Telenor Pakistan, by way of its Velocity program, has collaborated with Sehat Kahani, a telemedicine startup, to convey high quality and inexpensive digital healthcare options to the lots of Pakistan.
The collaboration was not too long ago celebrated via a memorandum of understanding at Telenor Campus, 345, in Islamabad within the presence of well-reputed and seasoned personalities and professionals from numerous sectors.
Sehat Kahani is a well being tech enterprise that connects sufferers to medical doctors utilizing audio and video-based telemedicine options. It has a community of 35 e-health clinics throughout Pakistan for low-income communities and a cellular utility for round the clock video consultations with medical doctors at sponsored charges.
Until date, Sehat Kahani has catered to greater than half one million sufferers nationwide.
On this event, Khurrum Ashfaque, Chief Working Officer at Telenor Pakistan, commented, “Telenor Pakistan is dedicated to empowering societies whereas harnessing the potential of digital. Our partnership with Sehat Kahani is a step in the direction of the identical. Collectively, as a digital enabler, we intend to make healthcare accessible for the lots, at any time when and wherever doable.”
Commenting on the event, Chief Government Officer for Sehat Kahani, Dr. Sara Saeed Khurram, added, “Many Pakistanis don’t get healthcare in our nation attributable to lack of entry, affordability, and high quality. Sehat Kahani will now present high quality on-line medical doctors to 49 million Telenor Pakistan clients enabling them to pay for consultations utilizing their cellular steadiness via Direct Operator Billing.”
“We’re assured that the sponsored value of the consultations will additional enhance the attain of the service to the lots and increasingly more Pakistanis will have the ability to profit from high quality healthcare,” she added.
Telenor Velocity gives startups equity-free help for 4 months. This system is enabling Pakistan’s tech startups to co-create digital services and products, scaling them on Telenor’s digital belongings.
The enrolled start-ups in every cohort profit from domain-expert teaching, knowledge analytics, product growth help, entry to world companions, and mentor community.