NEW DELHI: Diabetes is a major factor to worry about for the people. In India, over 62 million Indians are affected by Diabetes. Death of over 1 million Indians occurs each year due to this disease. To help combat that, a complete diabetes care program called InContral was recently launched by a Home Healthcare company, Portea Medical for the patients with Type 2 Diabetes.
A comprehensive diabetes care plan along with the required equipment for monitoring will be provided by the program along with one-on-one health coaching. The Company stated that with a subscription cost of Rs. 1999 to InControl for a year, one can also avail OneTouch Verio Flex Glucometer, free test strips for the entire year and personalized health coaching. This will reap quite many benefits for the patients.
To help people in complying with their treatment regime and managing their conditions in a better way by health coaching and monitoring them regularly is the goal set by the company through this program. the program is also designed to help detect early signs of co-morbid conditions.
Meena Ganesh, Co-Founder, and CEO, Portea, spoke about the diabetes program and emphasized its importance in the present world. She talked about how Portea InContral program aims to bring together diabetologists and nutrition counselors on board on a tech platform in order to remotely monitor the conditions of the patients and work towards bringing about positive health outcomes.
She also added that they are targeting the first year launch to include at least 50,000 patients who can be helped at getting better through their treatments in the best possible manner.