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  • Aligning business and healthcare in India September 2013 Vol 1 Issue 12 Rs50Published by ITP Publishing India

    Total number of pages 54Registered with Registrar of Newspapers under RNI No. MAHENG/2012/46040, Postal Registration No. MH/MR/N/242/MBI/12-14, Published on 27th of every previous month. Posted at Patrika Channel Sorting Office, Mumbai-400001, Posting date: 30th & 31st of every previous month

    Diagnostic special

    molecular Diagnostics top inDustry trenDs

    latest initiatives

    ENSuRING PAtIENt SAfEty

    futuRE-PROOf PLANNING

    DR SABAHAt AzIM, fOuNDER, GLOCAL HEALtHCARE, ON

    BuILDING tHE LARGEStCHAIN Of PRIvAtE HOSPItALS

    fOR tHE uNDERPRIvILEGED

    Low cost

    5pillars oF marKeting

    HigH returns

  • Healthcare Radius September 20136

    bulletin 12 This months important news updates

    Project 22 A glimpse into the upcoming Medipulse Hosiptal in Jodhpur

    24 10 things you should know about Rockland Qutab Hospital

    HosPital infrastructure22 When setting up a new hospital, make sure that the plan is exhaustive yet flexible

    Diagnostic sPecial34 Top ten trends in pathology sector

    38 The rising popularity of molecular diagnostics

    cover story Dr Sabahat Azim, founder, Glocal Healthcare, on the secrets of building low cost quality healthcare delivery in tier III and tier IV towns of India

    42 Dr Sanjay Arora of Suburban Diagnostics, on the groups state-of-the-art facilities

    44 Thomas John of Agappe Diagnostics Ltd, on growth in reagent and equipment market

    46 Anil Prabhakaran, managing director, Sysmex India, on prospects of the IVD market

    47 IPAQTs initiative is focused on improving access to quality TB testing

    MarKeting50 Ratan Jalan writes about the five essential pillars of marketing

    Quality51 Dr J Sivakumaran on various aspects of patient safety

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  • Editor's notE

    Healthcare Radius September 20138

    Private efforts, public service

    I n a country where 22 per cent citizens and half the rural population are below the poverty line, the healthcare needs for such a massive segment cannot be ignored. We all know how miserably the government's healthcare infrastruc-ture and machinery have failed to address the need. And it was high time that private healthcare players stepped in to correct the skewed distribution of healthcare service, not just in vil-lages but in smaller towns as well.

    And thats why the epochal effort made by Kolkata-based Glocal Healthcare counts. Founded by two former civil servants, the organisation is providing decent healthcare to the have-nots, that too in a corporate set-up. Having tested success with its unique business model with five hospitals in West Bengal,

    Glocal is now raring to grow. It is setting up 50 more hospitals that would take the groups

    bed strength to 5,500 beds. Glocals story is not just an fine ex-ample in successful social entrepreneurship, but also a study in management. It is a reference point for building and operating a low-cost healthcare model that is sustainable and profitable in

    the long run. However, much of Glocals success can be attributed to the

    success of RSBY scheme. So, while applauding Glocal's efforts,

    lets not forget to give credit to Anil Swarup, a maverick civil servant, under whose aegis RSBY has provided more than 110

    million people with heavily subsidised health insurance.

    Rita DuttaEditorrita.dutta@itp.com

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    September 2013 Vol 1 ISSue 12

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    adv isory board

    Dr Narottam PuriChairman, NABH and advisor, Fortis Healthcare

    Dr PraNeet KumarCEO, BLK Super Speciality Hospital and chairman, NABH appeals and grievance committee

    (HoNy) BrigaDier Dr arviND LaLChairman and managing director, Dr Lal PathLabs

    Dr girDHar J gyaNiDirector general, Association of Healthcare Providers

    Dr aLoK royChairman, Medica Synergie

    Chairman, KG Hospital & Post Graduate Medical Institute

    Dr g BaKtHavatHsaLam

    Dr raviNDra KaraNJeKarCEO, Global Hospital and chairman, NABH accreditation committee

    Dr mK KHaNDuJaChairman, BSR Healthcare

    saNDeeP siNHaDirector, South Asia and Middle East, Healthcare & Life Sciences, Frost & Sullivan

    Dr NC BoraHChairman, GNRC

    BrigaDier Joe CuriaNHealthcare Consultant

    Dr gustaD B DaverMedical director, Sir HN Hospital

    Dr Duru sHaHEminent gynaecologist

    Dr saNJeev siNgHMedical superintendent, Amrita Institute of Medical Science and chairman, research committee, NABH

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