Thailand, 2nd August 2018 – Prof. Dr. Surakiart Sathirathai serves as Business Adviser to Jireh Group (GetDoc) as well as Chairman, Asian Peace & Reconciliation Council. He was key in the formative discussions for the GetDoc JV in Thailand.
Dr. Surakiart holds the following remits:
Chairman, Asian Peace & Reconciliation Council
President, Asian Society of International Law (13-15)
Chairman, Pepsi-Cola (Thai) Trading Co, Ltd
Deputy Prime Minister, Thailand (05-06)
Minister of Foreign Affairs, Thailand (01-05)
Minister of Finance, Thailand (95–96)
“I look forward to serving on GetDoc Thailand’s Board”, said Dr. Surakiart. “Thailand has had a successful history of health development and providing universal health care for Thai nationals and using digital technologies to connect our citizens can only bring greater efficiency in healthcare for everyone”
Founded in 2016, with the aim of empowering everyone to manage your own healthcare, and provide a way to help monitor ageing loved ones, GetDoc achieves this by designing innovative, people-friendly, cutting edge, internet-enabled personal healthcare devices and mobile applications that connect to the cloud – so that these products can help more people to monitor their own state of health independently and conscientiously. It operates in Singapore and Malaysia.
“We are humbled and honored to have Dr. Surakiart join the Board and we are delighted to be able to receive directions and his thoughts on national policies. At the same time we are launching new services that will enhance Telehealth in Thailand,” said Woon Shung Toon Group CEO of Jireh Group (GetDoc).
GetDoc, a member of Jireh Group, aims to deliver a better healthcare experience and empower patients to manage their own healthcare through mobility solutions. To date, GetDoc is in partnership with more than 200 clinics in Singapore and 1200 clinics in Malaysia. Patients are now better connected to their medical providers through GetDoc’s extensive search database, appointment scheduling and tracking services. With the ability to access quality healthcare at user’s convenience, GetDoc is determined to improve the healthcare experience for all. GetDoc is available for iOS and Android. For more information, please visit https://www.getdoc.co.
Contact: Alan Wong