We present a system for notification of users about disease outbreak around them. This is integrated with a public awareness system that provides tips and advice on the disease. These health tips are translated into local languages and can be presented as audio playbacks for those who can't read. It also provides access to health professionals that specialise in the specified disease.
We have already developed the app for Android and iOS platforms and running a pilot project in Nigeria
Problem or Opportunity
There is no adequate and timely public awareness system in Nigeria that can be used in a public health emergency. The availability of mobile networks in Nigeria mean that mobile phone present a potential avenue to disseminate public health information
Solution (product or service)
We have developed a smartphone app focused on enhancing healthcare delivery in Nigeria. A feature of the app allows widespread notification of disease outbreaks. This is also integrated with health awareness that allows playback of audio translations in local languages
Kangpe: Answers medical questions, books appointment and health tips Find-a-Med :Locates closest health facility and provides direction Mobidoc: Consult doctors and pick up prescriptions and samples Healthconect 24/7
Advantages or differentiators
None of our competitors directly provide this service on their platform even though they telemedicine providers Integrated ambulance system and primary care network Primary care franchise will provide standardized care throughout our network Partnership with existing health facilities Telehealth mobile clinics for rural outreach and rapid deployment in disasters and emergencies.
We take 15% of video consulting fee Consulting fees and ambulance bills Freemium model in app Subscription fee for enhanced services
Money will be spent on
Publicity, staff recruitment and software development