Telenor Health signs MoU with Thyrocare Bangladesh

Published : 12 Sep 2019 07:42 PM | Updated : 07 Sep 2020 04:48 PM

BP Health Desk 

Telenor Health, a digital health subsidiary of Telenor Group, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Thyrocare Bangladesh Limited. The signing ceremony was held at Thyrocare Bangladesh’s office premises, in Gulshan recently. 

Under this MoU, Thyrocare Bangladesh and Telenor Health will offer exclusive bundle benefits to customers of Telenor Health. Telenor Health subscribers will enjoy discounted Diagnostic services that includes -Dengue Test, Thyroid Test, Cholesterol Test, General Health Checkup, Child Health Checkup etc. from Thyrocare along with Free Video Doctor consultation from Telenor Health at doorsteps from now on. Customers can avail these diagnostics services through Tonic APP.

Chief Commercial Officer of Telenor Health Andrew Smith said, “Telenor Health and Thyrocare will together bring affordable, trustworthy diagnostic tests and screenings - and high quality doctors' advice - to people across Bangladesh. Together will help consumers know their health risks and status, and identify or prevent many lifestyle diseases before they impact their loved ones. From the comfort of home, via mobile phone, top quality healthcare is now available”.

Reaz Islam Founder & Chairman of Thyrocare Bangladesh said, “Affordable early identification and prevention is key to protecting our most valuable asset our health. However, access to quality diagnostic tests and qualified physicians to all citizens is a material challenge in many developing countries including Bangladesh. Telenor Health and Thyrocare share a common goal and vision of combining highest quality, easily accessible healthcare services at an affordable price. We plan to deliver our unique services leveraging our collective technology platform to serve all citizens especially those who are less privileged”.  

Andrew Smith, chief commercial officer of Telenor Health; Reaz Islam Founder and Chairman of Thyrocare Bangladesh; Ronald Micky Gomes, chief operating officer of Thyrocare Bangladesh; Mohammad Mobydur Rahaman, head of B2B, partnerships and loyalty of Telenor Health; Md. Tauhidul Alam, head of sales (brand and PR) of Telenor Health; Dr. Khaled Hasan, head of clinical operations, Telenor Health;  and Masud Ahamed, Head of Sales, Thyrocare Bangladesh along with other high officials were present during the signing ceremony.