MyChild Card


A health card that uses a scanner to store records in a digital database.

Product description Brand name and product description

MyChild is a paper-digital hybrid medical record system that uses a scanner to upload handwritten records to a digital database for storage. MyChild Card can be used for birth registration and recording health for newborns.

The product is designed by Shifo.

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

Uganda, Afghanistan, Gambia

Distributors/implementing organizations Organization(s) distributing/deploying this product directly to communities/individuals?"
Market suggested retail price Price per unit or service price per usage/terms (USD). Subsidies noted.

For the first five years of implementation, MyChild Card costs 2-3 Euro (~2-3.50 USD)/yr/child. After the first five years, the cost for operations is 10 cents/yr/child.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)

Health workers, parents

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