Virohan focusing on Strengthening Indian Healthcare Workforce; Scaling up to 160 centres in 2021
New Delhi: In the current pandemic scenario where the country & its Healthcare System is overwhelmed, Virohan, leading healthcare edtech Startup is aiming to build on the skilled healthcare workforce in India. Virohan is scaling up to 160 centres across 35+ cities PAN India in 2021.
The company is looking to tie up with Colleges and Training Institutes in order to expand its reach & would also be focusing on building Hindi speaking belts to provide a vernacular option for aspiring paramedics. Currently having centres across Delhi NCR, UP, Maharashtra and Chattisgarh, the focus is expanding across other states & cities. Virohan’s aim with this expansion is to provide quality medical & healthcare training to students at large which will strengthen India’s healthcare workforce preparing it to be ready for any severe crisis like COVID-19.
Virohan offers NSDC certified Diploma courses for students to become Medical Lab Technicians and OT Technicians. Training is provided through videos, gamification and real time tests, leading to increased student engagement & retention. Virohan also focuses on supporting other education businesses with offline campuses becoming tech enabled through their myClassroom Kit which is a proprietary, end-to-end Hybrid Training solution.
“With the rapidly rising Covid-19 cases in India, we are witnessing a massive shortfall in the Indian Healthcare system. Hospital Technician demand is at an all-time high, qualified, well trained paramedics are an urgent need. Virohan is at a front foot to contribute in making India prepared for such critical situations. With our expansion, we are focussing on scaling up skilled healthcare practitioners for our Healthcare System.” explains Kunaal Dudeja, CEO & Co-Founder, Virohan.
“In the last year, many online education businesses have seen significant growth while many large campuses are suffering due to successive lockdowns. Virohan can help these campuses become tech enabled with its proprietary end to end Blended Learning platform, myClassroom kit. This means that they will be able to switch seamlessly from in classroom to online learning with students not missing a day of class.” states Kunaal.
Virohan being one of the only players to offer Industry Demand Driven Training and the company’s proprietary tech stack carries out job prediction by geography and job type so that training providers in a location only offer courses for which there is demand from students and hospitals. Virohan is on a mission to give India more skilled healthcare workforce, and is focussing on educating as many students, practitioners & young professionals in every possible way.