Save Your Health – Listen, Understand, Partner, Solve and Enrich Life
Good health enriches life. The healthcare system in countries like India and many others is in a dilapidated state. Medical and healthcare facilities are unaffordable by a large Indian population. According to a research, 75% men with sexual health issues hesitate to contact doctors. Indian Healthcare sector is one of the largest with expanding revenue and employment opportunities. Due to its strengthening coverage, it is growing at a compound annual rate of 16% CAGR and expected to reach $158.2 by 2017 and $280 billion by 2020.
Rakesh Kumar is a young entrepreneur from Jaipur, India who recognized this opportunity and conceptualized Save Your Health. As the CEO and Founder, Rakesh finds the healthcare sector unorganized and wanted to refine it. He collated data from within the industry and used open source technology to organize it.
Today, it provides home healthcare services and is a leading healthcare company in India. It provides skilled doctors, specialists, nurses, physiotherapists, lab tests all with the click of a button. The online booking portal connects Save Your Health team member with the user within an hour.
These home healthcare services are provided with the aim to listen, understand, partner, solve and enrich the lives of people. Their services are as effective as in a hospital, at the same time less expensive, and convenient. Moreover, supports by educating and teaching family members and/or caregivers to provide proper care. This healthcare platform is expanding its wings to other countries. Some of the emerging markets are Brazil, Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, Ghana. It has entered a joint venture with Ghanaian, JSK Care Services (JSK PoolHouse Ltd.) based in Kumasi, Ghana.
Just like Save Your Health, JSK Care Services is a healthcare platform offering its services in Ghana. It provides to Corporate Private Health Institutions, Health Care Delivery Institutions, Private Hospitals, and Clinics. Moreover, they provide customer care training to support its health delivery services. To Promote public health, they organize internal cleanup exercises and in collaboration with an NGO, Solid Bridge International, JSK Care Services empowers rural and urban areas with healthcare.
In this joint venture, each holds 50% stake with an aim to revolutionize the healthcare segment in Ghana. They will empower customers and health care service providers with tools and technology. Their outreach program in select areas for all is a public health awareness platform to educate them about health concerns. At the same time, they aim to meet the expectations of Global Health Delivery Policies.
Save Your Health is India’s first virtual sexual health web-based platform. It allows users to address health concerns with specialists anonymously from the comfort of their home. The platform enables patients to find, review and book appointments with health care providers, interact with them and offers treatment updates. Moreover, the health professionals can manage their patients efficiently. This platform will serve as a solution to the healthcare challenge – improve care while reducing cost.
Traction so far & Future
Save Your Health’s business model is a blend of SaaS sales, commission from buyer-seller matchmaking, and ad-space selling while being unrestricted for end users.
Currently, Save Your Health
- Handles 1000 home healthcare patients
- 500 listed doctors
- 1000+ monthly booked appointments
- 2000+ queries about medical centers
It aims to be a full-fledged wellness services aggregator providing extended services like Medicine Delivery, Pathological Test Bookings, Spa and Saloon Appointment Bookings and more. Rakesh says – “In August 2016, Save Your Health is in incubation by Startup Oasis, a Jaipur-based incubation center set up as the joint initiative of RIICO, Rajasthan’s premiere industrial promotion organization, and the Centre for Innovation, Incubation, and Entrepreneurship at IIM- Ahmedabad. It is currently bootstrapped and is looking for funding.” The future is bright as Save your health will add more functionalities and features to the platform.