Medibank invests $10 million in health tech company Medinet

Amplar Health is part of the Medibank group. This media release was originally posted on the Medibank website. This is an excerpt only and the full release can be viewed here.

Medibank has invested $10 million in health tech company Medinet to support the growing role of virtual health in Australia – part of its strategy to drive better health outcomes by supporting more preventative and integrated care.

The award-winning digital platform was launched in 2019 and is already being used by a number of GP clinics in Australia. Using Medinet’s MyPractice app, GPs can offer consults with their patients over video, audio and chat, and generate digital referrals to specialists, pathology and imaging.

An average of 10,000 users a day currently pass through the app, which is among the top 5 most downloaded healthcare apps in Australia. The investment will enable Medinet to further develop and scale its technology and operational capability to provide more services to more GPs and their patients.

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