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mHealth Adoption in India

Posted by: Sean Lunde | October 16, 2013

Limited resources and a large percentage of the population living in remote areas have led to a large healthcare gap in India. At the same time, mobile communication has exploded with 900 million Indians now having access to some form of mobile connection. India’s healthcare system is ripe for innovation and Mobile Health (mHealth) has a potential to overcome healthcare challenges around access, cost, and quality. mHealth is the practice of medicine and public health supported by mobile devices