Awards Nominee Category: African ChangeMakers Health & Wellness Award
Nominee Full Name: Musekiwa Moyo
Nominee Country: Zambia
Company Initiative Career Business: Doc On Alert Enterprise
Nominee Title Role: Founder & CEO
Nominee Product/Service: Doc On Alert allows you to have on-demand video visits with experienced doctors on your computer. Doctors on Doc On Alert are available 24/7 and quickly treat urgent care issues like colds, infections, rashes and allergies.] With the addition of online therapy to the Doc On Alert web, you will be able to see a psychologist or counselor to address common behavioral health challenges—all from the privacy of your own home. Doc On Alert offers:• Your choice of trusted, Zambian. board-certified doctors • Video visits using the web • Consultation, diagnosis – even prescriptions (when appropriate).Doc On Alert can be used any time, day or night. It’s perfect when your doctor’s office is closed, you’re too sick or busy to see someone in person, or even when you’re traveling.
Describe how your Company Initiative Career Business is turning Africa problems into solutions in your community e.g. technology partnerships reach coverage:
Save Time – By using DocOnAlert, you don’t need to visit the doctor physically. You can call the doctor from your home and save time.
Save Money- Your expense will reduce if you don’t have to go out to see a doctor. You can do this from your home.
No Waiting – At the appointed time the doctor will call you. So you don’t have to wait.
Comfortable – You don’t need to go out during pandemic.
Schedule Appointment- Patient can schedule an appointment and choose their preferred Doctors from the list.
Video call -Can talk to Doctors directly through apps and through video conferencing.
Send Reports -Can send disease condition pictures and lab reports (if necessary)
Get Prescription – Can get the digital prescription instantly in their mobile.
How does the Company Initiative/Career/Business improve people’s life, impact, affordability and reliability?
Doc On Alert is helping various stakeholders achieve their business goals as shown below:
Customers: Immediacy, Convenience, Quality, Affordability, Choice, Better Health Outcome, Personalized and eliminating potential elements of shame
Doctors: Flexibility, elimination of infrastructure as well as hiring and training, more time for personal work, additional revenue and changes from routine work
Insurance Company: Cost Savings, less complications, identify new opportunities, restoration of image with the society
Employers: Convenience, Wide range of insurance coverage at lowest possible cost, Faster Access and Early Diagnosis thus eliminate absenteeism at work due to illness at bay and increase production.
How can this service product or solution be expanded to new markets or areas in Africa?
The platform can be access anywhere in the world. With the right advertising and marketing it can be used by accessed by anyone. All you need is internet access
Voting Timeline: July 15 to July 30, 2021.