From Fragmentation to Unity: How a Unified Ecosystem is Transforming Patient Care in India.

FORMIS | HEALTHCARE, MADE SIMPLE.
FormisPulse
7 min readSep 14, 2023

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The Formis Blueprint: Orchestrating a Healthcare Revolution

Introduction: The Imperative for Unity

“Healthcare is not a privilege; it’s a right,” says Dr. Ravi Patel, a leading healthcare advocate in India.

Ah, fragmented healthcare — the gift that keeps on giving, isn’t it? According to a study by the Indian Journal of Public Health, nearly 63 million people face poverty due to healthcare costs each year. In our last tête-à-tête, we dissected this labyrinthine mess.

In this manifesto, we’re not just pivoting; we’re pole-vaulting from problem identification to solution architecture — a unified healthcare ecosystem. This isn’t some pie-in-the-sky fantasy; it’s a concrete blueprint for a healthcare revolution.

Imagine a world where Dr. Sharma knows not just your name but your entire medical history. Say goodbye to redundant tests and surprise medical bills that make you question your life choices.

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The Architecture of Unity: More Than Just Infrastructure

“Interoperability is not the future; it’s a necessity,” states Dr. Anjali Sharma, a pioneer in healthcare technology. We’re talking about a meticulously designed, interoperable architecture that goes beyond mere infrastructure. According to NITI Aayog, less than 30% of Indian healthcare providers have adopted Electronic Health Records (EHRs).

In a unified system, these records are shared seamlessly, allowing for better-coordinated care and eliminating redundant tests. We’re not just connecting dots; we’re weaving a tapestry of healthcare excellence. e.But it’s not just about technological sophistication — it’s about crafting a person-focused care delivery model.

Imagine instant access to complete, accurate health records, fostering a healthcare continuum where the emphasis is on preventive care rather than a reactive approach. Such a system can transform the face of healthcare, not only for patients but for physicians, specialists, and pharmacies involved in the delivery of care too. Expedited diagnosis, prescriptions, referrals, and ongoing management of chronic conditions — everything becomes streamlined in a unified ecosystem.

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Data-Driven Decisions: The Lifeblood of Healthcare

“Data is the new oil,” says Mukesh Ambani, and in healthcare, it’s no different. According to a report by PwC India, the use of data analytics in healthcare could improve outcomes by almost 30%.

In today’s digital age, every test, every diagnosis, every treatment plan — it’s all stored and analyzed to improve patient outcomes. And in a unified healthcare ecosystem, this data isn’t siloed. It’s shared, analyzed, and used to inform decisions at every level of care.

Think of it as the top notch Board of Directors, guiding a ship through stormy seas — only this Board doesn’t demand outrageous salaries or argue over golf club memberships. They silently steer healthcare towards progress using patterns and trends, predicting outcomes and informing decisions. They’re not people; they’re data points. Collected and analyzed, these data points contribute to a stronger, unified healthcare ecosystem that functions not just on intuition, but on concrete evidence.

Your health history, your lifestyle, and your body — these have always been your data, and they should inform your diagnostics. Simple, Smart, and Human-Centered: that’s the essence of Formis Health Technologies.

The Role of AI and Machine Learning: Beyond Buzzwords

“AI is the new electricity,” claims Dr. Andrew Ng, and in healthcare, it’s the new lifeline. According to Accenture, AI applications can save up to $150 billion annually by 2026 in the healthcare sector. These technologies have the potential to revolutionize healthcare, offering powerful tools for diagnosis, treatment, and patient care. By analyzing vast amounts of data, AI and Machine Learning can help healthcare providers make faster, more accurate decisions, improving patient outcomes and reducing costs.

Picture a healthcare revolution where hospitals and clinics are as streamlined as a Formula 1 pit crew. Doctors don’t just have your medical history; they have real-time updates, right at their fingertips. Redundant tests? Those are yesterday’s news. Now, envision transitional care that’s as smooth as your favorite playlist, virtual wards that bring the hospital to your home, and proactive care that doesn’t just treat you but keeps you one step ahead of illness.

This isn’t some far-off utopia; it’s a reimagined, unified healthcare ecosystem. We’re talking about transitional care that bridges gaps, virtual wards that extend the hospital’s reach, and proactive care that anticipates your needs before you do. So, are you ready to hop on this groundbreaking journey? Because this isn’t science fiction — it’s the future of healthcare, and it’s unfolding right now.

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Healthcare Consumer-Centricity: The Core Philosophy

“Dr. Vandana Shiva once said, ‘Healthcare consumer-first should not be a strategy; it should be a culture.’ And she couldn’t be more correct. According to a Deloitte survey, a staggering 80% of healthcare consumers are dissatisfied with their experience. Now, imagine a unified healthcare ecosystem that treats you not just as a healthcare consumer but as the VIP guest of honor. Picture Sarah, a busy working mom with hypertension.

In our ecosystem, her primary care physician, cardiologist, and nutritionist are all in sync. Her medication is auto-refilled, her blood pressure is monitored in real-time, and she even receives proactive alerts for lifestyle adjustments. This isn’t just healthcare; it’s like having a personal healthcare butler who knows your needs, preferences, and values. This is the future we’re building — a future where the healthcare consumer is at the epicenter of a personalized, efficient, and compassionate healthcare system.

Financial Implications: An Investment in the Future

Let’s address the elephant in the room, shall we? According to the World Bank, India spends only about 1.28% of its GDP on healthcare. Building this healthcare paradise requires investment. But this shouldn’t be seen as a cost, but rather, an investment in the future. The benefits — improved patient outcomes, reduced healthcare costs, and a healthier population — far outweigh the costs.

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The Road Ahead: A Collective Journey

“As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others,” says Bill Gates. Creating a unified healthcare ecosystem is a collective journey that requires the collaboration of healthcare providers, policymakers, tech innovators, and patients. But with each step forward, we move closer to a healthcare system that truly serves the needs of all.

Introducing a healthcare model that’s as consumer-centric as a barista who knows just how you like your coffee. It won’t prescribe anything until it knows you inside and out. And once it does, it becomes your personal fitness coach, keeping you in tip-top shape. All of this is fueled by the four pillars of Formis: the Network, the Community, the Care Team, and the Advantage. So, say goodbye to one-size-fits-all healthcare; we’re tailoring healthcare just for you!

Real-Life Journeys: If Only…

Imagine Priya, a diabetic patient, who usually ping-pongs between multiple specialists. In a unified system, her primary care physician, Dr. Mehta, endocrinologist Dr. Kapoor, and dietician Mrs. Joshi would be in perfect harmony. Her insulin prescriptions would be auto-refilled, and her blood sugar levels monitored in real-time. No more midnight dashes to the ER; just timely interventions.

Or consider Raj, a cancer survivor, who currently spends more time chasing medical records than enjoying his family. In our envisioned ecosystem, Raj’s oncologist, Dr. Verma, would have instant access to his entire medical history, allowing for more quality time discussing life, not just survival.

imagine a healthcare ecosystem where doctors collaborate, prescriptions auto-refill, and medical records are just a click away. No more midnight ER dashes or chasing paperwork — just timely care and quality conversations. That’s the Formis vision.
imagine a healthcare ecosystem where doctors collaborate, prescriptions auto-refill, and medical records are just a click away. No more midnight ER dashes or chasing paperwork — just timely care and quality conversations. That’s the Formis vision.

Conclusion: The Paradigm Shift

We’re not discussing a mere upgrade or a cosmetic facelift; we’re talking about a tectonic shift in the healthcare landscape. Imagine transitioning from a fragmented, inefficient system — where healthcare consumers are often lost in a maze of medical jargon and paperwork — to a unified, consumer-centric ecosystem. Picture a world where your healthcare journey is as seamless as a well-choreographed ballet, where every healthcare provider is in sync, and your well-being is the star of the show.

In this new paradigm, it’s not just about treating illnesses; it’s about anticipating them. It’s about a healthcare experience that’s so personalized, it feels like you have a medical team dedicated solely to you. We’re talking real-time monitoring, proactive care, and even virtual wards that bring the hospital experience right to your living room.

The future of healthcare isn’t fragmented; it’s unified. It’s not reactive; it’s proactive. It’s not impersonal; it’s tailored to each individual healthcare consumer. And the time to embrace this groundbreaking future is not tomorrow, not ‘someday,’ but right now.

So hop on board this healthcare revolution. It’s not just a wish; it’s a necessity. And trust us, it’s a ride worth taking.

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