How Healthi is using predictive analytics to promote preventive healthcare | YourStory

The challenges
“When we started we thought our biggest challenge would be taking the healthcare report and making sense of it. But what we found was that most partners we worked with had customised systems and no standard mechanisms. So the challenge was how do we talk to multiple players and get the systems to talk to one another,” says Krishna.

According to him, another problem is that most people, instead of first talking to their doctor and getting an appropriate health checkup done, just walk to the front desk and ask for a health check, picking up a package based on price.

“We found that most people needed a follow-up consultation and tests because the initial package wasn’t enough. Based on international guidelines and working with a group of doctors, we have been able to make our analytics engine a simple recommendation engine as well, where we are able to recommend the right health checkup for you,” says Krishna.

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