Laerdal Global Health

CarePlus is a wrap to help in the care of preterm infants.

Product description Brand name and product description

The CarePlus is a wrap-style newborn and infant carrier that hopes to promote kangaroo mother care (KMC).

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

Testing has been done in Malawi, Tanzania, Nepal, and India, but the countries on this list qualify for the Laerdal Global not for profit pricing.

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.
Competitive landscape Similar products available on the market. May not be a comprehensive listing.

Baby Bjorn, Kanga Carrier, traditional KMC

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Goal 3: Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages

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

Mothers and fathers of preterm babies

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