A total of 22 startups working in various domains of healthcare have been selected under the Ayushman Bharat PMJAY Grand Challenge as top finalists.
These startups include Cloudphysician, Tricog Health, AarogyaAI, Ibhar Healthcare, Hidoc Dr, TrueCover, Artivatic.ai [Insurtech] Periwinkle Technologies Pvt. Ltd., Saathealth, MedTel Healthcare, Biodesign Innovation Labs, Incredible Devices, Clensta International, Artificial Learning Systems, and RapidQube Digital Solutions.
“We are proud to announce the 22 finalists of the #AyushmanBharat #PMJAY Startup Grand Challenge. We congratulate all the finalists and wish them the very best of luck for the finals,” The National Health Authority(NHA) posted on Linkedin.
Under the Startup Challenge initiated last year by NHA, healthcare Startups engaged in Medical Devices, Health Communications, Digital Health, Hospital services, Hospital Management, and Medical workforce training and capacity building, among others, were invited to participate in order to solve a set of problem for effective implementation of the government’s flagship scheme AB-PMJAY.
Those startups which can solve issues with cutting-edge solutions and leveraging other innovations, were invited to participated in the contest. Best startups will be selected for funding.
The winners of Ayushman Bharat PMJAY Start-Up Grand Challenge will be recognised on the national platform and will be rewarded with cash prizes, business acceleration, and mentorship, funding connect.
They will also get opportunities for pilots and validation and public procurement support. The final winners of the challenge will be connected with the state governments to explore opportunities for adoption and deployment in the field, a report said.