ŠKODA AUTO Volkswagen India joins hands with MediBuddy
MediBuddy, India’s largest digital healthcare platform, today announced its association with ŠKODA AUTO Volkswagen India Private Limited (SAVWIPL), which manages the India region for the five Volkswagen Group brands – ŠKODA, Volkswagen, Audi, Porsche, and Lamborghini. Through this association, MediBuddy will provide easy access to quality healthcare services to SAVWIPL’s entire workforce. MediBuddy will be the trusted health partner for the automotive giant to enable healthcare services ranging from MediBuddy Gold (unlimited online doctor consultation), Annual health check-ups, to Mediclinics (on-site health clinics) that they can avail anytime.
Through MediBuddy Gold Plan, all ŠKODA AUTO Volkswagen India Private Limited (SAVWIPL) employees can schedule an unlimited number of consultations with health specialists and MD Doctors. Individuals and their family members may connect with a specialist doctor via call or video across 18 specialties like stress and mental health, dentistry, dermatology, weight management, gynaecology, to name a few. A significant benefit of the service is that consultations can be conducted in over 16 different Indian languages.
The service also covers annual health check-ups, which include 108 lab tests in total. The tests aid in the comprehensive assessment of all the body's organs and systems including the heart, liver, kidneys, thyroid, infections of the urinary tract, diabetes, vitamin deficiencies, and cancer, among others. The plan offers MediClinics, an occupational health centre that boosts employee productivity by offering primary care, emergency care, and pharmacy services.
Speaking on the association, Mr. Satish Kannan, Co-Founder & CEO, MediBuddy said, “MediBuddy has been constantly striving to provide a billion Indians with access to high-quality healthcare. We are happy to have partnered with ŠKODA AUTO Volkswagen India Private Limited to give its employees access to high-quality healthcare. Our goal is to provide our customers with healthcare support across all specialties at any time & anywhere”.
Sarma Chillara, Group Head of HR and Administration, ŠKODA AUTO Volkswagen India Private Limited said, “Employee well-being is our utmost priority, and therefore ensuring quality healthcare access to all our team members across locations is extremely important for us. Preventive healthcare is sure to go a long way and effectively minimize the chances of future health problems. I am happy that through MediBuddy we can switch to digital healthcare benefits offering our employees 24x7 access to high-quality healthcare.”
MediBuddy has always been at the forefront of India’s digital healthcare transformation. The digital healthcare platform has a partner network of over 90,000 doctors, 7,000 hospitals, 3000 diagnostic centres, 2,500 pharmacies & 2400-members team. It has created an integrated ecosystem that offers patients several healthcare services in 16 Indian languages to enable user-friendly consultation to people in Tier II and Tier III cities that they can seamlessly access anytime and anywhere. MediBuddy offers online doctor consultations, medicine delivery, lab tests at home, mental health consultations, and many more services.