A main UAE-based ride-hailing service is presently offering an in-application polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test booking service for Dubai inhabitants.
Clients of Careem would now be able to mastermind a DHA-licensed nurse to come to their home, office or lodging to control a PCR test for Dh199, a company official statement reported Sunday.
The service has been dispatched in organization with home cleaning services application Justmop. Results will be conveyed in 24 hours, the delivery expressed.
The latest declaration from the Uber auxiliary comes a couple of months after it dispatched its ‘Get Vaccinated’ tool, a component that permits clients in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Sharjah and Ajman to book a ride to a vaccination site with only two taps.
The tool gives definite data from true government sources on the various vaccines being offered in the UAE, antibody qualification, and the timings and areas of all vaccination destinations the nation over.
Clients can call the vaccination place closest to their area through the application and book a protected ride to the vaccination site.
“Since January, Careem has noticed a flood in the quantity of clients booking rides to vaccination destinations, with a sum of 212,581 clients associating with the widget over a three-month time span,” said Adeeb Warsi, managing director of platforms at Careem.
Presently, clients across Dubai can book their PCR tests through the application. Moreover, the dispatch of the service will incorporate a promotion code of Dh35 that will be dynamic until July 31. Clients need to apply the promotion code PCRT on the payment screen to benefit of the discount.
“As the late spring travel season starts and more countries begin permitting tourists, the interest for RT-PCR testing is required to develop. To make the testing experience significantly less difficult, Careem has empowered Careem Pay to be utilized for payment,” clarified Warsi.
He added, “The service will permit clients to handily make a booking utilizing their connected card or Careem Pay. As we expect an increment popular for PCR testing with Dubai Expo 2020 not too far off, we accept the dispatch will make more incentive for clients, with one more important service accessible on the application.”
Ali Cagatay Ozcan, CEO and co-founder of Justmop, said, “The service will empower Dubai occupants to have a protected and dependable PCR test finished with a speedy turnaround, in a considerably more convenient way.”
Careem likewise reported the aftereffects of its endeavors to help clients and its ‘Skippers’ (drivers) get vaccinated.
As the UAE accomplished a significant achievement of overseeing 15 million antibody doses, the firm declared that 100% of qualified ride-hailing drivers and 90 percent of conveyance drivers are currently vaccinated in the UAE, the company said.