Dr Charles Mathye is the founder and CEO of MedDiary; he is a Specialist
Urologist with healthcare experience spanning over 20 years. Currently heads
the Urology Unit at Helen Joseph Hospital in Auckland Park, Johannesburg,
lectures at WITS medical school and practices part-time as a Private
Urologist in Johannesburg.
He has first-hand experience in primary and tertiary healthcare system
challenges faced by patients and doctors in accessing adequate care due to
the lack of an efficient referral system. This challenge motivated him to look
for an innovative solution that will assist healthcare practitioners to connect
and refer patients to specialists efficiently.
Our Vision is to digitise healthcare booking systems across Africa by enabling
the efficient connection between General Practitioners, allied health
practitioners, and specialists resulting in increased access to healthcare in
rural and urban communities.
This efficiency will allow healthcare practitioners to focus on what they do
best, care for the patients, and provide a platform where they can showcase
their skills and grow their practices beyond their local network for the patient's
Our Mission is to allow all healthcare practitioners to digitally connect and
refer patients amongst each other quickly and effectively across the world to
benefit the communities they serve.
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Meddiary is the first online platform that allows general practitioners to locate specialists
and book an appointment on behalf of their patients in real-time, 24hrs a day from
anywhere in the world. In addition, it will enable General Practitioner to book their
patients to any available Specialist and allow them to upload and share any relevant
documents such as referral letters, blood results, X-rays on behalf of their patients.
Meddiary is continuously adding more features that will include the broader health care
value chain, including:
Sending patients script directly to pharmacists for medicine collection or delivery
X-ray bookings for the patients online by practitioners
Direct scheduling of patients to a laboratory for blood testing
Allowing patients from the rest of Africa and the world to be booked directly by
practitioners from their respective countries
Allowing all practitioners to search and book congresses for continuous professional
Download our digital Brochure here.