Gurgaon-based online healthcare marketplace Healthians.com has raised funding from cricketer Yuvraj Singh’s YouWeCan Ventures, an early stage venture fund which was launched in April this year. This is the fourth investment by YouWeCan Venture since its inception. Its other investments include beauty and wellness segment Vyomo, on-demand logistics service provider Moovo, and education marketplace Edukart.
Launched in 2014 by Deepak Sahni, Healthians is one-stop destination for all kinds of Preventive Health check-ups & related information. Healthians.com preventive check-up programs are specifically designed to detect, monitor and prevent potential health problems. In September 2014, the company had secured seed funding from healthcare-focused startup accelerator Healthstart.
Currently, the startup is in association with more than 300 hospitals and works with over 70 diagnostic centers to bring the best services and network operation abilities. Healthians, through its delivery partners in 22 cities has reached out to about 42,000 families, and touching lives of more than 1,00,000 families.
“Healthians’ proprietary self-assessment software ‘HealthiansPLUS’ has been created with the help of leading doctors along with software engineers. Users fill online questionnaire, followed by free personal visit by a wellness consultant for further screening. The software establishes user’s personal health score, recommends future health checks and tracks each user’s health over his lifetime,” said Deepak.
It plans to expand into 50 cities, profile over 1 million users for HealthiansPLUS, crowd source over 1,000 mobile health advisors and conduct more than 200,000 tests in 8-12 months, reports VCCircle.