India is a leading nation to adopt digital health technology. The surge in mobile technology and improved data services are playing a critical role in improving healthcare delivery. With this rapid shift, the scope of reachability of technology in healthcare is even higher now since the COVID-19 pandemic. Below are some of the apps that are changing the technology-driven healthcare sector completely.
Prescrip – Prescrip is a fast-growing healthcare technology company aiming to revolutionize the healthcare delivery system in India. It was launched in 2014 as an iPad solution for doctors. The Prescrip team is led by Shekhar Rawtani and Tanay Surkund, the solution enables doctors to quickly generate neat & medically compliant prescriptions while maintaining a detailed record of the patient’s visit. Currently, Prescrip operates on a freemium model catering to doctors across multiple specialties in 477 cities across India.
Prescrip has over +1200 registered doctors across India. The app is on its way to becoming the most preferred comprehensive clinic management solution for health care practitioners across various specialties. The company’s goal is to provide high-quality, affordable solutions that align with the changing needs of the doctors, with a consistent focus on improving technology. The vision is to become the technology solution of choice for every doctor, clinic, hospital that strives to deliver quality healthcare in India.
MediSage – MediSage is a knowledge app designed exclusively for doctors. It enables the medical community to stay abreast with the latest medical knowledge, get updates on latest Medical Trials, New drugs, diagnostics & devices and gain insights from experts through Case studies. Doctors can now access medical journals on their fingertips and watch short videos created by Key Opinion Leaders covering essential clinical challenges. Medisage is also working with Medical associations from across the globe to bring medical content relevant for doctors to improve the lives of their patients.
Founded in 2019 by Bhagwat Dhingra and Abhishek Ghosh. Medisage is creating a robust ecosystem to empower Doctors worldwide & Enable Clinical Innovation.
Curofy – Curofy is a medical app exclusively for the doctors. It is a platform for doctors to collaborate on clinical cases and to stay updated with the latest medical news and updates in the industry. It also helps the doctors to access the latest journals, medical guidelines, and MCQs. Also doctors and students alike get to access videos and AMA sessions from eminent doctors like Dr Najeeb and other eminent doctors in their field.
Curofy also helps you get the most appropriate medical jobs that suit your profile. With 300 cases posted every day, Curofy is the most engaged platform in the Country. Curofy also keeps you up to date with the latest CMEs and events. With doctors from hospitals like AIIMS, KMC, CMC etc., it gives the community the diversity and true spirit of collaborative learning and knowledge exchange.
Practo – Practo aims to assess health issues, find the right doctor, book diagnostic tests, obtain medicines, store health records or learn new ways to live healthier. Users can then have a one-on-one call with the doctor. The app also uses Google maps and provides directions to the doctors living in the neighbourhood. It has recently witnessed a 20% growth in respiratory-related queries in cities like Delhi, Mumbai, Hyderabad, and Kolkata.
Lybrate – Lybrate ensures that doctors save time and enhance practice effortlessly. Through this doctors’ grow their outreach to patients across the country, by interacting with them. This increases their popularity in the online community and in the medical fraternity. Also, it helps to make informed decisions about health and one can ask queries for free or get into one-on-one interaction with doctors on payment of fees online.