Byco Petroleum Pakistan Limited has signed an agreement with Sehat Kahani to provide telemedicine facilities for its workforce of over 800 employees and their immediate families.
According to the Press Release, on Monday, Byco Petroleum Pakistan Limited, the premier energy company of the country signed an MoU with Sehat Kahani. The signing ceremony was held at Byco’s Head Office in Karachi. Azfar Saeed Baig, Byco’s Vice President, and Iffat Zafar Aga, Co-Founder & COO, Sehat Kahani, with senior executives from both organizations signed the MoU.
According to the MoU, employees of Byco will be able to access online consultations with accredited doctors, including their dependents, including their spouse, children and parents.
“Byco considers its employees to be its greatest asset. Due to COVID-19, getting health care and visiting doctors physically is still a challenge. Byco has therefore partnered with Sehat Kahani so that our staff can be treated through remote consultations. Sehat Kahani has 24/7 availability of certified doctors,” said Baig.
Moreover, Sehat Kahani, a health-tech social enterprise under the leadership of Dr Sara Saeed Khurram, its CEO and Co-Founder, goals to democratize healthcare, making it accessible for all, using telemedicine and a network of online doctors.
In addition, last week, oil refiner Byco began construction work on two plants to lessen sulphur content in diesel and convert furnace oil into gasoline and diesel. In this way, the company became the first refinery in the country to announce plans of upgrading facilities to ensure environmental compliance and sustainable profitability.
Byco Petroleum which is the largest oil refining company in Pakistan, and prides itself in being the employer of choice in the energy sector. The company is working continuously to improve its employee experience through strategic alliances and internal programs to advance their professional development and well-being.