18 February 2018 | News
The Bengaluru-based startup is transforming primary healthcare in underserved areas through an innovative and effective solution.
Image credit- medi360.com
Impact Venture Fund Unitus Seed Fund, through its StartHealth programme and HITLAB, a digital health innovation lab, announced the healthcare startup winners of the 2018 HITLAB World Cup India recently.
First place went to healthcare platform Medi360, a cloud-based technology enabled telehealth solution. The smartphone system integrates electronic medical records with diagnostic devices and prescription capabilities.
The Bengaluru-based startup is transforming primary healthcare in underserved areas through an innovative and effective solution. Medi360 has created a cloud-based, end-to-end technology enabled telehealth solution.
The Medi360 Hospital and Clinic-in-a-Box is a tablet and smartphone-based system with electronic medical records, integrated with diagnostic devices (vitals – BP, temperature, SpO2), ECG, blood sugar, cholesterol, spirometer, stethoscope) as well as telediagnosis and prescription.
Runners-up at the event included MUrgency – a medical resources aggregator, Mother Diagnostics – a low-cost digital X-ray device, Mimyk Medical Simulations – an immersive medical simulation technology, and Israel-based VOTIS Subdermal Imaging – a non-invasive and inexpensive technology to identify foot pathologies in diabetics.
Winners will now be considered for up to $500K (Rs 3.5 Cr) in grants and equity funding by Unitus Seed Fund and its AmpHealth program.