Users online: 2888    [ij] [ij] [ij] 
Email id

Research Journal of Pharmacy and Technology
Year : 2017, Volume : 10, Issue : 12
First page : ( 4175) Last page : ( 4177)
Print ISSN : 0974-3618. Online ISSN : 0974-360X.
Article DOI : 10.5958/0974-360X.2017.00761.2

Health Startups in India-A Progression Towards Development

Dr. Motha L. Cresenta Shakila1, Dr. Nalini R.2, Dr. Alamelu R.2,*, Dr. Amudha R.2, Dr. Badrinath V.3

1Faculty Member, Training & Placement, SASTRA University

2Faculty Member, School of Management, SASTRA University

3Dean, School of Management, Director, Training & Placement, SASTRA University

*Corresponding Author E-mail: alamelu@mba.sastra.edu

Online published on 26 March, 2018.



India, being a country with rich heritage, varied culture and with pioneers in the health care system is still lagging behind in the advancements made in the field of public health care system.

Materials and methods

This paper focuses on the health startup sector issues in Indian context.

Results and discussion

Though there has been many health related programmes launched by the Government and other International organizations we still behind in our objective of achieving health for all.


The industry is facing slow growth in the market due to sluggish flow of funds, lot of real time risks and no clear cut supportive regulations from government, reaching doctors through digitized healthcare mode during needy times, non viable business model for revenues, nuisance apps and non availability of right mentors. These combating issues should be properly contained for the long term sustainability.



Health startup, digital health care, pharma apps.


║ Site map ║ Privacy Policy ║ Copyright ║ Terms & Conditions ║ Page Rank Tool
625,494,150 visitor(s) since 30th May, 2005.
All rights reserved. Site designed and maintained by DIVA ENTERPRISES PVT. LTD..
Note: Please use Internet Explorer (6.0 or above). Some functionalities may not work in other browsers.