NHA-NASSCOM Conclave on Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission: Key Points
The “NHA-NASSCOM Conclave 2022 on Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission – Revolutionizing Digital Health” was jointly organized by the National Association of Software and Service Companies (NASSCOM) and the National Health Authority (NHA). This event was arranged in Bengaluru on 13th June 2022.
Who were the participants of this conclave?
This conclave was held in a hybrid manner. More than 400 industry veterans and stakeholders who are from the fields of technology and healthcare participated in this event. The country’s investor faction also participated in virtual as well as physical modes.
What is the importance of technology in the healthcare sector?
Technology is crucial in the healthcare sector to deliver various services. Through technology, the healthcare sector is benefitted as people can get access to various services such as:
- online doctor’s appointments,
- information regarding various health issues
The ABDM platform will be crucial to boosting the efforts of the country’s healthcare sector.
What is the vision of the Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission?
ABDM can help the country revolutionize its healthcare sector. ABDM has the goal of creating an accessible and fair healthcare environment that will also help the government as well as the private sector to work together.
What role was played by NASSCOM?
A crucial role was played by NASSCOM as it rounded up various stakeholders from the technology and healthcare sector to hold panel discussions at this event.
What events were held at this conclave?
Discussions were held about digital health and the role of technology in this sector. Also, meetings were held to discuss the opportunities presented in the nation’s healthcare environment. Innovation booths were also put up by innovators from the healthcare field such as Ala Care, Artivatic, etc. Discussions were also held about how teleconsultation can be made more accessible in the country.