Download Our DHN Survey Result 2024
scalehealthtech Realize your Healthcare’s Digital Transformation journey with ScaleHealthTech Learn More

India’s First Dedicated Digital Health News Media Platform ‘DHN’ gets Officially Unveiled

Written by : Nikita Saha

October 20, 2023

Category Img

Digital Health News (DHN) has officially launched its dedicated news platform The ceremony witnessed the presence of eminent industry experts from different fields including hospitals, startups, healthtech innovators, healthcare associations, government representatives and more.

India witnessed the official grand launch of Digital Health News (DHN), India’s first dedicated digital health news platform at The Leela Palace, New Delhi, on 18th of October.

The ceremony witnessed the presence of eminent industry experts from fields including hospitals, startups, healthtech innovators, healthcare associations, government representatives and more.

Additionally, the pioneering news platform formed a partnership with CHIME India, a part of a global professional organisation dedicated to digital healthcare leaders, CHIME International.

This partnership aims to enhance the country's digital health ecosystem while offering the public with trustworthy and accurate information and insights.

Commenting on the vast potential and need of bringing DHN to India, Vishnu Saxena, Founder & CEO of DHN, said, “We created DHN not just as a digital health news media organization but as a catalyst which is set to transform the way HealthIT news is consumed, understood, and leveraged in India. We are at the forefront of India’s digital health transformation and Industry collaboration is at the core of DHN’s DNA. DHN aligns with CHIME’s goal of connecting, collaborating and bringing change in Healthcare. We are grateful to CHIME India’s leadership for the opportunity to collaborate and invite leading healthcare CIO’s digital health transformers and innovators, technologists to engage in open dialogues through our forums, webinars and podcasts. We are committed to fill the void of a dedicated health technology information, insight and reporting platform to serve the people of India.”

Sharing his insight on the challenges of our healthcare industry, Arvind Sivaramakrishnan CH-CIO, Karkinos Healthcare & Secretary, CHIME India said, “Digital is playing the centre stage and that is why today we need to take this even more seriously so that we are actually able to deliver healthcare to those who need, we need to deliver healthcare effectively without the lapse of quality at scale to perfection.’’

“The person administering healthcare has to necessarily be the best and nothing short of the best because you're dealing with a life and that can be empowered only by a powerful digital engine that backs a human being to ensure that they are the best. Powered by a chain and an ecosystem where geography knows no bounds, where knowledge is not going to be limited to the geography but is available anywhere in the planet to be accessed including tele-guided surgeries.’’ he added.

Further, a fireside chat session was conducted, which saw the participation of prominent industry figures, including Kumar KV, Group-CIO at Narayana Health & Board Member, CHIME India, and JP Dwivedi, CIO at Rajiv Gandhi Cancer Hospital along with DHN founder & CEO, Vishnu Saxena. The panel discussion was moderated by Girish Koppar, Gr CIO, Wockhardt Hospitals & Board Member, CHIME India.

The discussion centred around the current healthcare landscape in India, drawing comparisons to the US and exploring promising prospects for the future.

In the session, Kumar KV, talked about its revolutionary app that recorded over one million downloads. Furthermore, he shared how it's helping them get many patient issues resolved.

Commenting on the importance of a platform like Digital Health News, Girish Kulkarni, Chairperson for CHIME India, stressed that both, CHIME India & DHN team shall work together to strengthen this relationship. He welcomed the launch of the platform, the first of its kind to have been launched in India and outlined the joint engagement between both the organizations to deliver engaging, insightful content on the DHN platform.

Founded in 2023, DHN is India’s first digital health news platform that offers health tech news, insights, trends, and policies. It aims to empower and connect healthcare stakeholders in India and abroad with deep insight relating to the digital health landscape.


Digital Health News ( DHN) is India’s first dedicated digital health news platform launched by Industry recognized HealthTech Leaders. DHN Is Industry’s Leading Source Of HealthTech Business, Insights, Trends And Policy News.

DHN Provides In-Depth Data Analysis And Covers Most Impactful News As They Happen Across Entire Ecosystem Including Emerging Technology Trends And Innovations, Digital Health Startups, Hospitals, Health Insurance, Govt. Agencies & Policies, Pharmaceuticals And Biotech.


© Digital Health News 2024