An app that makes it easy to refer patients to specialists

We improve existing referral systems by putting primary healthcare workers directly in touch with on-call specialists. It’s much quicker than fax or phone.

Specialists: Receive good quality referrals, including photos and clinical details


Save time

Get more accurate referrals, and treat the patients who really need your expertise.

Quality referrals

We’ve worked with specialists in academic hospitals to make sure the right clinical information for your speciality is captured in the referral.

Educate and train

Small amounts of chat feedback help primary health workers to learn about your speciality.

Free basic version

Send and receive referrals for free.
R200 per specialist per month for access to your team’s referral history and all referral data.

Health workers: Get advice from the on-call specialist at your referral hospital


Save time

Your referral goes directly to the on-call specialist.

Get quick advice

The specialist makes the call about whether to treat the patient locally, or send for referral.

Learn more

Get feedback about the patient’s condition.

Free forever

Sending referrals with Vula will always be free.