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4 Steps to Create an Uber for Ambulances app [+ a bonus tip inside]

Mohamed
Flutter App Developer
・2 min read

Are you a social entrepreneur?

Thinking of starting a business that can create a positive impact on our society?

Then, Uber for ambulance business will suit you well.

What the heck is Uber for ambulance service?

Uber for ambulances is an app-based ambulance service that allows users to book an emergency vehicle instantly.

How does it work in real-time?

  • Users [both service providers and the customers] register on the app.
  • In case of an emergency, the customer can enter their location or allow the app to find it.
  • And, the app looks for nearby ambulances in that location and matches it with the customer.
  • The customer will send the booking request to the service provider.
  • The service provider will pick up the customer and drop them off at the destined location.

How can you create an Uber-like app for ambulances?

Here're the steps you need to follow to create an app for ambulance services,

  • Figure out the number of applications.
  • Pick features and functionalities for your app.
  • Choose the technology.
  • Test and deploy

1. Number of applications needed to start an app-based ambulance services

For your business to run effectively, you should have the following applications,

  • Customer app [iOS and Android]
  • Service provider app [iOS and Android]
  • Admin web panel

2. Features and functionalities

Features and functionalities are the backbone of any app-based business. Choose them wisely!

Features for customers app:

  • One step registration
  • Live tracking
  • Multiple payment gateways
  • Service scheduling

Features for service providers app:

  • Documents verification
  • Payout accounts
  • Dynamic routing
  • In-app chat

Features for admin panel:

  • Geo-fencing
  • Bookings management
  • Users management
  • Transactions management

3. Technology

For a startup, creating four different applications may cost higher and takes up so much time.

To create an app at a considerably low cost, futuristic technology, and at a faster speed, I'd suggest - Flutter.

Flutter is a UI software development kit proudly presented by Google.

Due to its cross-platform nature, it can be used to create both iOS and Android applications using a single codebase.

Which in turn reduces the app development cost and time.

4. Test and deploy

After the development of your Uber-like app for ambulances, it's time to test and launch it to the market.

Flutter makes testing easy and efficient as it provides the cross-platform capability.

Now you know how to create an app from scratch. Let's get on to the bonus tip as promised.

Bonus tip:

Are you gonna believe me when I say that you can create the exact application for a low cost with all the features and technology?

Yes, it's possible with Wooberly.

Wooberly is a readymade on-demand application that can help you create any kind of on-demand services app.

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