The Indian healthcare market is worth Rs 6.7 lakh crore and is expected to see a massive growth of 22.9% up to Rs. 18.7 lakh crore by the year 2020. And in this vast healthcare market, home healthcare segment holds a chunk of 3-6%. The need for home nurses is phenomenal to cater this rising growth in the sector. But are there any special skills required to be a home nurse? How promising is the pay for these nurses and what’s the scope for a growth in this area?
Read the article below to know what Usha Prbhakar, senior director – nursing an clinical quality, Healthcare atHOME has to say about making a career in home nursing.