11 May 2015 | News | By BioSpectrum Bureau
S10 Health launches SafeCare in Chennai
S10's SafeCare experience is delivered both from its mobile app, S10 Health available both on iOS and Google play platforms and also a web interface
S10 indicates that SafeCare sets into place quality standards and benchmarks for clinics to adhere to, as well as combines patient convenience and ease of access to world-class affordable healthcare.
S10's SafeCare experience is delivered both from its mobile app, S10 Health available both on iOS and Google play platforms and also a web interface. Currently, SafeCare connects 15 locations with speciality care in dental, eye, cosmetic, maternity, sports medicine, orthopaedics, internal medicine, and diabetic specialization across Chennai. The company plans to launch the product in phases across India in the next few years.
Mr Sridharan Sivan, founder and CEO, S10 Health said, "As India's first independent SafeCare network, S10 Health is committed to empowering the Indian population with access to the best healthcare experience. We are proud to run the first specialty care outpatient quality control standards check in India which enables clinics to be part of the SafeCare network. In the last year, SafeCare has partnered with 15 clinics and grown its base to 145,000 subscribers with 93 percent satisfaction levels. The app serves as the perfect healthcare assistant, thus providing a personalized and convenient way to monitor health at every stage. Not only does SafeCare help with scheduling appointments with the best physicians, but health seekers can also access their medical records online, which is stored on the cloud."
Dr Afser Shariff, co-founder and chief medical officer said, "Recent figures indicate that 20 percent of global disease burden exists in India, which creates a need for a superior patient experience. Globally present in both the US and India, S10 Health mobilizes SafeCare for consumers by partnering with physicians through optimal use of technology. Besides the benefit to consumers, speciality and primary care centres will provide optimal care that has been customized to them."
Dr Arulmozhi Varman said, "I am pleased to be associated with SafeCare as I strongly believe that this approach is going to be crucial in transforming the healthcare industry in India. It will provide a smooth patient appointments booking and management process and platform. More importantly, S10 Health app will provide access to the right kind of doctor depending on the patient's ailments and requirements."