India's first Internet and telephone health services company,
has launched Medycard the 'first of its kind' personalised
health card in Hyderabad. This card serves as a gateway
for easy access to and arranging appointments with leading
doctors in the city. The card is being launched at a special
introductory price of Rs. 500. The card can be availed
by calling the 24-hour Medybiz call centre (96284-96222)
or by logging onto www.medybiz.com.
Medycard is a credit card-sized plastic card that contains
personal and medical information needed most in a critical
medical setting. Users can carry the card easily in their
purse or wallet at all times, giving medical personnel
immediate access to their concise medical history, current
medications, allergies, the names and telephone numbers
of family, friends and family doctor, and other information
necessary for medical treatment decisions. Medycard allows
participating medical personnel to respond to a patient's
needs more effectively because pertinent information is
immediately available when and where it is needed.
1. Users will be able to get easy access to all Medybiz
services and products besides providing special benefits
such as free accident risk insurance worth Rs. 1 lakh.
2. The card can be used to access all Medybiz products
and services and avail special discounts.
3. Cardholders can avail Rs. 200 on purchases made at
Medyshop, the online store of Medybiz.
4. They can also avail a discount of Rs. 300 on a Master
Health Check-up as well as 10-15% discounts on a variety
of other health services in leading hospitals nursing
homes and diagnostic centres.
Currently, Medycard is valid in over 30 medical institutions
like New City, CDR, Apollo and Premier.