The Indian healthcare sector is expected to register an annual growth rate of 22.9% between 2015 and 2020 and grow to $280 billion.
PurpleHealth.com, a Technopark based 360 degree health-on-demand platform has raised seed funding of US $100,000 from Mumbai-based private equity firm Katabole Technology Venture. The firm will use the funds to build its product roadmap and strengthen the team.
“The funds would be utilised for product development, marketing activities and expanding the team,” said Vikram Nair, co-founder and CEO of PurpleHealth.com.
The Indian healthcare sector is expected to register an annual growth rate of 22.9% between 2015 and 2020 and grow to $280 billion. “We intend to play a substantial part in that growth story by creating a massive, positive impact on how health & wellness products and services are accessed by and delivered to every individual, corporate & institution” said Vikram Nair
Founded in 2014, PurpleHealth.com is an all-in-one health and wellness platform that delivers a diverse spectrum of solutions, services and products to consumers, corporates, healthcare providers and institutions. The startup helps patients to better manage their health by providing a one-stop seamless interface to choose the right medical practitioners, schedule appointments, set up video & audio chats with doctors and much more.
PurpleHealth enables healthcare providers with tools and technologies that assist them to better engage with their customers. The platform currently has over 38,000 doctors and 4000 hospitals as part of its vast and growing network.