Leading Home healthcare service provider Portea Medical have entered into a strategic partnership with American Megatrends Inc., a leader in the development of smart diagnostic devices to improve health outcomes for home care patients.
One of the largest and fastest home healthcare provider, Portea Medical have entered into a strategic alliance with American Megatrends Inc., (AMI) with a leader in the development of smart diagnostic devices, with an aim to deliver improved health outcomes for homecare patients.
We are pleased to enter this partnership with AMI that emphasizes our focus on using the best and most practical solutions to benefit our patients,” said Meena Ganesh, Co-founder & CEO, Portea Medical.
The agreement between Portea Medical and AMI is the first such partnership in the Indian home healthcare market that is valued at between $2Billion to $4Billion a year and is growing at the rate of 20 per cent annually.
Meanwhile, Sridharan Mani, Director & CEO, American Megatrends India Private Limited noted, “Portea has pioneered and revolutionized the home healthcare scenario in India.AMI B.O.L.T integrated with Portea ecosystem has enabledcustomers to share their key health parameters with physicians and healthcare workers within the comfort of their homes. We are very happy to be associated with Portea in bringing quality healthcare to homes.”
Significantly, Under the partnership, Portea’s healthcare workers will use AMI’s B.O.L.T. (One touch wireless health tracker to measures blood pressure, Blood Oxygen Levels, Temperature) health monitoring device to collect health data such as NiBP (Non-invasive Blood pressure), Pulse, Blood Oxygen Levels and Temperature from their homecare patients on smart phones.
The collected data will be used to personalise treatment plans and proactively intervene when the conditions of the patients warrant action.
“Portea Medical is positioned at the focal point of key trends that are driving healthcare globally including a move towards continuous monitoring using technology and clinicians to provide more personalized care,” added Ganesh later.
Portea has emerged as India’s largest home healthcare provider with 2000+ clinicians handling about 50,000 home visits in a month and operations spread across 22 cities in India. Similarly, American Megatrends India Pvt Ltd is a market leader in High-Tech Engineering and Computing Innovations worldwide, headquartered in Georgia, USA and has 200+ patents awarded globally on innovative engineering solutions and AMI Products are shipping in over half a billion of computers globally at present.