Lifeinsurehub Insurance is necessary for affordable treatment While addressing the Make India Healthy session of Entrepreneur Summit, eminent medical practitioners of Delhi gave many useful information.
Lifeinsurehub Insurance is necessary for affordable treatment
Now the cost of treatment has increased considerably due to premium healthcare and evidence based medicine, but affordable treatment can be availed from schemes like Ayushman and health insurance. Eminent medical practitioners of Delhi said this while addressing the ‘Make India Healthy’ session of Entrepreneur Summit.
Addressing the conference, Dr. Ravi K. Saral, director of Saral Diagonostics. Gupta said, ‘The cost difference in diagnosis comes from technology. Evidence based medicine is now given, hence the cost increases. If someone wants affordable treatment, then he should take health insurance, it is very important.
He said, ‘Only 2 percent of GDP is spent on health in our country, whereas 16 to 17 percent in America. This is when their population is less and GDP is many times more than us. He said that if you want premium healthcare, then money will have to be spent. People have to be ready for this. For the correct treatment of any disease, it is important to have a correct diagnosis. It has the important role of a good diagnostic center.
Hospitals will have to pay more subsidy
On the issue of affordable treatment, senior doctor of Supreme Hospital Vivek Nangia said that the cost has to be incurred to maintain quality, this increases the burden of the hospital considerably. A scheme like Ayushman can provide affordable treatment, but hospitals will have to subsidize and increase it.
Youth is also getting cancer
Dr. Vivek Nangia said that nowadays the incidence of cancer of people is increasing at an early age. There has been a study that 50 percent of lung cancer is happening in non-smoker, in which the number of women is more. Most of the 20, 28, 30 year old people like Ladies and Younger Age Group reach the advanced stage.
No need to be afraid of an inhaler
Dr. Nangia said that there is no need to fear the inhaler. It is a way of taking medicine, which is quite safe. Medicines are for the lung problem and reach directly to the place where the act is to be done, so it does not have side effects.
Control air pollution at home
He said that indoor air pollution of the house should be controlled to avoid diseases related to pollution, the ventilation of the kitchen should be sufficient. It is very important to have exhaust fans in homes. Air purifiers also benefit.
Choose the right diagnostic center
Dr. Mudit Gupta, director of Saral Diagnostics, said that it is not very difficult to choose which diagnostic center is good. There should be right machines, their maintenance, training of people and proper procedure. See if the lab center is accredited by NABL and NABH.