Nalin Perera - Director, eChannelling PLC exchanging the MoU with Dr. K.T Iraivan - Director/CEO, Hospital Management Melsta & Melsta Health (PVT) Ltd. flanked by Dr. Vasanthi Vamadevan Jeyaririan - Medical Superintendent, Joseph Fraser Memorial Hospital, Arnold De Souza - Assistant Manager, Operations, Joseph Fraser Memorial Hospital (Left), Madura Hewage - Manger, eChannelling PLC, Suneth Haputhanthri - General Manager, eChannelling PLC (Right)
eChannelling PLC, Sri Lanka’s largest doctor channeling network has entered into a partnership with Joseph Fraser Memorial Hospital, a part of Melsta Health portfolio of hospitals. The formal agreement was signed by Mr. Nalin Perera – Director of eChannelling PLC and CEO of Mobitel and Dr. K.Thiyagarajah Iraivan, Director/CEO of Melsta Health (Pvt) Ltd (member of the diversified group, Melstacorp PLC) in the presence of the medical staff and well-wishers.
Offering fully-fledged digital health care services, the partnership enables patients to channel their doctors at Joseph Fraser Memorial Hospital by making appointments via the eChannelling app, by dialing 225 from any mobile network and 1225 from an SLT phone. Further, appointments can also be made by visiting the eChannelling website at www.echannelling.com
The Joseph Fraser Memorial Hospital offers comprehensive care for Women and Children, and is currently a well-equipped hospital with new operating theatres including a High Dependency Unit, private labor suites, 4D scan, Laboratory, Pediatric Neonatal Unit, X-Ray and many facilities. Located at Thimbirigasyaya, it is the ideal place to consult an obstetrician/gynecologist or a pediatrician. The Joseph Fraser Memorial Hospital was founded in 1923 and currently managed by Melsta Health (Pvt) Ltd, a fully owned subsidiary of Melstacorp PLC.
eChannelling’s robust dominance in the healthcare sector, where through technology, has bridged the gap between hospitals, doctors and patients, thus improving the overall effectiveness and efficiency of hospitals, and increased convenience as people don’t have to wait in long queues to get an appointment. This has been proved by the recent award for eChannelling received by Capital Finance International – United Kingdom for ‘Setting the best healthcare standard as ICT service provider for Sri Lanka.’
eChannelling PLC has a network of 250+ recognized hospitals, more than 5500 Doctors, over 2000 outlets and coverage on any mobile network. A list of consultants and visiting hours at the hospital is available on the eChannelling website/App online platform.
eChannelling PLC is a subsidiary of Mobitel (Pvt) Ltd and the pioneer software developer and ICT service provider to the healthcare industry in the country. Mobitel has taken digital healthcare to the next level by adding eChannelling to its portfolio and strengthening its position in the country’s telecommunications industry.