Founder and CEO, Medic Creations
Dr Bansal graduated from Imperial College London with a MSc in Paediatrics and Child Health. In 2013 he started his General Practitioner training at Oxford Deanery where he was also Trainee Lead, representing Oxford Deanery for the Associates in Training (AiT) committee in their quarterly meetings at Royal College of General Practitioners. From his professional experience and feedback from his peers, DrBansal raised the concerns of poor Information Governance (IG) compliance around sharing patient dataat AiT meetings. With the AiT board’s response of their inability to offer an alternative solution, Dr Bansalcarried out a survey to understand the extent of the problem in 2014. The survey for his 180 colleagues went viral and he received 2050 responses confirming the poor IG compliance practice, predominantly around the use of WhatsApp. In 2014 he set up Medic Creations and created the innovative app MedicBleep to enable secure and reliable clinical communication for primary, secondary and community care. With enabling communication across healthcare organisations and professionals, Medic Bleep empowerstrue interoperability, the future of healthcare management and innovation.
Medic Creations was selected for Web Summit Alpha 2015 and is listed in the Journal of mHealth’s top100 Global Digital Companies for 2016 and 2017.
MBBS in Kasturba Medical College, Manipal
Paediatrics and Child Health Training at Imperial
GP Registrar and Trainee Lead for Oxford Deanery 2013 to 2014