Kenyan wellbeing tech startup Zuri Health and fitness has introduced its operations in Senegal. The startup has partnered with Expresso Senegal to launch its functions in the country.
Expresso Senegal, a subsidiary of the Expresso Telecom group is a telecommunications operator in Senegal that offers companies tailored to internet, phone calls and SMS with the 4G technological innovation and enterprise and roaming remedies.
According to a assertion from Zuri Wellness, the partnership is aimed at revolutionizing e-health in Senegal and Africa at huge.
“It is with wonderful pleasure that Expresso Senegal and Zuri Wellbeing are launching with each other the overall health app less than the name Zuri Overall health. This is a significant innovation in the Senegalese health care ecosystem, allowing for our corporation to after once more lead to the answer of the worries the inhabitants faces in accessing a first-vacation resort medical doctor for direction and referrals.” reported Radi Almamoun, Acting CEO at Expresso Senegal.
Zuri Wellbeing states this partnership will give them the means to supply price throughout the entire chain by merging know-how and health care.
An Expresso subscriber in Senegal simply sends a key word to 28008 to subscribe to the assistance and begins to chat and consult with a physician by means of SMS. The sufferers will get authentic-time and reputable response from licensed health professionals, inexpensive healthcare and safe and shielded private wellbeing details.
Vast majority of consumers in Senegal who could not have access to online enabled products or smartphones will now have the possibility to acquire initially-degree health-related consultation from certified professional medical gurus by means of the SMS platform.
“We are really psyched to be working with Expresso Senegal as our Telco associate in Senegal. At Zuri Health, we have taken into cognizance Africa’s distinctive difficulties and offered health-related consultation by way of SMS support to consider treatment of the above 65% of the populace with out entry to smartphones or the world wide web. Individuals are now equipped to check with with a medical professional from as minimal as 30 CFA franc. Our dedication to giving high quality, very affordable and available health care is the key cause we have partnered with Expresso Senegal.”- pointed out Ikechukwu Arthur Anoke, Founder
Based mostly in Nairobi, Kenya, Zuri Health offers inexpensive and accessible healthcare alternatives to disenfranchised individuals across Sub- Saharan Africa by way of a mobile app, web site and SMS. The company does this by tapping into a prosperity of databases of health-related specialists, pharmacies, laboratories and diagnostic centers.