Atul Jagadish, VP-Operations, Alserv, Well being Information, ET HealthWorld

More seniors want to live independently on their own: Atul Jagadish, VP-Operations, AlservShahid Akhter, editor, ETHealthworld, spoke to Atul Jagadish, VP-Operations, Alserv, Chennai, to know extra concerning the market traits and challenges related to senior care.

How do you see the market evolving in eldercare?

In keeping with a research printed in Lancet journal, life expectancy in India has risen from 59.6 years in 1990 to 70.8 years in 2019. For the present 40 million aged inhabitants, there are solely about 10,000 – 12,000 homes constructed within the nation for the senior residing communities. As a consequence, we discover that there’s a enormous hole within the variety of individuals wanting to maneuver to a senior residing group. For each 1 one that takes the choice to maneuver to a group there are 20 extra seniors who should not in a position to take the choice for a number of causes, however nonetheless need assistance.

One of many major challenges seniors could face

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