‘We Are Planning to Touch 25+ Cities by March 2017’ – Says Sreevalsan Menon, CEO, Medikoe

Medikoe is unique Healthcare social platform, provide four pillars of healthcare & wellness services to consumers, it offers Access, Affordable, Emergency & Awareness in a single platform.

Bangalore-based Medikoe was launched in October 2015 by Sreevalsan Menon & Raman Shukla to enable access to 360 degrees of Healthcare & Wellness services through a single platform for better user interface experience. The services can be accessed pan India including Tier-2 and Tier-3 cities. The one-of- its-kind platform is committed to promoting the health and well-being of the local population by providing accessibility to quality medical care and online services that exceed the expectations of the entire ecosystem.

Medikoe is unique Healthcare social platform, provide four pillars of healthcare & wellness services to consumers, it offers Access, Affordable, Emergency & Awareness in a single platform.

1. Access - Access to nearest Healthcare & Wellness services providers which covers 360degree of Healthcare & wellness, currently the startup has close to 10500 partners signed on Medikoe platform.

2. Affordable - Providing affordability/deal to the consumers focussed on Healthcare & Wellness, it has more than 500 deals signed on the Medikoe platform currently, as on date.

3. Emergency care”24X7 SOS” (ONLY APP) - Providing first level emergency care which includes 24x7 - Ambulance/Pharmacy/Free Medical Advise/Doctor on call and Blood Bank, currently the company has 10+ emergency providers listed on its platform. Medikoe has supported more than 220 emergency queries in its platform in last 60 days.

4. Awareness - Medikoe is providing the full-fledged curated Healthcare & Wellness Social platform (Facebook for Health) to bring awareness about various Healthcare & Wellness data's, all the content is provided by Institutions or professionals, it has more than 500 contents with 25+ establishments growing at steady speed.

Team BWDisrupt interacts with Sreevalsan Menon, CEO, Medikoe and spoke to him

How is it different from other healthcare portals?

1. Medikoe helps you to discover nearest healthcare and wellness service provider based on the location, we have more than 10,500+ establishments as our partners still growing.
2. Medikoe is first online platform which offers Healthcare offers, this will make healthcare affordable, we have more than 500+deals to grab.
3. Medikoe is the only platform providing 24/7 Emergency care by connecting to the nearest Ambulance, Pharmacy, Blood bank/
4. Medikoe is the only social platform which helps consumers to read contents on healthcare & wellness topics based on the personal interest.

What is the funding status?

We have raised $100K in November 2015. The startup had secured an undisclosed amount from another set of angel investors in March 2016.

What are the traction details?

Traction: -

1. Total users - 1,00,000+ users

2. Total Partners in Medikoe platform - 10,500+

3. Total search on the platform - 300,000+ page views

4. Our revenue from partners growing 100%+ quarter on Quarter with 50+ customers.

5. Appointments via Medikoe platform - 50,000+

6. Total deals grabbed in the platform - 3000+

7. Emergency 24X7 - We have total of 220+ emergency queries been attended in last 60 days.

How do you look at expansion?

We are expanding 10+ new cities on or before Dec 15 2016, we are planning to touch 25+ cities by March 31st 2017.

How big is the healthcare market in India and what opportunity are you looking out in future?

As per the reports available, Indian Healthcare market to touch $280 billion by 2020, Medikoe would be like to take sizeable pie from the available market.

How has been the people responses so far?

We have a very positive response from People, we have saved one life through our “Emergency care” solution. We have 1 lakh+ customers on our platform growing everyday.

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