Bangladesh’s first app-based medical ambulance service — URAL EMS – has been launched recently.
With a slogan ‘Be a Champion, Save a Life’, URAL EMS, a health tech startup, already started its operation in Dhaka, said a press release on Sunday.
Ural EMS provides a standardised ambulance service through their app and call center (01969906555).
The app is available on Google Play Store.
Using a smartphone device, a patient can get a hassle free and cost effective ambulance service within a short time. A patient can also call to its call center to arrange an ambulance.
Four types of ambulances are now available in its service portfolio – A/C, Non A/C, ICU or cardiac ambulance and freezer.
The mission of URAL EMS is to ensure faster ambulance response time and standardized service through power of technology in order to solve a critical problem that emergency patients face frequently.
‘At present, we are teaming up with government stakeholders, doctors community, hospitals and ambulance owners,’ said Shahriar Farid, co-founder and CEO of Woadec Ltd, which developed URAL EMS, the press release added.