Medical development and innovation have always been important for human growth. But in the recent past, the healthcare industry has made great progress with the support of the latest technological development like AI, 3D printing and many more. Here, emerging healthpreneur or healthcare start-ups are making major breakthroughs and shaping the future of the Indian healthcare industry.
They are introducing easy and more accurate diagnoses, improved treatments, drug discovery, customized prosthetics, and many more.
We are here presenting top 5 start-ups in Healthcare, who have introduced great solutions with the support of cutting-edge technologies in their field:
- NETMEDS: INDIA’S LEADING ONLINE PHARMACY
An online platform, Netmeds has firmly established itself as India’s leading online pharmacy. Today, it has millions of active customers and deliveries to more than 19,000 PIN codes. It allows people to shop for all kinds of medicines and healthcare products easily through its 24×7 online portal and mobile application. Netmeds is widely-known as ‘India ki Pharmacy’, providing a multilingual voice, chat and email customer care center and a team of licensed pharmacists.
- PRACTO: ONE-STOP HEALTHCARE PLATFORM
Practo was started as a one-stop healthcare platform for appointments, consultations, health records, insurance, and ordering medicines online. The start-up entered the market in 2007 as a SaaS platform and today it has a team of over 1,500 people. This is a Bengaluru-based health-tech company working in 38 Indian cities, and Singapore, Indonesia, the Philippines, and Brazil.
- PHARMAEASY: DELIVERING MEDICINES AT REASONABLE RATES
Established in 2015, PharmaEasy is a Mumbai based pharma platform. The foundation of this start-up was taken with a vision to deliver medicines at reasonable rates by optimizing the supply chain and logistics and now serves more than one lakh families. PharmaEasy is based on a concept to build an ecosystem using technology to connect patients, pharmacies, doctors, diagnostic centers and healthcare service providers and allow them to interact with each other.
- ADDRESSHEALTH: MAKING PAEDIATRICS AFFORDABLE AND HOLISTIC
The Bengaluru-based start-up, AddressHealth works to make pediatrics affordable and holistic and provides primary pediatric healthcare service to schoolchildren. It takes a holistic approach; here children are screened for hearing, vision, dental health, anthropometry, alongside a complete medical examination. With four standalone clinics across the city and numerous school-based clinics, AddressHealth makes use of tech at each step to make healthcare holistic and affordable for children.
- NIRMAI: FIGHTING AGAINST BREAST CANCER
Nirmai was founded in 2016 with a special focus on saving ladies from breast cancer. Breast cancer is one of the most common cancers among women. A lot of people take it for granted in the initial stage. The vision behind Nirmai was to make it easier to detect breast cancer in its early days and doing it at the lowest expense. The organization uses advanced technology like thermal analytics and artificial intelligence to make it easier to screen breast cancer.
So these are the five start-up companies of Indian Healthcare. Hopefully, you like the article. For more such interesting content often visit our site.