Australian client well being app Healthengine has partnered with digital pharmacy Chemist2U to supply prescription drugs supply on its platform.
In a media launch, Healthengine stated prescription supply gives comfort and time financial savings to time-poor individuals who choose on-line buying. Its greater than 3.6 million customers can now add their digital or paper scripts through a web site or cell phone app and get their medicines delivered on the identical day.
The brand new service is being piloted in Brisbane, Melbourne and Sydney; over the “coming months,” it can launch in additional capital cities and main regional city centres to cowl 80% of the nation’s inhabitants.
The companions are working with Chemist2U’s community of local people pharmacies to fulfil prescription drugs orders.
Within the US, behavioural well being platform Ginger and transportation platform for well being organisations Uber Well being have not too long ago established separate partnerships to supply same-day prescription drugs supply.
There are additionally well being gamers in Asia which might be concerned in prescription supply. Amongst them is PillDrop, a web-based pharmacy that types and delivers prescription drugs. Final month, major healthcare supplier Inexperienced Cross Well being in New Zealand introduced that it took 1 / 4 fairness stake within the firm.
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“As we assist individuals navigate their healthcare, we’re enthusiastic about providing a brand new service that helps Healthengine customers after they go away their physician with a paper prescription or e-script in hand. With Chemist2U, we’re now capable of assist one other a part of the Healthengine consumer’s healthcare journey and assist individuals post-appointment by way of Script Supply,” Healthengine co-founder and CEO Dr Marcus Tan stated.
“At Chemist2U we’re delighted to be partnering with Healthengine through our nationwide community of neighborhood pharmacies as it can present an amazing service for Healthengine customers. This partnership is a pure extension of Chemist2U’s imaginative and prescient to assist make the patron expertise with pharmacy each extra digital and handy,” stated Dr Matthew Cullen, founder and CEO of Chemist2U, additionally said.