With the advancement in technology and the advent of the Internet, looking for information and accessing the same has become so much simpler and convenient. Using one’s smartphone, any information can be accessed in a matter of a few seconds. Medical niche is also not an exception to this change. Omihub, one of the prominent medical platforms help specialists and the patients connect with each other for retrieving or providing medical information and help.
Internet has virtually made the world very small. A few clicks on your smart phone and you have access to almost any information within seconds. The medical world is also a part of it, helping both doctors and patients connect via digital channel to provide and retrieve medical help and information, respectively. Omihub – an Online Medical Information portal is one such channel that strives to lessen the gap between the doctors and patients by serving as a platform where patients can associate with the right doctor for their collective welfare.
Internet has changed the way this world functions. Digitalization is the way forward and it has definitely helped in revolutionizing the medical arena. The distance between the patient and the doctor has virtually diminished. Greater and better use of technology has improved healthcare service delivery. Omihub, having a base in Gujarat, boosts the doctor-patient association through its web portal.
With the doctor-patient ratio in India lower than WHO (World Health Organisation) prescribed limit of 1:1000, the physical availability of the physicians is a lot lesser than what it is supposed to be. Due to unavailability of the doctors, the patients have no choice but to resort to internet to seek information and remedies for their ailment.
Every human being needs a doctor, right from birth till their last breath. And this need increases as we grow older. However, with the advancement of internet it is seen that many people search for treatments and remedies online. According to doctors, this is a dangerous approach and can backfire. It is always advisable to contact a specialist for your health problem and not be a doctor yourself.