11 Related Programs
The Safer Deliveries Program in Zanzibar, Tanzania is a project by D-Tree International in collaboration with the Tanzanian Ministry of Health, Jhpiego and the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. The program provides birth attendants or midwives with mobile phones loaded with an application that aid
Jamii Smart (meaning “smart families”) aims to convert the huge success of M-Pesa, Safaricom’s mobile wallet solution, into an effective mHealth solution that significantly improves MCH by modeling on existing, sustainable mobile technologies from end users. The national scale mHealth initiative off
CCBRT (Comprehensive Community Based Rehabilitation in Tanzania)
CCBRT is the largest local provider of disability and rehabilitation services in Tanzania, specialising in eye, ortho, rehabilitation, prosthetics & orthotics, reconstructive surgery & fistula. Also engaged in maternal and newborn health, CCBRT is building its own Maternity Hospital.
Mennonite Economics Development Associates is working to combat malaria in Tanzania through sending e-vouchers via text message to pregnant women for discounted bed nets. This program is focused on providing bed nets to the two most vulnerable populations, pregnant women and children under five.
BayadLoad is an e-money platform that allows mobile phone subscribers (Smart, Talk'N Text, and Sun Cellular) to pay selected government welfare premiums for social security, health insurance, and housing funds.
Transport My Patient by CCBRT
CCBRT's mobile outreach program, known as Transport My Patient, aims to make specialist services available and affordable to the under-served rural areas surrounding Dar es Salaam.
The Afya Milele health insurance plans through East Africa Insurance Brokers Ltd. provides affordable medical insurance cover to lower and middle class Kenyans.
CIC M-Bima is a platform that allows customers to pay their insurance premium or contribute to their savings using their mobile Phones in a flexible manner.
Heartfile Health Equity Financing
This project involves an IT-supported, automated demand side health financing instrument that can be accessed by local health care workers to seek urgent support for those running the risk of spending catastrophically.
Jacaranda Health is a Kenya-based social enterprise that combines business and clinical innovations to create a fully self-sustaining and scalable chain of maternity clinics. The clinics provide affordable, high-quality maternal and child health services to poor urban women.
BlueStar Pilipinas is a Family Planning (FP) franchise run by licensed midwives (1 midwife per clinic) in 200 clinics. PSPI started BlueStar Pilipinas in 2008 to increase accessible and affordable of quality FP services.