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Healthtech Startup CarePay Wins $300K in Entrepreneurs for Resilience Competition, Reveals Expansion Plans for Nigeria’s Healthcare

CarePay, an international health e-payments firm and developer of M-TIBA has won $300,000 in the Entrepreneurs for Resilience competition in Beijing. And with its prize-money the platform has big plans for the health sector in Nigeria. CarePay wants to use its prize money along with the €40 million it recently raised in the Series A financing

By |2020-11-04T12:57:49+00:00|Latest News|0 Comments

CarePay makes appointments for top positions regionally

CarePay Limited (CarePay Kenya), the company behind M-TIBA, has announced the appointments of Moses Kuria and Dr Torooti Mwirigi as Managing Director and Commercial Director respectively in replacement of Kees Van Lede and Maarten Ras respectively. Van Lede and Maarten Ras have since been appointed CEO and Commercial Director for CarePay Africa Region respectively. Mr

By |2020-11-04T12:59:04+00:00|Latest News|0 Comments

AAR Insurance rolls out M-TIBA, a mobile-based claims platform for clients

As the insurance industry continues to embrace digital transformation in Kenya to retain relevance in the competitive financial industry, AAR has launched a service that enables customers to manage medical expenses using their mobile phones to replace a smart card the that clients have been using to access treatment at health facilities over the years.

By |2020-11-04T13:00:27+00:00|Latest News|0 Comments

AAR deal allows customers settle bills on M-TIBA

AAR Insurance Kenya has partnered with Health e-payments technology firm CarePay to launch a new service that enables city customers to manage medical expenses using their mobile phones on the Safaricom-backed M-TIBA platform. The deal signed Tuesday also allows the two firms to explore offering more insurance products on online platforms, enhancing services to members.

By |2020-11-04T13:03:47+00:00|Latest News|0 Comments

AAR Insurance rolls out mobile-based claims platform for clients

AAR Insurance Kenya has launched a service that enables customers to manage medical expenses using their mobile phones. The new service replaces a smart card that clients have been using to access treatment at health facilities over the years. The move comes as health insurers grapple with low uptake and rising cases of fraud and

By |2020-11-04T13:05:30+00:00|Latest News|0 Comments

M-TIBA selected as Advance Track partner by Bayer G4A

This means Bayer will support M-TIBA in executing partnership deals in the digital health space. Bayer G4A (formerly known as Grants4Apps) launched in Berlin in 2013, collaborates with startups and healthcare technology companies across the world that are developing innovative solutions in healthcare. This year, the Bayer G4A team has selected 11 participants from over

By |2020-11-04T13:12:25+00:00|Latest News|0 Comments

CarePay awarded for its M-TIBA healthcare fintech platform

CarePay, the M-TIBA parent firm, has been awarded the 2019 Duke’s Choice Award for its M-TIBA platform which was launched commercially in Kenya in 2016. CarePay uses the Java programming language to build technology modules for the M-TIBA platform and applications for a range of mobile devices. The Duke’s Choice Award has been running for 17 years

By |2020-11-04T13:13:38+00:00|Latest News|0 Comments

Safaricom’s M-Tiba secures deal to improve healthcare

Safaricom-backed mobile phone healthcare service M-Tiba has been selected as an Advance Track partner by Bayer G4A. This means Bayer will support M-Tiba in executing partnership deals in the digital health space. Bayer G4A (formerly known as Grants4Apps), launched in Berlin in 2013, collaborates with start-ups and healthcare technology companies across the world that are

By |2020-11-04T13:14:55+00:00|Featured|0 Comments

M-TIBA unveils new technology to identify healthcare workers during curfew

M-TIBA, the health financing technology platform based in Kenya and the Kenya Healthcare Federation (KHF) have announced a new SMS-based service to help the security agencies identify essential healthcare service workers in the country. This is in response to these workers facing travel restrictions during curfew hours and movements into or out of counties with

By |2020-11-04T13:15:48+00:00|Featured|0 Comments

M-Tiba Launches SMS-Based Service For Security Personnel To Verify Healthcare Workers Attached To KHF

Kenya Healthcare Federation CEO Dr. Anastasia Nyalita says the service will help the members to carry on with their official duties during curfew hours, or when transiting through lockdown areas. Security agencies need only to send a free SMS with an ID number of the healthcare worker to 20253, where they will receive a confirmation

By |2020-11-04T13:16:42+00:00|Featured|0 Comments
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