The past few years have seen a massive rise in the relevance of healthcare consulting firms as major players in the healthcare industry. A brand essence market analyzed the steady growth of the healthcare consulting, reporting a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 6.71% and forecasting the healthcare consulting’s global demand to reach USD 20 Billion in the coming future.
The massive growth of healthcare consulting can be attributed to various factors including major technological advancements such as medical automation, the internet of things, advanced analytics, and other factors such as increased awareness of quality healthcare among the populace, increasing population leading to more patients bring driven to hospitals and clinics thereby making the healthcare industry prosperous.
India too has been seeing colossal growth in its healthcare sector. According to a report by the Indian Brand Equity Foundation, the hospital industry size in India is expected to rise to USD 372 Billion in the near future. This growth can be the result of the changes that India has been witnessing in the healthcare sector lately. These changes include:
The steady rise in the healthcare industry in India has naturally given a rise to the necessity of healthcare consultancy. With the Indian government trying to incentivize the healthcare industry to a rising healthcare awareness in the population, there is no better time to start a healthcare practice than now.
With a steadily rising pool of doctors and medical professionals in India, a need for healthcare consultancy has arisen. Whether it is setting up a solo practice, a small clinic, or a large hospital, healthcare consulting firms can help you tremendously in a lot of ways. There are several benefits to having a healthcare consultant by your side. These benefits include:
A healthcare management consulting company is usually hired to make the organization and the management of a hospital more efficient and streamlined. A consultant can help a hospital in various ways including:
Healthcare Consultation amongst its various benefits helps you with the planning and construction of your hospital, clinic, or healthcare practice as well. A healthcare consultant oversees the entirety of the planning and construction making sure that the vision you have for your hospital is achieved in every aspect. A hospital consultant guides you through the process of planning and construction from inception to completion. This includes preliminary planning which entails deciding the nature of the healthcare practice. A healthcare consultant can help you plan a variety of healthcare practices. They include:
Apart from supervising the whole process of the construction of your hospital, clinic, or healthcare practice; healthcare consultants can help in increasing your outreach substantially. This includes involving several different types of marketing methodologies to help your healthcare marketing reach a larger client base. These marketing methods include creating a social media presence, creating an efficient and effective website, carrying out offline advertisements in newspapers, magazines.
Apart from this, a healthcare consultancy can also help you establish yourself as a thought leader where your potential clientele can see you as a leader of the industry. This is achieved through a series of seminars, podcasts, videos, and medical blogs, and articles where you can share your medical insight and experience. This helps in creating mutual trust with your clientele and eventually helps in driving more patients to your medical practice.
ComHes is one of India’s leading healthcare consulting firms. We can help achieve your dream of building and running a medical practice, be it a hospital, clinic, or a solo practice effortlessly and hassle-free.
We provide end-to-end healthcare consulting solutions with a multitude of services under our belt to help you build your medical practice. These services include:
Our team of dedicated healthcare consultants can assist in your endeavor to build a hospital, clinic, or solo medical practice from the preliminary stages itself. This includes understanding the nature of the medical; whether it’ll be a single or multi-specialty hospital, small clinic, or solo practice. Further, we help in conceptual cost modeling to estimate the project costs before allocating specific budgets.
Pre-construction includes a variety of tasks including scouting for new investments, identifying potential risks and obstacles, and evaluating a master plan for the whole project. This includes getting an architectural agency on board that fits the vision to work on the project with equal zest. Further, our healthcare consultants can help you prepare and execute all the necessary paperwork including land lease agreements, municipal permits, etc.
Construction includes collaborating with the architectural agency in the erection of the hospital or clinic building. Our healthcare consultants oversee every little detail about the construction and make sure that everything is in order. Our consultants supervise the construction to its conclusion making sure that everything is according to your specific vision.
After the building is deemed fully functional and ready to use, our consultants will also help you with the process of equipping your hospital with state-of-art technology, providing healthcare centers with upto 100 beds, hiring the required staff, and supervising the whole process of making the hospital ready for patients accoutred with specialized equipment, doctors, nurses, and technical staff.
Apart from making your hospital or clinic fully functional, our healthcare consultants will also make sure that everything in the hospital is up to code and further, the consultant will facilitate the necessary NABH accreditation, which is required by a healthcare practice to operate in India.
Our healthcare consultants after overseeing everything from the ideation of the project will also help you with the marketing and promotion of your hospital or clinic. This is done in several ways. Traditional marketing tropes are employed, such as billboards, trade fair kiosks, flyers, newspaper advertisements, seminars, etc. Along with traditional marketing, the effectiveness of the internet is harnessed through digital marketing. Social media marketing, search engine optimization, pay-per-click advertising, mobile marketing, email marketing, along with several other tools, your hospital or clinic can reach a tremendous amount of potential clientele with the help of a healthcare consulting firm.