Doctors and oladoc Join Forces to Fight Covid-19 in Pakistan
Leading digital health service providers in Pakistan, doctors, and oladoc have joined hands to assist Pakistan to fight the COVID-19 pandemic.
Leading digital-health service providers in Pakistan, doctors and oladoc have joined hands to assist Pakistan to fight the COVID-19 pandemic.
Joining forces, both these resourceful enterprises are now providing free access to specialized COVID-19 focused digital content, online counseling & video-based consultations from qualified doctors, to guard and inform the masses during this hour of need.
As a part of the arrangement, patients are ready to consult Doctors, using one among the foremost advanced telemedicine expertise available within the country. Despite being confined to their homes, the people can easily access quality medical advice, by simply getting to the specially created Facebook group; CoronaVirus – Doctor Consultation & Health Tips.
This digital facility responds instantly to the public’s diverse health-care needs. Any patient who needs further assistance is routed to Free Video Consultation with PMDC certified healthcare professionals, managed by doctors.
In but every week after its launch, this online community has already amassed 50,000+ members and patients are seeking diagnosis and assessment for further treatment. This public service initiative has the support of a mess of doctors and volunteers, who are responding to quite 1,500 patient queries daily.
So far, through this partnership, 7 million + citizens have benefited already with 5 million + views on Corona based awareness content on YouTube only, 100,000 views via Facebook live sessions, 20,000 consultations among others.
The CEO of doctors – Khaqan Sikander said: “doctors are pleased to require this resourceful initiative, for the wellbeing of the folk, while it also aims to ease the burden on frontline doctors, medical staff during the Corona crisis. we have a special commitment to alleviate the suffering of the poorest and therefore the elderly, who are worst suffering from this global pandemic.
“Currently, we've shifted our strategy to eliminate the concerns of the Pakistanis, who need consultation for the coronavirus, while they need to not leave home. We are thankful to oladoc for working cohesively with our team to serve the people of Pakistan.” Mr. Sikander continued.
The CEO of oladoc – Abid Zuberi said “oladoc features a noble mission to form healthcare accessible for everybody. We’re glad to possess this chance of serving the masses through a revolutionary digital platform, designed to assist win the fight against this pandemic and help the state overcome the restrictions of our health infrastructure. Capitalizing on the strengths of doctors as our partner, we'll ensure Free clinical health-services, with a humanitarian spirit.”