Aajoh: e-health tool that uses artificial intelligence for patients diagnosis .
Diagnosis system Aajoh launched in March of this year, focused on using tech to solve Africa’s healthcare problems. It is an e-health tool that uses artificial intelligence (AI) to diagnose patients. Aajoh was developed using patient-generated data, with users’ health symptoms used to generate a model. This process is on-going in order to improve the performance of the app. The CEO stated that “the aim of this was to use data in its purest form and also this enables us to scale faster than the use of traditional hospital data,” .
Aajoh solution allows individuals to input health symptoms via text, audio and photographs to obtain a diagnosis instantly using Artificial Intelligence. Users are free to Input their symptoms via text, audio and photographs to obtain qualified medical diagnosis instantly.
“Users access this by inputting their health symptoms to get an accurate diagnosis instantly and then purchase prescribed medication. Other features of the platform include live consultation with a medical doctor and the ability to book appointments with hospitals.”
The diagnosis system present another dimension to patient healthcare “way to think about this is we replicate and improve the physical interaction with a medical doctor and place it on a mobile phone which is accessible to individuals, thus placing healthcare in their palms,”
“Citizens in developing countries have a hard time accessing quality healthcare. When we dug deeper we realised individuals solved this problem by self-medicating from drug stores,” said Adejumo.