Nigeria’s leading e-payments giant Interswitch has acquired a majority stake in healthcare technology company, eClat. The deal completed in September means Interswitch is staking for a place in the electronic health records and mobile clinics space in Nigeria. Integrating its famed payments infrastructure with eClat’s seven-year experience in providing support services to healthcare service providers, […]
The State of Health Tech in Nigeria, a deeply researched report about the health tech industry and the innovative startups building tech solutions to Nigeria’s health-related problems was officially unveiled at TC Townhall: The State of Health Tech in Nigeria.
On Friday, January 25, 2019, our TC Townhall: The State of Healthtech in Nigeria, convened leading healthcare innovators, investors and public health stakeholders to discuss the challenges and opportunities in the sector. Here are some key highlights from the townhall:
Countries like Nigeria do not have the resources to replicate the high-cost model of healthcare found in developed countries. But technology can leapfrog over obsolete methods and go straight to modern, and cheaper tech-enabled healthcare solutions.