VideoPodcast: Exclusive expert talk on the healthcare industry in India
The Corona outbreak and the devastating cyclone Amphan have put India‘s healthcare system under severe pressure and call for long-term adjustments to make it more resilient.08.06.2020
In recent years, the healthcare industry in India has grown at an enormous pace due to its wider coverage, extended services and increasing acceleration by public and private actors. In 2018, the world’s largest government funded healthcare scheme, Ayushman Bharat, was introduced to enable low-income households to get better access to healthcare. Analysts expect the healthcare market to reach a size of 372 billion USD by 2022, driven also by rising incomes, greater health awareness, lifestyle diseases and increasing access to insurance.
OAV, CII – Confederation of Indian Industry and SPECTARIS – German Industry Association for Optics, Photonics, Analytical and Medical Technology, recorded a VideoPodcast not to be missed by companies in the field of pharmaceutical, medical technology, laboratory, and healthcare solutions.
- Ms. Shobana Kamineni, Executive Vice Chairperson of Apollo Hospitals Enterprise Limited and past President and Chairperson, Services Council of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and
- Mr. Joerg Mayer, CEO of SPECTARIS – German Industry Association for Optics, Photonics, Analytical and Medical Technology
talk about the current situation of the Indian healthcare industry amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the industry’s outlook and opportunities in specific future growth markets to diversify global supply chains and enhance cooperation between German and Indian players.
The full version of the interview is accessible here.