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Attune Technologies: Leveraging Technology to Deliver Incremental Healthcare

Author : ERP Insights Team
Monday, December 4, 2017

ERP Insights Team

Technology is expected to be a game changer in the manner in which it is affecting the healthcare industry in India. The convergence of healthcare with technologies such as cloud or wireless is bound to play a major role in improving the accessibilities and meeting the challenges within the healthcare sector. According to Frost and Sullivan, India's healthcare information technology market is expected to hit $1.45 billion in 2018, more than three times the $381.3 million reached in 2012. Technology is triggering an evolution of healthcare sector and its services in India. The coming years are expected to witness a major consumption of tools such as telemedicine, Hospital Information Systems (HIS), Hospital Management Information Systems (HMIS), online or electronic medical records (EMR), eHealth and many more. Attune Technologies, a next generation healthcare IT company that pioneered the concept of cloud-based products for the entire healthcare ecosystem, was founded in the year 2008, as a healthcare technology initiative Set up in Chennai, Attune Technologies was established with the innovative goal of developing comprehensive solutions for healthcare delivery organizations, specializing in the areas of laboratory information system and hospital information system. Set up with a vision to provide healthcare organizations with affordable yet smart alternative to the traditional healthcare solutions, the firm has developed pocket-friendly, SaaS based healthcare products and solutions that are tailored to meet the specific needs of hospitals, diagnostics labs, clinics etc. Attune's flagship products like Lab Information System (Winner of NASSCOM Emerge 2016 Award), Claimbook, Spectra Imaging Solutions, Hospital Information System and Practice Management Systems have been significantly helping healthcare institutions to meet their objectives. These flexible and easily scalable solutions are deployable across the entire spectrum of care organizations - from single-physician clinics to a network of healthcare providers, making Attune one of the largest cloud-based healthcare IT service providers."At Attune, we strongly believe that the problems of healthcare industry are best understood by those who have experience in the healthcare domain and thus our products are - Designed by Doctors, Developed by Experts. Unlike traditional technology companies, we bring together a strong amalgamation of clinical and medical professionals working alongside IT specialists to create innovative products for hospitals, labs and clinics. We understand that innovative and cognitive technology is indeed the future of care and is the trusted key to deliver a positive patient experience. Hence, leveraging technology to deliver incremental care innovations is definitely our core competency," says Mr. Amit Kumar,Chief Financial and Operations Officer, Attune Technologies.

Charting the Future of Healthcare

In 2015, Attune Technologies secured 10M USD funding from Qualcomm and Norwest venture partners to expand its digital healthcare solutions offerings across India and overseas.The firm's visionary thinking in adopting technology as its entrepreneurial buddy has been one of the key factor that has catalyzed the successful journey of Attune Technologies.Elucidating on the future road map of the firm, Amit says, "Headquartered in Singapore, we support over 40 million patient health records serving over 200 clients spread across 15 countries in the Indian subcontinent, South East Asia, Middle East, and Africa.In future, we are willing to offer a one-stop solution to the healthcare world which covers complete revenue analytics, operational efficiency, patient record automations and engagements. We are aiming to build an affordable learning mechanism through Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning to assist the providers to get progressive and assistive inputs in medical field. We want to provide each healthcare provider, the best systems for them to deliver world class medical facilities to their customers."