StanPlus, India’s largest medical emergency response platform recently announced its partnership with Narayana Hrudayalaya Ltd to manage their ambulance services and provide ambulance care to critical cases in less than 15 minutes. The partnership entails deploying Advanced Life Support and Basic Life Support in Narayana Health’s Narayana Institute of Cardiac Sciences and Mazumdar Shaw Medical Center within the Health City campus catering to over 1250 beds.
In addition to Narayana Health City, StanPlus has also partnered with Sakra World Hospital, Fortis Hospital – Cunningham, Fortis Hospitals Bannerghatta, Sparsh Super specialty Hospital, 7 of Bangalore’s tier-1 hospitals to ensure that the Red ambulances and trained paramedics can reach critical patients in less than 15 minutes. The strategic partnerships with the hospitals currently enable StanPlus to serve 2,500 beds and facilitate 10,000 patient trips on a monthly basis
Commenting on the announcement Dr. Nitin Manjunath, Facility Director, Narayana Health City said, “Narayana Health City is equipped with world-class services and facilities to ensure seamless patient care. To further this effort, we are elated to announce our partnership with StanPlus to handle our emergency response services and ambulance care. We are certain that StanPlus’s expertise in the segment and Prabhdeep’s vision to deploy state-of-the-art equipment and trained paramedics will help us extend the quality and timely care to our patients.”
StanPlus currently boasts of a fleet of 44 StanPlus-owned Red Ambulances and another 100 ambulances deployed via multiple aggregators. The company is also planning to station 25 more ambulances making it a total of over 160 red ambulances in Bangalore. Before the ambulances become a part of the StanPlus Fleet, they go through rigorous quality checks to ensure that patients are met with optimum care.
”We at StanPlus realised that the Indian healthcare infrastructure, even though making noticeable strides, still lacks awareness about the emergency medical response. We started working towards fixing this gap and provide a platform that offers quality EMS that can help save lives in a timely manner. We are elated to announce and share that with our partnership with Narayana Health City, we have managed to cover a significant area of Bangalore and are ensuring that ambulances reach critical areas before 15 minutes.“ Added Srikant Subudhi, Regional Head and AVP, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu at StanPlus
The company through its network of partnering hospitals covers Bommasandra, the electronic city area in addition to Bellandur through the Bannerghatta Road region while also serving the core area of Bangalore city.
Commenting on the announcement Prabhdeep Singh, CEO, and Founder, StanPlus shared, “In the last 2 years we have managed to cover significant areas of Bangalore and can reach critical cases in less than 15 minutes and this wouldn’t have been possible without the support of leading hospitals of the city. To further strengthen our reach and extend seamless emergency medical services, we at StanPlus are elated to announce that we have partnered with Narayana Health. We believe that with partnerships like Narayana Healthcare, StanPlus will soon be able to cover all of Bangalore and ensure that everyone has access to quality emergency medical service.”
StanPlus vows to reach emergencies in less than 15 minutes and extend timely patient care in the golden hour, making it one of the country’s first to do so. The company aims to achieve the core pillars of response technologies during emergencies: access, triage, destination selection, and vital sharing. The Hyderabad-based startup has partnered with 50+ hospitals and 70+ enterprises and is looking to expand to 15+ cities in India by the end of this year, a step towards providing access to people across the country.