Orange Santé (Orange Healthcare) is a platform devoted to the well being ecosystem in Africa which is geared toward each African sufferers and docs. It gives entry to a number of providers reminiscent of on-line appointment reserving, cost for distant consultations by the diaspora, digitized medical data and teleconsultations.
The Orange Santé platform is developed in partnership with DabaDoc, the Moroccan start-up during which Orange has invested, which has confirmed itself within the Maghreb over the previous 8 years. It addresses the difficulty of restricted and unequal entry to healthcare for African sufferers. Certainly, on the continent, there’s nonetheless only one physician per 1,000 inhabitants (supply GSMA). Orange Santé’s ambition is to assist the African medical sector to make up for the scarcity of docs affecting sure well being districts, by permitting sufferers residing in remoted areas to seek the advice of the specialist of their alternative remotely.
Beginning this summer season, Côte d’Ivoire would be the first nation in sub-Saharan Africa to learn from the Orange Santé platform with on-line appointment reserving. Different revolutionary providers will steadily be added to the system by 2023.
Orange Santé is especially geared toward Ivorian healthcare services because it permits them to be listed on the platform, and to digitize the administration of their healthcare heart, from making appointments on-line to creating the affected person’s digitized medical document. The platform gives member healthcare professionals with better visibility and circulation administration, whereas permitting them to enhance their group.
Orange and DabaDoc signed a strategic partnership in June 2021 geared toward benefiting from DabaDoc’s technological experience and Orange’s cost options to allow the event of digital options that shortly convey concrete advantages to sufferers and the complete African healthcare ecosystem.
The launch of Orange Santé in Côte d’Ivoire is a part of the Orange group’s technique to turn into the main digital operator and a key participant in e-health in Africa and the Center East. The Orange Santé platform will likely be launched in different international locations in sub-Saharan Africa by 2023.