Videocon Telecom launches 'M-health' Ayurvedic mobile health service

Post consultation, users can order their medicines through the phone. The medicines will be delivered to their homes across 1300 cities all over India on a Cash-on-Delivery basis.

Published Date
07 - Nov - 2013
| Last Updated
07 - Nov - 2013
 
Videocon Telecom launches 'M-health' Ayurvedic mobile health serv...

Videocon Telecom has introduced a specialised Ayurvedic mobile health service for its subscribers. Called M-health, the service has been developed in collaboration with JIVA Ayurveda Group and offers specialised Ayurvedic treatment to users.

The service provides access to Ayurvedic doctors round-the-clock and is exclusively available by dialling 535133, which is chargeable at Rs. 6/min.

Videocon Telecom has also partnered with Think Health Services for its new initiative. Through this service the subscribers can speak with a Certified Ayurveda Expert to discuss health problems and seek treatment advice. Post consultation, they can order their medicines directly on the phone. The medicines will be delivered to their homes across 1300 cities all over India on a Cash-on-Delivery basis.

The service is managed through Ayurveda Telemedicine Center with a panel of over 150 doctors.

Arvind Bali, Director and CEO, Videocon Telecom says, “We are pleased to roll out the M Health service for our subscribers. Ayurveda is not just a treatment but a way of life which helps maintain one’s health from the outset. With the launch of this service, we seek to bring convenience and affordable healthcare services to our consumers. This new service shall enable our subscribers to get in touch directly with certified Ayurvedic doctors round the clock and discuss their health issues and seek treatment advice. Now with this service one can access health related help and consultation anywhere and anytime, and also can order medicines which are directly delivered onto their doorsteps.”

“We are committed in improving the lifestyle of our customers, and aim to raise awareness on healthcare through this one of its kind health service. Our latest venture into the M-VAS sector is sure to herald more innovations in coming times which will bring greater ease into the consumers’ lives”, he adds.