LAFIYA Telehealth App LTD, a subsidiary of BeepTool Group of companies (as acquired on the 7th of August, 2019) is a technology company delivering a suite of connected telehealth mobile applications aimed at enabling thousands of people especially in rural areas in Nigeria (for start) to live a healthier, happier and longer life by dramatically improving their access to quality healthcare. A remote examination medical device and telehealth platform that virtually replicates the in-clinic primary care experience, by providing a remote physician almost the same clinical tools he has in the clinic now also in a telehealth encounter. Video/Voice Call and Chat with a provider 24/7. Get a treatment plan any time from anywhere with a Video Visit.** Begin your visit now or schedule a time that’s more convenient.
The mobile application named, LAFIYA, easy to use innovative artificial intelligence (AI) telehealth services. From the Hausa language Lafiya means “health.” Which ideally reflects our goal to deliver better care, and better health outcomes, without having to go to the doctor’s office or hospital every day.
We are passionate in our pursuit to provide sustainable and accessible healthcare for underprivileged people in Nigeria and the continent of Africa. Current statistics for medical assistance access in the region are terrifying, especially considering we reside in a technology driven world moved at the speed of thought.
LAFIYA App, is a mobile application for both Android and iOS smartphones. Lafiya App allows medical practitioners to see and treat considerably more patients, while significantly lowering costs. We are creating a more intelligent patient care environment in a skilled Doctor, nursing and health workers facilities and remote and rural health centers in Africa. Our telehealthCare technology helps doctors examine and diagnose patients remotely with precision and clarity. TelehealthCare done right can seamlessly fill the gaps in patient care. The Lafiya app replicates existing workflows of doctors and nurses and intelligently bridges the gaps to provide a smooth and satisfactory experience for all the parties involved. Our app feels natural to use and doesn’t get in your way, while still helping you accomplish powerful tasks.
LAFIYA Telehealth App LTD is an innovative company whose primary objective aim to bring “good health to life” across Africa.
Medical practitioners can now keep track of and treat an individual or several hundred patients simultaneously. Lafiya App makes this cost-effective, scalable and can improve patient health. Lafiya App allows medical professionals to make decisions producing savings for patients and themselves, while increasing standards of quality and access. Concerns about overhead or bed space are reduced.
LAFIYA App Telehealth mobile application seamlessly erases boundaries caused by logistics and financial restraints.
LAFIYA App Telehealth Mission is to be Africa’s premier healthcare technology company. To always do the right thing. To build the best products, instill hope and optimism and make our communities and world better places than we found them.
Our Commitment: We promise to constantly improve our technologies that improves the quality of life of our clients and users. We promise to invest in educating clients on ways to improve healthcare.
LAFIYA’s vision is to become Africa’s TOP healthcare solution for fast, effective and affordable medical help affecting current death statistics and increasing life quality of regular people.
LAFIYA App is a telehealth mobile application for Android and iOS developed accounting all the modern industry tendencies and targeting the most unprotected category of customers – people who cannot afford or access due to remote location /or both/ medical help in Nigeria and other African countries.
Currently, LAFIYA App network of doctors includes professionals from USA, UK, CANADA, ISREAL, INDIA, IRELAND, AUSTRALIA, GERMANY, NIGERIA, etc.
LAFIYA App is solving problems!
In Nigeria, the mounting mortality rates, especially among children under five years, is an enormous problem that can be resolved surprisingly simple. The causality of deaths is linked to three commonalities: access to medical practitioners and medicine and remoteness of care.
Moreover, despite the myriad localized charities offering medical assistance over the years, the disenfranchised increases unable to secure the needed assistance. Alarmingly, 50% of Nigerians, which encompasses over 90 million people, do not have access to quality medical care.
LAFIYA App makes it easier and cost effective with clients able to call, chat or video conference with any person at any corner of the globe. LAFIYA App makes this integration by focusing on where the greatest needs are.
LAFIYA App growth involves crowdfunding events, NGOs, Governmental Agencies in addition to regular sales processes. We maintain a recruitment process uniquely determined to hire only competent employees. we are also providing affordable smartphones as well as setting up PCs in remote medical centers. These steps are essential to our solving the problems of quality and access affordably. Laifya App makes complex problems once seemingly insurmountable, now possible.
Presently, the population of Nigeria is 198 million [Worldometers] combined with extreme poverty, represents 50% of population, which makes involvement of funds, NGOs and Governmental Agencies crucial [GZ]. Only 1% of Nigerians have health insurance. Potential clients cannot afford medical help causing elevated death rates. Resultant of 145 women of childbearing age and 2,300 children under 5 years of age dying daily in Nigeria. Women who otherwise might benefit from LAFIYA App die in childbirth. With children dying of malnutrition, malaria, diarrhea, and pneumonia [Devex].
LAFIYA App Objectives
We will expand our development with a wider network of doctors and involving Governmental Agencies, NGOs and operating crowdfunding events to help to help with the financial renumeration for those in need. Leading them to be able to access quality medical help combined with modern technology.
Our Plan of Action
Our passion is to improve the quality of life for people. Like you we yearn to make a meaningful difference. We are here to help people, you can be a part of a new medical era in Africa – as a participating doctor, investor, team member, partner or volunteer.
LAFIYA Telehealth gives you affordable and instant access to a network of doctors essentially, anywhere, any time with the simple access through one’s mobile phone. LAFIYA App’s innovative technology transmits Hd Video, Instant message, Chat or Text or talk to a registered medical doctor, allowing the recipient to receive quality health advice at the touch of a button. Patients will appreciate the confidentiality of our doctors. A patient would only have to download LAFIYA APP.
They are then connected to a qualified medical doctor, right from a mobile phone. Our doctors are available to patients 24/7/365. LAFIYA App connects previously unserved patients in a rural and remote area in Nigeria and Africa to a network of doctors in Nigeria cities, UK and USA who address their concerns professionally, sensitively and rapidly.
LAFIYA App is designed to maintain all classical telehealth mobile functionality and has engaged AI technology for better results.
Any user will be able to:
- Ask health-related questions
- On-Demand/Appoint video, audio or chat meeting with a doctor
- Get instant access to doctors for call, video call or chat
- Assess medical guides, analyze symptoms with Dr. Bot
- Access QA sets from real questions and answers provided by our doctors
- Get instant treatment plan and get prescriptions
Basically, LAFIYA App simplifies access from rural areas and remote locations to impoverished people in Nigeria and invariably Africa with a faster and more personal way to connect patients instantly to medical help with a qualified doctor. The innovation and humanitarianism of LAFIYA App is an apt example of pioneering telehealth solutions in combination with a great charitable cause.
We simply want you to work with us to improve the quality of life for people everywhere
Now, using LAFIYA App, people can easily call a medical practitioner, search for answers and schedule an appointment if needed. We make impossible real for patients who have yearned for a better quality of life. LAFIYA App makes this possible. We provide real help to people in need that is currently attracting government agencies, NGO and charitable foundations to participate in initiative. Each bent on saving lives every day. Additionally, LAFIYA App works with payments, where any regular patient who’s not eligible for the free version to pay for LAFIYA services. For patient ease of use, they can securely update their insurance information.
In addition to all the benefits described above, LAFIYA App is able to connect any patient in any country, city, village in Africa to any doctor on the platform.
LAFIYA Telehealth App Services
- Free Health Tips
- Free health questions and answers
- Free instant access to artificial intelligence doctor called Dr. Bot.
- Small fee instant live virtual consults from primary care Doctors via HD Video, Voice or Chat 24/7
- Virtual care platform where LAFIYA App connect Doctors with Patients Via On Demand/by Appointment Video, Voice Call, or chat and by Asynchronous Message
- Order for medications or drugs from connected pharmaceutical stores
How does LAFIYA Telehealth App benefit patients and Doctors?
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It’s no surprise that consumer behavior patterns have shifted in recent years. Industry surveys indicate that 74% of patients in Africa would use telehealth services if they were available.
LAFIYA App has several clear advantages over traditional medicine practices.
Benefits of LAFIYA App to patients
1. Medical aid to remote patients. There are many countries around the world where healthcare professional-to-population ratio is astonishingly low. LAFIYA App enables the access of medical expertise to patients living in remote areas. Patients can save the cost of travel and accommodation. This especially benefits hospitalized patients who can now interact with a distant specialist via telehealth.
2. Improved quality of care. Previously, remote patients were dependent on the physical location of hospitals. They were often devoid of quality care. The patient’s remoteness caused difficulty in their accessing quality care in time of need. LAFIYA Telehealth App creates equality in the availability of improved and professional care to all patients alike.
3. Faster recovery. Studies have shown that patients who live within their own environment tend to recover faster. LAFIYA Telehealth App has facilitated medical consultation where the patients are. It also shortens the diagnosis and treatment process by reducing the time required for patients to be seen by a succession of providers. Device Talk an educational forum bringing together engineering and product development, reported that 91% of health outcomes were as good or better via LAFIYA Telehealth App.
Benefits of LAFIYA App to medical practitioners
- Treating more patients. LAFIYA Telehealth App has made the necessity of travel almost negligible. As a result, specialists can now spend their travel time in seeing more patients and increasing the duration of consultation per patient.
- Education to rural providers. Specialists in cities can gain greater exposure by handling patients from remote areas and other cities along with mentoring and guiding rural providers. Rural providers can receive training and better exposure to LAFIYA Telehealth App facilities.
- Improved efficiency. When providers can save energy and time, they are able to personalize their consultation and services, connect with patients at a deeper level and improve on their overall efficiency. This enhanced medical collaboration between practitioners and patients has solved a series of related problems faced by both parties. that both patients and providers often face.
- Patient Trust. With improved access to supremely better healthcare practitioners as a result of LAFIYA Telehealth App, patients will develop a positive perception of healthcare quality, satisfaction, and the mediating effect of trust.
- LAFIYA Telehealth App creates equality in care quality
- Remote patients save on cost of travel and stay
- Providers can care for more patients in less time
- Providers can personalize consultation
Lafiya Telehealth App: Easy-to-use mobile and web apps to facilitate telehealthcare services
Easy way to connect to any doctor at any country and get qualified medical help, qualified medical assistance is now available to anybody, at any corner of the Globe, – feel safe with Lafiya App.
Offer the convenience of telemedicine visits to your patients.
- Set up a profile
- Accept patient requests
- Video call with patients
- Write prescriptions, lab orders and notes
WHAT OUR DOCTORS CAN DO ON THE LAFIYA APP
HELP PEOPLE by answering patient questions and reviewing cases from the client’s community.
PROVIDE VIRTUAL CARE to patients via video, voice, or text chat and follow that up with treatment plans, prescriptions, referrals, lab tests, or even a second opinion (and get paid for doing it).
ELIMINATE THE WAITING ROOM for patients with seamless intake and pre-visit experiences using automated patient triaging, integrated calendars for online scheduling, and do it all from wherever you are, whenever patients need you. It’s all powered by our advanced engineered artificial intelligence doctor called Dr. Bot.
FOCUS ON WHAT MATTERS taking advantage of intuitive tools such as task management dashboards and predictive SOAP notes to save time and do what you’re best at – improving lives!
CONNECT WITH COLLEAGUES through sharing your experiences and learning from your peers.
PROVIDE UNPARALLELED FOLLOW UP with thousands of interactive patient Care Guides linked to mobile alerts and reminders helping you and your patients easily and effectively manage follow-ups and treatment plans.
Consult a doctor over video call to receive the care you need.
- Select a health care provider
- Video call with the selected provider
- Get prescriptions sent to a local pharmacy
- Safely store health records
- Ask health-related questions
- Appoint video, audio or chat meeting with the doctor
- Get instant access to doctors for the call, video call or chat
- Assess medical guides
- Analyze symptoms with Dr. Bot
- Access QA sets
- Get an instant treatment plan
- Get prescriptions
WHAT PATIENTS CAN DO ON THE LAFIYA APP
SEARCH CONTENT from thousands of doctor-answered questions and articles across various conditions.
ASK A QUESTION for free using Lafiya App network of doctors and receive a confidential answer usually within a minute.
ASSESS SYMPTOMS using Dr. Bot an artificial intelligence-powered symptom checker and receive personalized recommendations and care guidance.
SEE A DOCTOR immediately in real time by video, voice, or chat, supported by doctors across different specialties. Patients can also get prescriptions or make appointments.
GET A TREATMENT PLAN from a doctor with interactive care guides, reminders and notifications, follow-ups, and referrals.
BUILD YOUR HEALTH PROFILE with all your health data in one place, including medical, treatments, prescriptions, labs, wearable devices, and doctor visit notes – and because of the advanced innovation of Lafiya App, it all works together to provide a more personalized experience.
LAFIYA Telehealth Care solution is transforming primary care by putting health in the hands of consumers in remote and rural Africa. The all in one platform seamlessly connects people to clinicians to provide the best virtual home examination and diagnosis solutions remotely. The solutions are designed to enable a comprehensive medical exam from any location and include a hand-held, all-in-one tool for examining the heart, lungs, skin, ears, throat, abdomen, and body temperature; a complete telehealth platform for sharing exam data, conducting live video exams, and scheduling visits; a cloud-based data repository with analytics; and built-in guidance technology and machine learning algorithms to ensure accuracy and ease of use for patients using the device at home or community in rural and remote area in Africa
LAFIYA TELEHEALTH CARE REMOTE & RURAL MOBILE KITS
LAFIYA TELEHEALTHCARE ECOSYSTEM PLATFORM ROR REMOTE, RURAL AND UNDERSERVED HOME, VILLAGES, COMMUNITIES ETC IN AFRICA AND BEYOND.
We know the challenges underserved communities face in accessing good quality health care.
Lafiya telehealth care is designed to be used by non-medically trained workers and operates efficiently in low resource environments. With Lafiya Telehealth platform, patients can visit their rural health center and consult doctors and specialists remotely over a video/audio call.
The platform provides a real-time picture/video of the patient to the doctor, including sounds of the heart and lungs, as well as HD examination of ear, throat, and skin. Patients can schedule video appointments using their own mobile device or this kit. Whether it’s a follow-up visit or a new patient, Lafiya Telehealth Care platform provides HD video interaction between the doctor and the patient. With e-prescriptions, lab orders, doctor’s notes, and Scratch card, ATM or Cash payment.
Lafiya Telehealth Care platform is the complete solution for direct-to-patient telemedicine. By using of Dr. Bot an artificial intelligence-powered symptom checker and receive personalized recommendations and care guidance. Search healthcare information from thousands of doctor-answered questions and articles across various conditions. It can be installed in a local health care center to enable access to doctors and specialists located remotely from network of our certified clusters of doctors via VIDEO, VOICE CALL & CHAT with Patients who visit the center. A fully encrypted Telehealth platform for rural and remote telehealth care services.
Patients can pay an affordable rate for INSTANT ACCESS TO REAL-TIME VIRTUAL DOCTORS FROM OUR CLUSTERS OF DOCTORS FROM USA, UK, CANADA, AUSTRALIA, ISREAL, IRELAND, DUBAI, INDIA NIGERIA, GHANA ETC for meaningful Remote Patients Interaction and Diagnosis.
LAFIYA TELEHEALTH CARE HOME, MINI GROUP & WALK-IN KIOSKS CLINIC MOBILE KITS
A digital hospital for home, Remote, Rural, Under-served and excluded home, group and villages in Africa. Turn any location into a remote telehealth clinic for a small group of people for 24/7 On-demand instant access to Lafiya telehealth care clusters of local and international certified doctors anytime, anywhere for patients within the family in Africa. Consumers get another digital home health offering an all-in-one digital diagnostics kit. A First-of-its-kind Device That Conducts Medical Exams On-demand From Home. Provides users more convenient access to health care with at-home, on-demand medical exams and virtual physician visits
The Mobile Kit is an all-in-one remote exam medical kit integrated with Exams Camera, Basal thermometer, Otoscope, Stethoscope (with volume, bell, and diaphragm filters), headphones, and tongue depressor adaptors, Sp02, blood pressure cuff, Oyi-1 Affordable smartphone or Abole tablet preloaded and connected Lafiya telehealth platform for conducting live video/audio/chat telehealth exams, reviewing exams, and communicating with patients and Doctors remotely to diagnose acute conditions such as ear infections, sore throats, fever, cold and flu, allergies, stomach issues, upper respiratory infection and rashes etc. In order to use the kit, you will need a Wi-Fi internet connection. Our goal is to connect you with your own provider or network of providers whenever possible
The kits are similar to the exam tools used by doctors in an office, it’s includes an otoscope (ears), stethoscope (heart, lungs, and abdomen), basal thermometer, and digital camera (skin and throat) and is designed to provide your healthcare provider with the same type of examination data he or she would use in the office. The Stethoscope was cleared by the FDA and all other devices comply with FDA requirements. It has passed multiple performance bench tests versus comparable devices to ensure quality results. It can help a healthcare provider diagnose and treat many common conditions, including ear infections, sore throats, fever, cold and flu, allergies, pink eye, nausea, constipation, asthma, bronchitis, upper respiratory infections, bug bites, and common skin conditions, including contact dermatitis, rash, and diaper rash. If a prescription is needed, your provider can prescribe and send your prescription directly to your preferred pharmacy store.
You can use the kit to perform the exams at home on yourself or your child using the kit using BeepTool’s proprietary guidance technology or under the guidance of a healthcare provider. In both scenarios, you will be guided through the process to ensure accurate exam data is captured
Your healthcare provider will use the data provided by the Mobile kit, in combination with the video consult, to examine, diagnose, and treat your conditions remotely. It conducted biocompatibility testing and was found to be in full compliance with the biocompatibility standards requirements.
Lafiya Telehealth Home Kit
On-demand medical exams for your patients. Review patient exam data remotely to diagnose acute conditions such as: ear infections, sore throats, fever, cold and flu, allergies, stomach issues, upper respiratory infections and rashes
Lafiya Telehealth Mini Group Kit
Delivering the most comprehensive remote exam and telehealth visit available. Extend clinician services to remote locations, such as schools, nursing and home care facilities, clinics, employee work sites, urgent care, and emergency medical technicians
Lafiya Telehealth walk-in kiosks Clinic Kit
Turn any location into a remote telehealth clinic. Provide remote locations such as schools, nursing homes, home care facilities, clinics, employee work sites, urgent care facilities, and pharmacies with a comprehensive, turnkey telehealth solution
LAFIYA TELEHEALTH CARE COMMUNITY SOLAR & SATELLITES BROADBAND POWERED KIT
A digital hospital for home, Remote, Rural, Under-served and excluded communities and villages in Africa and beyond.
Lafiya Telehealth Community Solar & Satellite broadband powered Kit is an all in one Telehealth Care mobile clinic for communities and villages in remote and rural area without distance barriers. Telehealth care Mobile station is loaded with i1000MD PTZ Camera, Dell 88C5K OptiPlex 5050 Micro Desktop PC with Intel Core i5-7500T, 8GB RAM, 128GB SSD, Black, Keyboard, USD Mouse, USB microphone with a PC color Monitor and an all in one remote medical exams device.
The community kit is integrated to Lafiya telehealth care portal and app that aggregates all the medical diagnosis exams data, vital signs data, encounter documents and live video/audio/chat conferencing into a consult report for store and forward and then securely exchanges that information in real-time into a consult report for the remote certified doctors to remotely diagnose patients with precision and confidence. At the end of the session, an Encounter Report can be saved or preserve the data, images and the doctor’s report in a HIPAA compliance cloud server or sent to EMR. Both “Exam & Forward” & Live Telehealth Exam- First of its kind valuable clinical data repository, Unique cloud platform for enhanced remote visit & diagnosis (Heart, Heart Rate, Lungs, Skin, Temp, Throat and Ears). The Lafiya telehealth care platform connected to a remote examination kit virtually replicates the in-clinic primary care experience, by providing a remote physician almost the same clinical tools he has in the clinic now also in a telehealth encounter. Clear medical images and clinical data collected during the patient encounter are key elements to providing the best possible care via telehealth care. Our kit and Telehealth care platform deliver superior quality medical images and precise patient data.
Exam data is sent via an encrypted, secure network and is stored on our HIPAA-compliant cloud. Only you and your healthcare provider can determine who can access your medical records.
Scenarios with Consumer and community usage: How we help doctors bring health care closer to the patient in their home, village, community etc. The device is operated by a trained user, e.g. nurse, paramedic, medical assistant, to diagnose many patients): The telehealth platform and integrated medical devices, allows community and consumer use cases such as follows:
- OnDemand Care, e.g. by Individual with Smartphones, Tablets or Ipad)
- Home use, e.g. by families with children.
- Pharmacy / Retail walk-in kiosks
- IDP camps, orphanage homes etc
- Chronic Care and remote monitoring
- Employers, offering LAFIYA Telehealth Care as a benefit for employees
- (The device is operated by a trained user, e.g. nurse, paramedic, medical assistant, to diagnose many patients):
- Remote clinics,villages, communities e.g. in rural areas
- School telehealth programs
- Employer / Factory locations,employee work sites,urgent care facilities,
- Pharmacy / Retail walk-in kiosks
- Home Care / Vising nurses/paramedics,nursing homes, home care facilities,
- EMT (Ambulances) service and emergency medical technicians
- IDP and Orphanages homes etc
SOLAR AND SATELLITE BROADBAND POWERED TELEHEALTH CARE MOBILE DOCTOR STATION: A digital hospital for Remote, Rural, Under-served and excluded communities and villages in Africa
Lafiya Telehealth Community Kit
Turn any community, village into a remote telehealth clinic for the Remote, Rural, Under-served and excluded un-health care Africans and beyond with 24/7 On-demand instant access to Lafiya telehealth care clusters of local and international certified doctors anytime, anywhere for patients within the communities in Africa. A Solar and Satellite Broadband enabled Remote and Rural Mobile Telehealth Care Station with Integrated Medical exams tools
Community Solar & Satellite Broadband Internet Kit
Solar System powered and Ku and Ka- band Flat-Panel Portable Terminal
How Lafiya Telehealth Community Works
Trained person or, onsite Nurse or health worker use the integrated medical exams kits as directed by the remote doctor to patient’s data and stream live for remote examinations and diagnostics
Doctor remotely examines the patient via the Lafiya platforms and integrated exams with the help of an onsite training personnel or nurse.
Remote Doctor conduct a secure video visit and view symptoms, history, and records entered by the patient. Write prescriptions, lab orders, and progress notes, all within the platform.
Locally present nurse or assistant personnel uses the kits and provides a real-time picture of the patients to the remote health care provider. You no longer need to worry about access to genuine medications. We send your prescriptions to pharmacies near you and text you when they are ready for pick up.
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