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Technology closes rural healthcare gap in China

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22-May-18 With the help of a new portable all-in-one diagnostic device Chinese doctors serving rural areas can conduct remote tests in about 20 minutes, ranging from measuring the electrical activity of the heart to checking blood pressure. [image: Xinhua]

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How China is using technology to improve rural healthcare

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06-Mar-18 China's updated rural health care programme is helping reduce the need for rural residents to travel long distances for healthcare, through its cooperation with WeDoctor, offering 349 villages a 5kg, mobile, all-in-one diagnostic station that can run 11 tests. [image: Handout / South China Morning Post]

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India's Metropolis Healthcare plans INR100 crore expansion

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18-Feb-18 Diagnostic chain Metropolis Healthcare announced a INR100 crore (USD15 mn) plan to open 30 labs and 700 collection centres in India and Sri Lanka. The chain has 2,000 collection centres and 150 labs across India, Sri Lanka, Kenya, Mauritius and Ghana. [image: ET Healthworld]

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PerkinElmer may invest over USD100 mn in India by 2022

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14-Dec-17 American health technology firm PerkinElmer may invest over USD100 mn in tie-ups with the Indian government, and acquisitions mainly in reproductive health, by 2022. The company is in talks with various government bodies and start-ups for potential investments. [image: ET Healthworld]

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