Though they are many medical practitioners and health care centres scattered all over Nigeria, patients are still faced with the challenge of getting quick medical assistance.
Icare is an online platform that aims to solve these challenges by helping patients book for doctors and other health service providers around them.
Founded by Nwachukwu Christian, The aim of Icare is to make access to healthcare professionals a seamless process.
According to Christian, “Access to information is very vital in sustaining good health and reduce mortality rate. Our aim is to achieve this goal by bridging the information gap via the icare-ng.com platform, where a prospective health care seeker can interact with a qualified health care personnel from the comfort of a home, office, and thereby eliminating distance as a barrier.”
ICare also aims to solve the problems associated with the cost of getting healthcare services in Nigeria by listing all the affordable health care providers and health care seekers nearest to the patient.