3hcare.in, an Indian online healthcare portal has raised $1 million in the second round of funding from a group of technology experts.
The startup bagged its first round of angel funding within 11 months of establishment. Proving to be niche in the segment of providing online healthcare services has the convenience of last minute bookings and quick door step services. Currently, 3hcare is doing online booking of diagnostic test, offline corporate annual and pre-employment tests, and preventive healthcare test packages, domestic and international surgeries. Now, in coming days 3hcare will start to cover semi-urban and rural areas also so that healthcare can reach to root base of India.
CA (Dr) Ruchi Gupta, Founder and CEO, 3hcare.in says, “We plan to utilize this investment to expand our team, infrastructure and scale up the platform by strengthening IT. The idea has always been to improve hyper-local neighbourhood concept, powered in the front end by technology. Part of funds will be used to bolster and upgrade our technology, especially incorporation of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) to provide an enhanced value added customer experience & expansion to PAN India.”
The trending aspect of Artificial intelligence will be highly beneficial for the users of the online portal as it will translate the gathered information into tangible results. With the synergy of Artificial Intelligence and Machine learning, a digital revolution is expected in the online healthcare to optimize user experience.
The online health portal already has firm roots in the field of diagnostics and has collaborations with many leading hospitals (Both NABL and JCI accredited) across the country.
“We are pleased to have closed our second round of funding and this will hold us in good stead while we spread out geographically. We also have received an overwhelming response from the people about the services rendered being of great help to them. Ease of access, saving of time, transparency, comparative cost and credibility are few traits due to which even corporate sector have preferred our services,” Added Dr Gupta.