“Yandex” will launch the application for entry in private medical clinics

Yandex launches mobile app “Yandex.Health”, which automatiseret the process of appointments. About this “Kommersant” said the Director of technology Internet company Gregory bakunow.

In contrast to the Unified medical information and analytical system (UMIAS), working with city health clinics through “Yandex.Health” can be an appointment in private institutions. According to Bakunova, the app has already connected about 130 clinics — about a third of all paid clinics in Moscow. While the service only runs in the capital, but the company plans to enter other cities.

“Until this experiment, we do not think about monetization of the app, but if it will, in the b2b sphere”, — said the bakunow.

In an application that runs on operating systems iOS and Android will be available on the map with the clinics, the price of the initial admission, hours of operation, list of doctors, history of visits, reminder and questionnaire to help determine the right resource.

In “Yandex” noted that the implementation of a large part of the planned functionality necessary amendments to the law “About bases of health protection”. The company has already co-sponsored the amendment to legislation legalizing telemedicine technology can be used to help clients remotely. As soon as it becomes possible, will appear in the application function “to consult a doctor here and now” plans “Yandex”.