From left: WhiteCoat CEO Bryan Koh, HiDoc CEO Christina Low and MyDoc co-founder Vas Metupalle. There are currently nine telemedicine providers in the Ministry of Health regulatory sandbox sandbox, with startups making up the bulk.
Mr Bangi's prognosis for the industry is optimistic, going by the telemedicine boom that China has seen.
In Singapore, both incumbents and new entrants are stepping up their game; observers expect eventual consolidation
THE Covid-19 pandemic has prompted a fresh wave of interest in telemedicine apps - with even corporate giants joining startups in ramping up services. While changing doctor and patient mindsets has been a key obstacle in the past, the barriers are gradually falling, industry...