The NAS is an on-demand emergency services response system and a component of an all-in-one app, Ogaget developed to assist with fastest access to emergency medical transport and immediate care that aligns with the budget of a patient.
The system aggregates various types of private and public emergency services and allows a registered user to initiate a request for ambulance specifying exact pickup and health facility drop off location of the patient. Those without smart phones to call the emergency call centre who based on automatic indication of their location, name etc. will assign and have the nearest available ambulance...SEE ALL
The system aggregates various types of private and public emergency services and allows a registered user to initiate a request for ambulance specifying exact pickup and health facility drop off location of the patient. Those without smart phones to call the emergency call centre who based on automatic indication of their location, name etc. will assign and have the nearest available ambulance service dispatched to the caller. Allows those unable to speak to request through a chat/SMS. The platform has a built-in ad-ministration interface for system monitoring, maintenance and immediate trouble-shooting. Usage data will provide policy makers with 360 degree performance overview which be used to inform and enhance the performance of emergency medical response. Customers can instantly book or schedule ambulance delivery for a future date & time through the app. Users can also be able to get Real-Time alerts about their trip status through push & SMS notifications. Customers can track status of their dispatched provider on an interactive map to give real-time experience. Customers be able to pay using multiple inclusive payment options such as mobile Money, cash on delivery or even bank transfers. Users Track all your provider driver's in real-time to know their status, availability and location. Users also can rate their experience with providers which helps to improve the emergency response. Professional orientation into emergency care will form part of this system.SEE LESS
Stage 3: Proof of Concept
On-demand and marketplace aggregation model are proven concept in transportation and logistics. NAS will leverage on those concepts to fix lack of coordination, low capacity, and inadequate infrastructure in most emerging economies.
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Funds Raised to Date
The high emergency mortality and morbidity rates and its associated costs are not only a socio-economic burden for many African countries but a bottleneck to realization of Sustainable Development Goals and Agenda 2063. According to Uganda's Ministry of Health, despite high emergency tolls, less than 7% of patients arrive at health facilities by ambulance. This has been attributed to the absence of a formal Emergency Medical Service system (EMS).
NAS, an on-demand emergency services response, a component of an all-in-one app, Ogaget has been developed to assist with fastest access to emergency medical transport and immediate care that aligns with the budget of a patient. This platform addresses the current state of inac-cessibility to emergency medical care due to lack of coordination, low capacity, unprofessionalism and inadequate technical infrastructure in most African emerging countries.
The system is aimed at road accident victims, disaster victims, mothers who die while giving birth, those with chronic illness
Mission and Vision
Our mission is to be fastest marketplace for emergency services call and dispatch in Africa.
Our vision is to be the preferred point of care for emergency care in Africa
Willingness by government to partner with by on boarding all public ambulances. Integration of other verticals which makes it an all-in-one app for economies of scale and quick and wider visibility. Collaboration with Emergency Medicine Uganda for skills and professional development. Timing is ideal since no such professional emergency system exist. Incorporation of Police and Services makes it 360 degree emergency response system and a must have. The referral feature enables a user to recommend the app to others and this helps to increase customer acquisition.
Planned Goals and Milestones
We need to setup call center, recruit and pay staff, conclude development of key missing features and verticals, on-board ambulances and care providers, brand, promote, advertise and launch. We also need to establish physical presence and office.
|Projected Cumulative Lives Impacted||10,000,000|
|New Implemented Countries||Cape Verde, Congo, Democratic Republic of the, Nigeria, Zimbabwe|
|Recruit||1 chief Technical Officer, 1 Chief Marketing Officer, 1 Chief Financial Officer, 2 Mobile App Engineers, Clients Relationship Manager, and 100 Sales Volunteers for |
|New Feature||Online Pharmacy, mobile money payment integration, police and fire services, doctor consultation and lab booking|
The Team Behind the Innovation
Denis Lee Oguzu, Founder and CEO of Ogaget; a legislator and technology entrepreneur from Uganda and a graduate student of Information Technology at Makerere University in Kampala. Aponike Bibisha, holder of Master Degree in Business Administration. She's responsible for operations and corporate services
Roy, a Graphics Designer; with bachelors degree in Industrial Art
Igor Amaro Fernandes and Carmice Patricia and Swaleh Ibrahim our volunteers
EXECUTIVE TEAM INCLUDES WOMEN AND YOUTH