The beauty of internet is that it connects the haves and have nots. Its connects the knowledge seeker with the knowledge provider. Anything that can be delivered in zeroes and ones is being transformed by this magic of internet. Education has been revolutionized by MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses). Healthcare is the next big frontier. Telemedicine was the first foray to transform physical boundaries to provide medical care. Today doctors are consulted routinely using email, web cam and chat.
70% of U.S. adults got information, care, or support from a doctor or other health care professional. Not finding right information and the mental stress may lead to “cyberchondria” – a state of anxiety related to health research on the Internet, it can get worse as reliable information is sought, but not necessarily found. On the other hand searching for medical information can make you sick.
Getting right information from right source is a critical gap addressed by this service. HealthCare Magic service helps you ask a and get your queries answered by doctors from around the world, with medically correct information. This Ask-a-doctor service even covers special areas like cardiology, urology, neurology and oncology. While anyone is free to make a query that will be answered by willing doctors some type of consultations need to be paid.
A single query to a General Physician costs Rs 199 and a single query to a Specialist costs Rs 599.
An unlimited General Physician package costs Rs 799 a month and an unlimited Specialist package costs Rs 1,499 a month.