The Apollo Group of Hospitals has announced 2 International Healthcare Conferences to be held from August 31, 2012 to September 2, 2012 at the Hyderabad International Convention Center. The two conferences are ‘3rd International Conference on Transforming Healthcare with IT 2012′ to be hosted on August 31 September 1, 2012 and the 2nd International Congress on Patient Safety; Best Practices for Asia’ will be held on September 1-2, 2012. The former will bring all major healthcare eco-system contributors together to participate and promote technology based medical approaches, benefits and solutions to form an equitable, sustainable healthcare system.
The conference will discuss the difference that Information and Communications Technology is making to the world of healthcare. During the second conference, a panel of more than 26 experts from the world over will discuss critical issues in patient safety and elaborate on proactive practices to ensure the same. “Transforming healthcare and delivering greater value to patients over time is closely tied to effective adoption of information technology. Collaboration and convergence will be the next wave of innovation in Indian healthcare. Technology plays a vital role in facilitating equitable healthcare distribution and helps in creating awareness about various health issues. Technology has also begun positively impacting various stages of the patient’s life cycle said Sangita Reddy, Executive Director – Operations, Apollo Hospitals