Paytm’s health store, ‘Paytm Health’, allows users to navigate a wide range of health-related services, including ordering medicines, booking lab tests, vaccine booking and accessing public health apps.

Paytm Health can also connect users to blood banks due to its integration with e-RaktKosh — an initiative to connect, digitise and streamline the workflow of 2,100+ blood banks across the nation.

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Connect to a nearby blood bank through Paytm:
  • Step 1: Open the Paytm app.
  • Step 2: Scroll to the ‘Paytm Health’ widget.
  • Step 3: Click on ‘View more’.
  • Step 4: Under ‘Public Health apps’, select ‘Blood Bank’.
  • Step 5: Input details, including city, blood group and blood component, then tap ‘Find Availability’.
  • Step 6: Available units will be displayed, along with the contact details of the blood bank.
  • Step 7: Users can then call, mail, or visit the blood bank for further information. The details can also be shared to others by tapping the ‘Share’ button.

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