offering is called Querent, which is a business intelligence and predictive analytics platform that provides actionable insights

SAP, Ramesh Nimmagadda Cancer Foundation working on to enhance cancer research data analysis

NEW DELHI, INDIA: Aligning with the company’s global pledge and the CEO, Bill McDermott’s vision to revolutionize healthcare industry, SAP India has adopted the cause of bettering cancer research in the country and announced its collaboration with the Ramesh Nimmagadda Cancer Foundation (RNCF), an

Healthcare, retail & banking biggest adopters of enterprise technology

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According to a report released by Microsoft Accelerator, startups in healthcare, retail, and banking, are the most “enterprise-ready” sectors in the Indian industry. The ‘Ecosystem Report on Enterprise Ready Startups 2016‘ has ranked the startups on the basis of their

Digital disruption in healthcare is a positive outcome in India

Anil Chopra Digital disruption is happening across most industries today. While it’s threatening the very existence of some industries, the outcome in healthcare is exactly the opposite. Digital is actually a boon for the healthcare segment in India. To understand

Healthcare startup Portea launches wellness segment with Portea Activ

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Bengaluru-based home healthcare firm, Portea providing in-home medical care has expanded into the wellness segment with its new offering Portea Activ. Portea Activ, launched 15 days back, is an end-to-end health and fitness program, which is expected to become a

Technology: A game changer for healthcare in India

Venkataraman Subramanian Technology is no longer confined only to the realm of IT and BFSI sectors, but has permeated to the Healthcare domain in India as well. Healthcare organizations are looking to information technology investments, be it in Cloud, Big

Security spends see upward spike as wearable devices hit the workplace

Wearable devices such as wristbands, eyewears, earwears and footwears are seeing increased use in different industry verticals such as healthcare, BFSI, defence and retail, as they provide hands-free operations, real-time data monitoring and network communication. Rise in availability of enterprise-focused

Narayana Health advances on telemedicine and virtual diagnostics

BENGALURU, INDIA: Narayana Health, a multispeciality tertiary level healthcare service provider in India has announced an

The next big thing in healthcare is Bots

Pratima H INDIA: Automated nutrition tracking, Glucose monitoring, Asthma notification through wearables, devices that manage increased

Apple acquires health tech startup Gliimpse

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Apple has acquired Gliimpse, a technology startup that translates medical records into actionable data, reports Fast

Kern Health Systems revamps infra with Cognizant

TEANECK, USA: Kern Health Systems (KHS), a managed care health plan serving more than 220,000 members

Stryker adding HANA muscle to its ERP

BANGALORE, INDIA: Stryker, a medical technology company, has picked Accenture to support the standardization of its

Healthcare startups that are making doctors’ job easy

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Digital health is on the rise and ever increasing startups are working on innovative products designed

Clinical trials get a new tech-try at Biogen

NEW JERSEY, USA: Biogen has selected Cognizant’s SmartTrials platform to aggregate and store clinical trial operational