Tale of the Burgeoning Indian Healthcare Industry

Tale of the Burgeoning Indian Healthcare Industry

By: Rachita Sharma, Managing Editor | Friday, 14 July 2023

Healthcare is one of the key pillars for any nation. India, which recently became the most populated country is the world also considers healthcare to be one of the largest sectors, both in terms of revenue and employment. The Indian healthcare market reached $372 billion by 2022. This immense growth is being driven by increasing income, improving health awareness, lifestyle diseases and a rise in access to insurance.

The Indian healthcare sector is vast, that includes a plethora of services and institutions such as hospitals, medical devices, clinical trials, outsourcing, telemedicine, medical tourism, health insurance and medical equipment. Going forward the industry will grow steadily owing to its strengthening coverage, services, and increasing expenditure by public as well private users.

The current edition of Women Entrepreneur India magazine celebrates women leaders from the Indian hospitality sector. These prolific women leaders are at the forefront of the industry’s evolution and growth.

On the cover we have Dr. Vandana Dhaktode, Director, Om Hospital. Having understood the challenges of the Indian healthcare sector, Dr. Vandana founded Om Hospital, a 24 bedded multispecialty hospital providing various medical and surgical facilities in Dombivli, Maharashtra. Dr. Vandana is an MBBS graduate and pursued post-graduation in Surgery (General Surgery) from KEM Hospital.

Dr. Vandana is trying to create a better and healthy world through her service as a surgeon and in society by providing employment to over 35 female staff in various roles at her hospital. Through her patient-centric approach, clinical expertise, and comprehensive care, she aspires to make a difference in the healthcare sector and ensure quality services are provided at an affordable rate.

The magazine edition also features the story of Asha Thomas, Managing Director, Nethra Drishti Eye Hospital. Having 17+ years of accomplishing career, Asha is a recognized professional leading hospital management at Nethra Drishti Eye Hospital. Professionally she holds strong business development skills and, and is professionally expert at leading Customer Relationship Management (CRM) & Public Administration

Asha as a trendsetter of women leadership in healthcare is sketching a path for other women to follow and strongly contributing to the economic development of the country.

Get to know more about these illustrious women leaders who are leading successful healthcare institutions.

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