Embrace Infant Warmer

Embrace

The Embrace Warmer is an easy-to-use, portable warmer for hypothermic infants in low-resource settings. It is designed to be used anywhere and does not need continuous power. Embrace has been adopted by doctors, nurses and new mothers for use in NICU, maternity ward and transport.

Product description

The Embrace Warmer is an easy-to-use, portable warmer for hypothermic infants in low-resource settings. It is designed to be used anywhere and does not need continuous power. Embrace has been adopted by doctors, nurses and new mothers for use in NICU, maternity ward and transport.

Target region(s)

East and West Africa and India. Pilots are underway for Afghanistan, China, Guatemala, Mexico, Somalia, South Sudan, Uganda and Zambia.

Distributors/implementing organizations
Market suggested retail price

The Embrace infant warmer costs approximately $200. The components of the warmer—the AccuTemp heater, WarmPak warming pad, and BabyWrap insulated wrap – are included in this cost.

Less than 1% of the cost of a standard incubator

Competitive landscape

Commercially available incubators, radiant warmers, hot water bottles, thermocool boxes, light bulbs

SDG targeted

Goal 3: to improve and promote good health.

Preventable and treatable complications related to premature and low birth weight, including hypothermia.

Target user(s)

Embrace is designed for use by clinically trained caregivers as an infant warmer in the clinic, or during transport.

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