Medic Mobile

Medic Mobile

Open source software created to provide connectivity to healthcare workers in isolated areas.

Product description Brand name and product description

Medic Mobile is a software toolkit for basic phones, smartphones, and computers that combines smart messaging, decision support, easy data gathering and management, and health system analytics.

Target region(s) Target region for distribution/implementation (listed by country if specified)

Africa, Latin America, and Asia

Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"

Medic Mobile has worked with 50 partners in 21 countries. Medic Mobile partners with all levels of the health system, including community health workers, NGOs, community clinics and hospitals, ministries of health, and international agencies.

Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.

The DIY toolkits are free. The project costs for the other tools can cost anywhere from USD 25,000-60,000 depending on the use case and design needs.Interview with representative In addition to initial project costs, other ongoing implementation costs to consider include mobile phones, SIM cards, data and talk time, breakage and replacement of hardware, ongoing server costs ($720 per year) and retrainings.Interview with representative

Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.
SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Goal 3: Good health and well-being

Target user(s) Target user/consumer base (country, income segment)

Community health workers, skilled birth attendants, nurses, doctors, managers

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