Press Release

HealthPlus Introduces Its ePharmacy Platform

January 12, 2022

HealthPlus, Nigeria’s first integrative pharmacy is pleased to introduce our ePharmacy Platform https://www.healthplusnigeria.com. HealthPlus is unveiling, a first-of-its-kind application, the next generation of healthcare access for Nigerians. The platform is a recent innovation that will facilitate the interaction between patients (customers) and health-service providers nationwide.

Our ePharmacy is attributed to a rise in the number of internet consumers, increased access to web-based and online services, and the rising implementation of e-prescriptions in hospitals and other healthcare services. In a statement by the Chief Transformational Officer at the launch of this unique service, Mr. Chidi Okoro remarks “Pharmacists are first point of care for many Nigerians and are critical to ensure access to essential drugs. The HealthPlus ePharmacy platform is following the mission to enhance access to wholesome medicines and good pharmacy care services. Customers can now access professional pharmacists online from the comfort of their homes using mobile devices.” 

 In keeping with its commitment to raise the standard of care, provide safe access to wholesome medications and reduce wait times, HealthPlus is utilizing the latest technology to consolidate the compendium of care and expand our vision to our customers' mobile devices. Ernest Eguasa, CFO HealthPlus Limited added that “this is a very exciting offering that combines technology and the capabilities of fast-growing sector dynamics of Healthcare & eCommerce in synergy to deliver high-quality customer-centric customer & patient care. It gives our customers a channel to conveniently get a wide array of their medical needs with the added benefit of One-on-One pharmaceutical consulting through our bespoke “Chat with a Pharmacist” functionality that ensures patients are getting exactly what they require for their optimum health.” 

Afsane Jetha, Managing Partner & CEO Alta Semper and HealthPlus’s private equity partner remarked “Healthcare in Africa is at an inflection point and has proven its ability to leapfrog traditional business models; it is becoming more consumer-focused and precision-driven. With this technology and platform, we are increasingly focused on preventative care and patients' well-being, in providing access at their fingertips and at the last mile.” 

HealthPlus’s commitment to superior quality at reasonable cost maintains the Company’s vision to be West Africa’s most trusted healthcare retail brand, Zachary Fond, Managing Director at Alta Semper also remarks, “HealthPlus is at the forefront of being able to respond to this industry evolution, given the strength of the Company’s brand and its growing footprint nationally, we plan to dedicate further efforts to transformative initiatives aimed at integrating end-to-end healthcare services for our customers”. 

The HealthPlus ePharmacy service is available on URL: www.healthplusnigeria.com and for a limited period our customers can access up to 10% discount on selected items using HP10 code at checkout.