Nairobi has 20 emergency rooms and clinics, as well as at least 100 ambulances in operation in the city of about 3 million—well above the rate the World Health Organization recommends of 1 ambulance per 50,000 people. Flare Emergency Response Services, an emergency response technology company works with different providers in Nairobi to put the best emergency responders onto the same map.
Through its innovative tracking and dispatching systems, Flare is able to see real-time, and with real-time traffic estimates, the closest ambulances to you and your fastest route to care. Subscribers call one hotline during a medical emergency, from which they are instantly connected to a large network of quality providers. The medical team is active 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and ensures help within 15 minutes
Saving lives through swift response in the event of an emergency thus reducing the number of lives lost to medical emergencies annually.