Phar-East Day 2 @ 09:00
Disrupt before being disrupted: Using digital tech to connect to previously uneconomic chronic disease customers
Insurance is a tricky part of healthcare business. Increased healthcare costs lead to a higher profit for pharma and provider companies but burdens the government budget and hurts the insurance business. Since taking care of a chronic patient is a lifelong commitment, the availability of insurance to cover this essential treatment is often expensive and uneconomical. Join Nadia Suttikulpanich, Head of the Fuchsia Innovation Center, part of Muang Thai Life Assurance, Thailand as she shares how they are adopting digital tech to pilot chronic disease cover to provide for patients in need while keeping their insurance business profitable.