HealthTech app and platform developers in South Africa are being held back by rules and regulations, which has seen at least one locally developed platform shift its focus to Kenya, delegates heard at a healthtech seminar held in Cape Town yesterday.
The seminar was hosted by Bowmans and venture capital company Havaic at Bowman’s offices in the city.
Neurosurgeon David Roytowkski, who is based at Tygerberg Hospital, said one key trend in health-care innovation is that patients are becoming more willing than before to accept health-care advice via digital platforms rather than face-to-face advice.
But he pointed out that health-care legislation in South Africa remains […]
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