Why telemedicine needs an urgent fix
The pandemic is fuelling a boom in digital healthcare. But the regulatory oversight has not kept pace
RedSeer Consulting estimates that the digital health market will expand to $4.5 billion this financial year. Internet platforms are expected to play a significant role in the new healthcare system
BENGALURU : In May, Nisha Ramchandani, a Bengaluru-based communications professional, placed an order for medicines on Medlife, an online healthcare platform. She ordered a pain relief spray, an acidity relieving syrup and tablets for her father’s chronic illness, after attaching a prescription from a family doctor.