Healthcare technology is set to revolutionize the global healthcare systems and access to medical care by leveraging innovation and data. In 2020 remote healthtech became a fast-adopted vertical within the broader healthcare sector, responding to a fast change in care access in the context of a global pandemic that paralyzed the healthcare function. Health innovation proves to be a game-changer in providing patients faster, cheaper, and more accessible care, diagnosis, and lifestyle services, generally, outside of a clinical setting. The Covid19 global pandemic has revealed the acute need for more affordable and innovative healthcare solutions at a global level.
In the MENA region, investments in health tech are growing considering that the annual value in 2021 is expected to reach $11 billion in the Middle East, according to the Middle East Medical Devices and Diagnostics Trade Association.
In this episode, we will discuss how startups are innovating healthcare, we will meet the founders that are driving innovation in health-tech and we will discover how new technology is helping pharma to devise new treatments, and what is the future for healthcare in the MENA Region.