Outpost Health, a digital health provider in Canada has entered into partnership agreement with HealthPlus to make its telemedicine platform delivered to the largest pharmacy chain in Nigeria.
Under the agreement, HealthPlus will be allowed to utilize the Outpost platform, a proprietary secure HIPAA-compliant digital health and payments solution.
The Outpost platform globally connects providers, patients, payors, pharmacies, labs and health facilities and serves to offer seamless access and improved quality of care to all.
While talking about this development, the co-founders of Outpost Health Dr. Didi Emokpare and Dr. Jude Emokpare said: “Having grown up in Nigeria, we are all too familiar with the challenges of healthcare access and industry fragmentation. To address these challenges, we need partners with the highest ethical standards and a commitment to providing innovative quality healthcare such as HealthPlus.”
Outpost Health is devoted to power the next generation of digital health partnerships and bridge gaps in health care delivery throughout the world by leveraging on technological developments to offer powerful solutions to complex problems.
In a statement issued by the company, HealthPlus said that it is “delighted to announce the launch of our newest innovation, the digitisation of our pharmacy and retail services powered through a partnership with Outpost Healthcare.”
“Through the Outpost app, our customers will be able to, consult a specialist doctor via a virtual visit, digitally fulfill a prescription, maintain health records, and utilize a health wallet, along with much more. Through this innovative platform, HealthPlus will continue to provide vigilant pharmacy support and community education.”