MediSim VR, a MedTech startup, has raised Rs 3.5 crore in a Pre-Series A round. The round was participated by Inflection Point Ventures. Along with this, Chennai Angels and Jana Balasubramaniam also participated in the round.
The raised funds will be utilized for the following categories:
As per MediSimVR words, their aims are to make comprehensive medical training accessible and make it affordable across the world through their current offerings, which are-
MedisimVR has been able to onboard almost 500 medical students in the last four consecutive months.
The essence of the product list is ringed with the Virtual Reality-based skill training platform that contains all the skills required in the MBBS curriculum.
Sabarish Chandrasekaran, Co-founder, and CEO, of MedisimVR, said, “The future healthcare workforce of India needs a futuristic training methodology and an alignment among visionary entities for rapid scaling up. At MediSimVR, we are excited to partner with IPV as we embark on this journey of change.”
Vinay Bansal, Founder & CEO Inflection Point Ventures, said, “As the pandemic continues to trigger medical innovations both in vaccines and use of tech in health care. 2020 saw the emergence of tele-medicines and teleconsultations.”
“The benefits of technology and use cases have also changed with the evolution of the health tech landscape. MediSimVR has understood this need for the healthcare industry to move one notch higher and adapt to new age training technology for skilling medical students and healthcare professionals alike. Their simulation skill training programme, is where one can actually practice surgical training, encounter virtual patients scenarios, evaluate the learning metrics which will help the medical fraternity immensely. We find MediSimVR as a purpose driven brand in addition to being a disruptive business idea,”Vinay Bansal said.