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A gift on Santa Claus? Allegro on 4 December 2020 launches a new category. It will be Telemedicine. Among the numerous offers of everyday items on the Allegro platform, users will be able to find vouchers for remote medical services. And this is not the only novelty in the case of health on purchasing platforms.
Vouchers for medical services
In the new category buyers will find vouchers for medical services provided remotely, using chat or teleconsultation. It will be a large selection of consultations with doctors of many specialties, provided by various reputable suppliers. These will be companies cooperating with Allegro.pl on the basis of separate agreements – Allegro informed on its website.
The voucher will be available for purchase on the same basis as any other item on Allegro. The buyer will receive a code from the seller within the purchase. Then, on the website of the medical service provider, it will be possible to use it by ordering a selected teleconsultation.
Health not only on Allegro
The Allegro platform is one of the most popular places for online shopping in Poland. Until now, the offer of the health service included mainly OTC drugs, dietary supplements, nutrition for athletes, dermocosmetics as well as medical equipment. So far, the vouchers were available in the category Culture and Entertainment. Now the platform launches a new catgory – Telemedicine.
This is not the only change on shopping platforms recently in the area of health. Because Amazon presented its e-pharmacy in the USA on Tuesday. The platform started selling prescription drugs there. To date the concept has started in the USA and India, but it is expected to be extended to other regions where regulations allow it. It is worth noting that the Amazon Internet pharmacy in India was launched in early August 2020.