Today adult is turning more and more health conscious and the effect is clearly astounding. In addition, COVID-19 affect will only surge the demands of popular online healthcare apps Recently, we saw 5000% increase in usage of online health apps for doctor consultation. And its no secret harnessing the power of technology on our healthcare services has become mundane. However, E-Healthcare Applications are taking over. Let’s see how?
Present world is full of entrepreneurs and is itching to go beyond This exponential rise in online healthcare services brings a whole new world for our entrepreneurs. AS a matter of fact, healthcare apps will go on stronger from here.
For all our budding entrepreneurs, in this article we will discuss insights of Practo app. Guide you to launch your own app like Practo.
Practo- Introduction and Business & Revenue Model (One of the best E-Healthcare Applications)
Practo is an online healthcare booking system, allowing people to connect with experts doctor online at charge of nominal fee. Indeed this was the first India healthcare app that have expand so vastly and thus opening unlimited possibilities for all creative minds in online Healthcare operations.
Practo currently has 200,000 plus verified doctors on board and is getting 50 million appoints per year.
Established in 15+ countries including Indian, and USA.
Practo right now dealt in 25 + specializes including pediatric and child care.
Practo Over the years
- Founded in 2007
- Launched as TurboDoc in 2007
- Launched as Practo Ray in 2009
- In 2010, it was rebranded from TurboDoc to Practo.com
Funding over the Years
Practo recently raised 32 billion dollar in August, 2020. The funds were raised from chinese life insurance conglomerate A1A company
- In 2012, this popular online healthcare app raised $4M from sequoia capital
- In 2015, Practo online health care app raised $30M funding from Sequoia and Matrix Partners
- 90$M in 2015 from Google Capital, Matrix Partners, Sofina, and Sequoia India. There are others as well including Altimeter Capital, Yuri Milner and Seqoia Capital Global Equities
- 55$M in 2015 from Ru-net, Recruit Strategic Partners, Tencent and Thrive
How to Create one of the best E-Healthcare Applications like Practo
Indeed the task is massive but worth a risk. To being with, creating a next level health care app you probably will need a mixture of following. End to end healthcare tech suite, advance attribute system and a highly performing backdoor support team.
- End to End Healthcare Tech Suite – First of all the app you are developing should be super Patient friendly. Secondly, virtual connectivity with health experts & doctors should be seamless. In addition, the platform or UI/UX design should be robust and capable of handling all queries. And last but not least, real time analytics with birds view on admin dashboard.
- Advance attribute system – For Patient panel, following services are must: Online Booking, In-app Chat with experts, Real Time Audio and Video Consultation.
On the other hand, Doctor interface should be more flexible. What is more it should have following features: Integrated Fee Payment System, Digital Prescription & Reports, Doctors fee and profile wiki and Advance appointment facility.
Finally the Admin Dashboard should have features more of managerial. This dashboard should contain those attributes: Advanced doctor and Patient Edit Card, Secure Medical records, Analytics and reports, and Robust management panel.
- A highly performing support team – Dedicated and which have performed at highest level should lead your support staff. Which is more why your success depends on. Besides, a dedicated support will offer you flexibility to customize, resolve all you IP rights an source code issues, and better scaling solutions.