July 18, 2024

Dubai-Based Okadoc Launches Telemedicine Solution For UAE Residents


Dubai-based health tech startup Okadoc has propelled a telemedicine answer for permit UAE inhabitants to book a meeting with a specialist of their decision, move and get solutions or clinical records, and pay for their discussions dependent on their protection inclusion.

The new stage is affirmed by the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority, utilizing start to finish encryption with cloud information facilitated in the UAE, and consistent with UAE guidelines. Besides, Okadoc is the central territorial arrangement that is legitimately coordinated into a supplier’s clinic data framework, permitting patients to book and affirm a meeting with their primary care physician of the decision at the emergency clinic, quickly on the web, whenever of the day or night.

Among the 38 social insurance suppliers previously joined up with Okadoc are Emirates Hospitals and Clinics, HealthPlus Network of Specialty Centers, Danat Al Emarat Hospital for Women and Children, Moorfields Eye Hospital Abu Dhabi, Dubai London Clinics, German Medical Center, and iCare.

The virtual discussion costs equivalent to an in-house one, with the distinction being that preceding making the arrangement, the patients input their installment subtleties utilizing the installment passage to process a pre-approval. The case is then prepared according to the typical technique with the protection supplier. Before long, the stage will likewise permit the choice to pay to utilize Apple Pay.

“We are living in extraordinary occasions where there’s a more noteworthy need to keep moving for patients and specialists to be associated,” said Fodhil Benturquia, originator and CEO, Okadoc. “We felt that it was reasonable to reveal our telemedicine arrangement at the earliest opportunity in the UAE and Indonesia, where we are working, and encourage an intuitive answer for patients to speak with specialists from the well-being of their homes to get the essential consideration they need.”



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