HealthApp: Digitalizing Healthcare Sector to Connect Patients, Doctors and Medical diagnostics centres

Benny Thomas,MD2020 is going to be a trans-forming year for healthcare app development. The mobile health market will grow at a rate of 41 percentage, with over-all spending increasing twofold. The ease of accessibility and convenience has led to an increase in the number of healthcare mobile application users, as many patients would want to stay connected with their healthcare provider 24×7.

You Take Care (YTC), a startup company, offers `HealthApp', a mobile application to connect families with healthcare providers and laboratories. The firm is involved in developing IT solutions to keep electronic health records and make it available through mobile and web applications anytime and anywhere in the world. This will make diagnosis easy for doctors, hospitals, clinics, and other health care providers.

YTC believes in the philosophy of `prevention is better than cure'. "We add twenty more productive years to everyone's life through preventive health check-ups. To do so, we have conducted large number of medical camps on life style diseases. The message we convey is that, if you are above 25 years of age, check your blood pressure, glucose
and cholesterol, once in six months. This habit will definitely save the person from health issues in future,” explains Benny Thomas, Managing Director, You Take care.

Mobile App for Healthcare Industry
Headquartered in Kerala, YTC is into preventive health care by establishing exceptional diagnostic centres and empowering every person with a tool to manage their families' health- HealthApp. This is a unique system which interconnects all the members of a family with their healthcare providers to avail medical records in their mobile phone. The benefit is that an entire family needs only one application and members can be added to it. HealthApp also gives the analytics of the lab results over a period of time. This enables the client to understand the trend and take corrective steps, if needed. Additionally, Doctors' appointments can be quickly taken in this platform, which reduces the waiting time considerably. The app also avails home collection services from the enlisted medical laboratories.

YTC is into preventive health care by establishing exceptional diagnostic centres and empowering every person with a tool to manage their families' health- HealthApp

“YTC was launched in 2015, within a period of one year, customer base was expanded to 10000+. In 2016, YTC became the first Nation-al Accreditation Board for Hospitals and Health Care Providers (NABH) certified medical laboratory in the district. HealthApp was launched in 2017. By 2019, HealthApp users crossed 8000, and 300+ doctors, 35+Labs and Health care Providers were brought to this platform,” adds Benny Thomas.

With the help of such an innovative app, YTC envisions to be a significant player in the wellness and preventive health care segment by setting up world-class diagnostic centers, wellness clinics, and medical IT research and development department. YTC's HealthApp is an ever-evolving product and will be at the forefront in adapting to the changing technologies. Furthermore, in the near future, the company focuses on the expansion of the team and bring in people who add value to the organization with which they could reach one million active HealthApp users by the end of 2023. By 2025, YTC plans to become a global organization by providing a360 degree solution to the healthcare industry.