Aileden Biri HomeHealthcare Center
Aileden Biri Home Healthcare Center
Established in 2005, AB offers home healthcare services within the metropolitan Istanbul area. AB obtained its official license from the Ministry of Health in 2006 and is one of the few licensed companies in Turkey. Services for individual patients include:
- Visits and 12/24 hour shifts of skilled nurses and care aides
- House visits of general practitioners and specialist doctors
- Elder companionship at Home
- Rehabilitation at Home (Physiotherapist, Psychotherapist, Dietician)
- Diagnosis at Home (All Laboratory Services, X-ray, Ultrasonography, EKG)
- Sales and rental of medical equipment and supplies
AB is mostly servicing patients who suffer from chronic diseases (cancer, COPD, CHF, alzheimer's, etc.) and need nurse visits or continuous care of a care aide or a nurse. The company also assists people who got discharged from hospital and need certain treatments (IV injection, wound care, oxygen therapy, etc.) at home.
AB also provides staffing services to hospitals and other medical establishments, co-operates with pharmaceutical companies in disease management programs and works with private insurance companies in several preventive medicine projects.
For more information, you can refer to company’s website, www.ailedenbiri.com
AB wants to meet with:
remote monitoring/telemedicine/telehealth equipment producers and service providers who use such technology to complement their services in home care/elderly care/long term care fields.
AB is specifically interested in meeting with the following providers/suppliers:
- Personal emergency response system (or community alarm) manufacturers
- Home care service providers who offer community alarm as part of their service offerings
- Call center companies which are established to respond to community alarms
- Remote monitoring equipment manufacturers who command a unique technology
AB is also interested in partnerships, collaborations, licensing or distributorship agreements with UK remote monitoring/telemedicine/telehealth equipment producers and service providers.
AB’s buying timescale is longer term (12 months + ).
Mr Ferhat SayesteDirector
Birim Information Technologies Co.
Founded in 1991 and headquartered in İzmir, Birim Bilgi Teknolojileri is the leading medical informatics company in Turkey. Birim has 3 regional headquarters with around 2000 employees. Having merged with Vestel in 2006, Birim aims to become the regional leader in digital medical applications. Birim’s global development approach is focused on leveraging the national experience we have acquired in strategically important markets worldwide.
In the Technology Fast 500 EMEA 2008 survey carried out by Deloitte, Birim was ranked in the ‘Fast’ category, endorsing Birim's success as one of the fastest growing technology companies in the last five years based on year 2008 and year 2009 results. Having carried its national success into the international arena, Birim was honoured to be ranked 151, and one of 20 Turkish companies in the Fast500 list covering Europe, Middle East and Africa regions.
Birim was the main contractor to the Turkish Ministry of Health to provide a National Health Information System for Turkey, which operates in 100 hospitals in Turkey. Birim has a unique reference and know how which is also globally applicable.
The first digital hospital implementation was done by Birim in the Kayseri Research and Training Hospital (the biggest hospital in Turkey in Kayseri/ Turkey in cooperation with Intel & Cisco) which continues to receive IT support services from this team.
Birim’s expertise in Healthcare Informatics and Electronic Health Record systems is now being applied to homecare informatics.
In addition to being a member of the EU JADE project with its focus on healthy ageing, Birim is now seeking new partnerships and services for Homecare, m-health and telehealth projects in Turkey, Europe and Middle East with a view to leveraging collective current connections and know-how.