National, 30th September 2021: Moving a step closer to its vision of providing access to high-quality healthcare to all; MediBuddy caters to additional 3X users during the #HealthPeWealth sale. One week into the biggest healthcare sale ever #HealthPeWealth, MediBuddy, India’s largest digital healthcare platform records massive growth across various verticals. By encouraging individuals to adopt digital healthcare for any health needs through initiatives like #HealthPeWealth, the platform recorded 5x increase in MediBuddy Gold Subscription, 2.5x increase in medicine delivery orders and 3x increase in vaccination registration and lab test orders.
The #HealthPeWealth sale went live on 20th September and the offers would be valid till 30th September 2021. The sale offers customers a slew of benefits that they are eligible to avail of at the digital platform. These included great discounts, offers, and a chance to win exclusive goodies such as Google Home Mini, Portronics Wireless Earphones, and exciting goodies on spending of Rs.9999, Rs.7499 & Rs. 4999 respectively for their health needs.
Additionally, users could also win exclusive goodies and vouchers from brands like Mamaearth, WOW Skin Science, Power Gummies, Growfitter, etc. So far over 725 lucky individuals have reaped the benefits and have won exciting gift hampers availing the benefits through the MediBuddy app.
Along with exciting offers, the digital healthcare platform prioritizing health has initiated #MediBuddyHealthMela where the digital healthcare platform has set over 200 medical camps extending complimentary blood sugar tests, BMI checks with instant doctor consultations. The camps are spread across 8 cities such as Delhi, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Jaipur, etc.
Commenting on the success, Satish Kannan, Co-founder & CEO, MediBuddy, said “We are extremely delighted and pleased that the MediBuddy #HealthPeWealth is a grand success. It has always been our constant endeavour to make healthcare more accessible and encourage more individuals to adopt digital healthcare. We strive to continue achieving more such milestones and helping more individuals access quality medical care across the country.”
MediBuddy has always been at the forefront of accelerating India’s digital healthcare transformation. Recently, it announced to lend full support to state governments administering vaccination drives; MediBuddy, India’s largest digital healthcare platform has tied up with 350+ top hospitals across 130 cities such as Delhi, Chennai, Bengaluru, Indore, Jaipur, Lucknow, Noida, and Kochi to further strengthen the vaccine rollout across the country.
Amid the second wave, MediBuddy has also launched several initiatives such as Hospital Bed Availability Tracker, a 24×7 helpline number, and a Coronavirus Risk Assessment Tool to help tackle the surge of coronavirus infection and contribute its bit in combating the virus.
MediBuddy is led by co-founders Mr. Satish Kannan & Mr. Enbasekar, as CEO & CTO, respectively.
MediBuddy is India’s largest digital healthcare platform. It gives users 24×7 access to high-quality healthcare on their fingertips. MediBuddy helps its users consult specialist doctors, order medicines and book lab tests from the comfort of their homes. It is also a partner to several leading corporate customers in the country and helps their employees access multiple healthcare benefits. MediBuddy users have access to online doctor consultations, wellness, preventive care services, fitness and hospitalization offered by its pan-India network of healthcare providers. Accessible both as an online portal as well as a mobile app, MediBuddy gives its users unparalleled, real-time access to all their health benefits anytime and from anywhere.
With diverse offerings for all stakeholders of the healthcare industry through a ‘phygital’ approach, MediBuddy makes discovering, accessing, utilising, and monitoring healthcare seamless, real-time, and virtually paperless, encapsulating user experience right from discovery to service delivery.
With a partner network of over 90,000 doctors, 7000 hospitals, 3000 diagnostic centres and 2500 pharmacies covering 23,000 pin-codes in India, and a 1200-member team located across 22 Indian cities, MediBuddy has catered to the healthcare needs of 3Cr Indians & attends to the needs of over 35,000 Indians daily across the length and breadth of the country. The app connects patients to experienced and verified doctors for online consultations across 21 specialties such as Cardiology, Neurology, Dermatology, Paediatrics, Gynaecology, Psychiatry, Orthopedics, General Medicine & more, instantly via chat, video, or voice call.
MediBuddy users can also order medicines and book a lab test through the platform from the comfort of their homes. One can save up to 60% through the app when consulting with leading doctors on the platform. The doctors on the app provide consultations in 16 Indian languages.
To establish market leadership and to strengthen its services, DocsApp (India’s largest online doctor consultation space) merged with MediBuddy.
The venture has so far raised over $50 million from India Life Sciences Fund III, LLC, Bessemer Venture Partners, Rebright Partners, TechMatrix Corporation, DeNA networks, Milliways Fund LLC, Mitsui Sumitomo (MSIVC), TEAMFund LP, JAFCO Asia Fund, FinSight Ventures, ALES Global Japan, Beyond Next Ventures, Makita corporation and Facebook’s angel investors, Anand Rajaraman and Venky Harinarayan.
MediBuddy’s pioneering work has been widely recognised by many leading entities:
- MediBuddy – Best Brand 2020 in Healthcare by ET Edge
- MediBuddy – Best Health & Wellness Solution by ET- Intelligent Health & Tech Awards 2020
- MediBuddy also bagged Marketing Campaign of the Year – #AapkaHealthBuddy & Award for Best Marketing Excellence in Health & Wellness Sector at National Awards for Marketing Excellence
- The “Industry Achievement Award 2019” by Hurun Report.
- The online digital platform also bagged 3 coveted awards- Best Healthcare Entrepreneur of the Year, Best Marketing Campaign, Best healthcare start-up of the year at Healthcare Leadership Awards presented by ABP News in the year 2019
- Best healthcare startup company of the year, Best use of social media & Digital marketing in Healthcare, Best Marketing Campaign – #BaatTohKaro (DocsApp) & Best Healthcare Entrepreneur of the year- Satish Kannan at National Healthcare Leadership Congress Awards presented by Zee Business in the year 2019.
- The ‘App of the Year 2017’ in the medical category by Amazon in association with Facebook.