Startups vs Covid-19 is a collective of entrepreneurs and professionals from across sectors including healthcare, technology, social works and government.

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If you can provide a specific service in Communication, Government-Agency coordination, Emergency Response Training, NGO outreach, Supplies or supplier development, Funding request or monitoring you can post here with contact details. If you are already a member of the Telegram group : You can post directly there.
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If you a need a specific service in Communication, Government-Agency coordination, Emergency response training, NGO outreach, Supplies or supplier development, Funding request or monitoring you can post here with contact details. If you are already a member of the telegram group – you can post directly there.
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PROGRAMS: AREAS OF FOCUS > KNOW MORE

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Reduce the transmission of COVID-19

The focus of this track is to collate actions and best practices, create advocacy interventions to prevent the spread of COVID-19. While the government is taking specific actions to act on this…

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2.

Increase access, scale and reach of testing

As the situation unfolds, we believe that this race against COVID-19 is NOT a sprint, but a marathon. Testing for COVID-19 is going to play a key role. We want to be able to help…

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3.

Plan and execute infrastructure for Stage 3

In a country as diverse and spread-out as ours, we would need time to prepare for Stage 3. These are typically longer gestation projects that need to work on scale and reach. They also need…

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4.

Enable supplies for healthcare professionals

There seems to be an urgent need for supplying frontline healthcare personnel with the right PPE kits (Personal Protection), SOPs and setting priorities on distribution. We are cognisant…

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We are a group of entrepreneurs and problem solvers, and our mission is to support the government and citizens during this crisis. We wear multiple hats, ranging from being policy advocates; to building a task force that the government and citizens can rely on.

MEKIN MAHESHWARI

ex-Flipkart Executive | Social Entrepreneur
Founder StartupsvCovid Group

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DESIGN: WFH Audio+Video

Communication Group : An internal support initiative

@Kanchan Dwivedi

Join the Internal communication group that currently comprises of 120+ people from various Startups & Companies, working on coherent information dissemination of correct, relevant & timely information on the transmission modes of Corona Virus & how to protect yourself in vernacular laguages, over and above Hindi & English. The idea is to provide important & […]

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DOCUMENTATION

People to help review SOPs & Instructions

@Seema or @Rags

One of the initiatives of Startups .Vs. Covid-19 is the TELEMEDICINE team that has been able to work with 3 different state governments to pull together a call-centre that provides TRIAGE services. While there are doctors, healthcare professionals to man these help-lines, there is a need for people to be able to support on a. […]

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COUNTRY WIDE
FUNDING

Need funding for PPE equipment bridge

@Udhay Shankar on Telegram

There is an immediate need to find bridge funding (eg. N95 approved price is Rs 150/piece while commercial rates are Rs 250/piece) KEM, Mumbai ~ Rs 1.0 Cr for next 15 days – 850 resident doctors, 250 supporting staff – attaching purchase request KMC, Mumbai ~ Rs 50 Lacs for next 15 days – Dedicated […]

Help Needed
Mumbai
SUPPLIERS: PPE & Healthcare supplies

Need N95 masks for Mumbai Hospital

@Mahek Modi on Telegram

Mumbai government Hospital doctors need N95 masks. 200 in quantity. They are currently getting it at ₹250/pc. They are authorized to buy at ₹150/pc. Will make direct contact with them if available

SUPPORT SYSTEMS AND SERVICES
Collaboration & Communication

Join the Internal communication group that currently comprises of 120+ people from various Startups & Companies, working on coherent information dissemination of correct, relevant & timely information on the transmission modes of Corona Virus & how to protect yourself in vernacular laguages, over and above Hindi & English.
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Scalable Technology, Web and Mobile Apps

There are a group of people rolling out applications (both mobile and web) to help in the fight against Covid. The base infrastructure is on AWS (Thanks Amazon !) and we have back end support from amazing people in the industry eg. DataIken, Zamstars, Freshworks etc.
Click here to join this telegram group

Breathing assitance + Ventilators

We expect assisted breathing and Ventilators to be a major tool in this fight. There is a special group looking at various aspects : From sourcing, manufacturing readiness, availability of parts / components, 3D printing initiatives to getting some of the early moving teams to quick ICMR approval

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Community Outreach & Messaging

We are using our contacts in not only our industry, but are also enlisting influencers and DJs, RJs, Celebrities etc to pass on key messages.

Click here to see a series of these messages & Video BLOGS

Helplines

Our telemedicine team is working with multiple state governments to help augment the 104 helpline numbers. The team is working on developing SOPs (Standard Operating Procedures), Triage process etc in providing a tele-Covid-first response structure

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