Bridging the gap between the doctor and the patient via innovative technology, Lybrate Inc, a web-based platform and apps for Android and iOS users, is felicitated for â€œBest Startupâ€ for Transforming Healthcare with IT.
Using technology to address the core problem of inaccessibility of doctors in India, making quality healthcare available to the people anytime and anywhere has made Lybrate Inc, Indiaâ€™s first and largest mobile healthcare communication and delivery platform bags the award at the sixth edition of International Conference on Transforming Healthcare with IT.
Receiving the award from Karnataka Health Minister UT Khader, SaurabhÂ Arora, CEO, Lybrate said, â€œWe are disrupting technology to make healthcare accessible to the billion plus population of India. Technology will play an essential role in changing the way healthcare is delivered in the country and we are innovating with it to script the future of Indian healthcare. It is a matter of pride for us to get our endeavor acknowledged at a platform like this. We will continue in our efforts to further democratize healthcare with the help of technology and make it available to every citizen of India.â€
Lybrate health app helps to solve the pressing need for medical care in a country with a population of 1.2 billion. It isnâ€™t just about virtual connections. The patients can search doctors, make and manage appointments, and save their patient records. Thereâ€™s also a system for sending alerts to family members in the event of an emergency.
The company has seen a massive growth with more than 80,000 doctors from various specialties from across India currently connected with it. With more than one million downloads in the last eight months and over 200,000 patients visiting the platform every day.