Digital Transformation: Agile, Affordable Healthcare
India is expected to rank amongst the top three global healthcare markets in terms of incremental growth by 2020. The Indian healthcare sector is forecast to reach US$ 160 billion in 2017, accounting for about 4.2 percent of GDP, and is poised to grow to US$ 280 billion by 2020.
With the launch of “Digital India” initiative is expected to be a leader in IT use in healthcare (e-health) by 2019. Indian telemedicine is showing robust growth at approximately 20 percent and is projected to grow from US$8 million in 2012 to approximately US$ 19 million by 2017.