HONG KONG & PALO ALTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Quality HealthCare Medical Services Limited (“Quality HealthCare”), one of the largest providers of private healthcare services in Hong Kong, and HealthTap, the Silicon Valley-based technology company behind the world’s first Virtual Care Cloud, today announced that their Quality HealthCare mobile app has been named the silver winner for Best App Experience and the gold winner for Best Mobile eCommerce Campaign at the 2018 Asia eCommerce Awards.
The Asia eCommerce Awards, presented by Marketing magazine, a publication of Lighthouse Independent Media, honor the best innovations and campaigns the e-commerce industry has to offer across 23 categories in Hong Kong, Macau, and mainland China. The awards are judged by an esteemed panel of senior client marketing and ecommerce industry leaders from influential brands, including the ALDO Group International, L'Occitane Far East, and Moleskine.
Launched in October 2017, the Quality HealthCare mobile app has already facilitated more than 500,000 e-appointments at walk-in clinics across the Quality HealthCare network. Delivered via HealthTap’s Virtual Care Cloud™, which runs on its proprietary Healthcare Operating System (HOPES™), the app enables patients to save time by making appointments in real time, stay healthy through easy access to medical information, and get the best care through integrated clinical practices - anywhere, anytime, and with the greatest flexibility.
“These awards are a powerful validation of the work that we’ve done with HealthTap to implement the Quality HealthCare mobile app in Hong Kong,” said Quality HealthCare General Manager Elaine Chu. “We were confident that the app would deliver a new, digital experience to our patients and our providers, but the speed of adoption has been a very pleasant surprise.”
HealthTap CEO Bill Gossman noted, “We’re greatly pleased and deeply honored by the success that the Quality HealthCare mobile app has already achieved in Hong Kong. It’s wonderful to see QHMS’s patients, practitioners, and business all thriving thanks to QHMS’s commitment to simplifying access to healthcare and improving health outcomes through technological innovation.”
The Quality HealthCare mobile app is available on Android and iOS platforms and delivers a number of first-of-its-kind features designed to help people live longer, healthier, happier lives.
About Quality HealthCare Medical Services Limited
Quality HealthCare Medical Services Limited (QHMS), Hong Kong, became part of Bupa, an international healthcare group, in October 2013.
QHMS operations span diagnostics, primary healthcare and day care specialties. With roots tracing back to 1868, QHMS serves the community through a network of around 110 multi-specialty centres and over 1,200 affiliated clinics offering Western Medicine, Traditional Chinese Medicine, Diagnostics & Imaging, Dental, Physiotherapy, and other healthcare services. It also operates a private nursing agency.
QHMS is one of the largest providers of healthcare services to corporates in Hong Kong. In 2017, the Group recorded more than 3 million healthcare visits. QHMS endeavors to enhance the quality of our professional services continuously to satisfy the needs of customers and patients.
HealthTap is a technology company dedicated to helping billions live a healthier, happier, longer life. We deliver a suite of connected health apps designed to provide simplified access and compassionate guidance to care for consumers, while enabling practitioners to focus on what matters most. HealthTap offers the world’s most comprehensive Virtual Care Cloud™, running on our proprietary Healthcare Operating System (HOPES™), and powered by our doctor-trained artificial intelligence (Dr. A.I.™). HealthTap makes our basic services available to everyone for free while providing enterprises such as health systems, insurers, and employers with a connected healthcare ecosystem. At HealthTap, we combine the otherwise disjointed elements of healthcare into a single seamless experience for consumers, administrators, and practitioners.
For more information or to download the HealthTap app for free, visit www.healthtap.com.