To study the possibility of high-quality maternal health care in the remote villages of Wayanad District, Kerala, India through technology (IoT devices and telemedicine software) in partnership with Amrita Serve, the Olivewear team visited the remote tribal regions of Wayanad District in the first week of August 2017.
We reached Wayanad on an overnight bus journey from Bangalore covering 283 km. We got down at Mananthavady at 4 am and walked to the Amrita Ashram. After receiving warm greetings from the team at the Ashram, at 9 am, we started to Vellarumkunnu village in a jeep.
We traveled to the…
With an aim to provide high-quality maternal health care in the remote villages of Tamilnadu through technology (IoT devices and telemedicine software), Olivewear made an initial visit to Vembu, to study the possibilities of Project SaveMom in the surrounding villages of Vilathikulam Taluk.
Visit to VEMBU, Vilathikulam
We reached Vilathikulam and met the Assistant Director of VEMBU. VEMBU is a well-known Socio-Cultural Empowerment NGO which is serving around 67 villages of the socio-economic backward regions of Tuticorin District. We met Fr. Anto Varghese SDB, the Assistant Director of VEMBU and their Head Staff Mr. Jeyaseelan. They gave us a brief…
Olivewear has won the prestigious Elevate 100 Award, an initiative of the Department of Information Technology and Biotechnology of the Government of Karnataka. We are among the 111 start-ups that have been shortlisted by the Elevate team.
The award makes Olivewear eligible for mentoring, legal support and software assistance, and a grant of up to 50 lakhs. We were selected from 1,700 applications, after two rounds of screening. Other than the regular benefits of any funding grant helps us access special benefits like cloud credits from Google and Amazon, PWC mentoring and consulting services, Yes Bank banking services, and API with integration and customized solutions. The grant also promises tax and other benefits from the government.
As a team, we believe that the award validates our innovation in the healthcare sector and encourages us in our ambitious plan to eradicate preventable maternity deaths in India.
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The steering committee of Asian Entrepreneurship Award (2017), a prestigious global startup funding event, co-hosted by Mitsui Fudosan Co., Ltd., Division of University Corporate Relations — The University of Tokyo, TX Entrepreneur Partners General Incorporated Association (TEP), and The Japan Academic Society for Ventures and Entrepreneurs (JASVE), has shortlisted Olivewear as one of its finalists, who would compete with its Asian Top Tech Startups.
We are proud to say that Olivewear is one of the two Indian startups that have been shortlisted for the event and has merited the invitation to attend the ‘Innovation Leaders Submit (ILS)’ in Japan. …
SaveMom a rural healthcare programme innovated by JioVio Healthcare has incorporated WHO recommendations on antenatal care (ANC) for a positive pregnancy experience in its services during the First 1000 days after a detailed study and counsel from senior medical officers. With the urgent need to eradicate pregnancy-related preventable morbidity and mortality, in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) era, WHO released a guideline on routine ANC for pregnant women and adolescent girls.
The document presents 49 recommendations related to five types of interventions:
2. Maternal and Fetal Assessments
3. Preventive Measures
4. Interventions for Common Physiological Symptoms
SaveMom, with a vision to eradicate preventable maternal mortality and morbidity with timely and appropriate care, has signed an agreement with Amrita SeRVe to improve maternal and newborn’s health during the First 1000 days in 100 villages adopted by the NGO. The team began its work at Vaalarammkunnu which is surrounded by little habitats of Paniya tribal community in the month of August. We have identified 7 pregnant women in this locality who would need our help in their pregnancy journey. While the first visit happened in the second week of August, we visited these women again between 18–19 September…
Introduction to Diabetic Campaign
We at JioVio Healthcare have received stats at this covid season which shocked us. Many patients suffered from various causes which gave them a difficult time of their lives to visit hospitals directly!
Among many causes received, we came to know the numbers are higher with Diabetic patients who suffered like never before.
This was the moment we decided to jump in and make a comfortable zone for all diabetic patients in and around Madurai city by giving them a proper solution.
Being a leading healthcare start-up from Madurai we JioVio have a huge responsibility to…
One of the challenges of Antenatal care (ANC) in the rural regions is Health Education i.e. empowering women through education about the importance of Nutrition, Vitamin tablets, Maternal and Fetal Assessments, preventive medication, regular antenatal visits, healthy lifestyle, and community support during their pregnancy. SaveMom launches an MVP of its Calendar which serves both as a resource manual and a constant reminder of WHO recommendations for pregnant women. Since the calendar would have to be friendly to the local community. We customized our first calendar to the region and printed in Malayalam, the regional language of Vaalaramkunnu.
Through the first…
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List of questions on my mind when it comes to travel
· Am I ready for this travel?
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· What about the safety and precautions that I have to take care of?
These are the basic questions that arise with multiple…
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