Firefly Phototherapy Device

DtM, East Meets West Foundation, Medical Technology Transfer Services

This device is for treating neonates with jaundice.

Product description Brand name and product description

Firefly is an intuitive phototherapy device designed to treat newborns with jaundice in low-resource settings.

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

Countries:  Vietnam, Myanmar, Cambodia, East Timor, Thailand, the Philippines, Malaysia, Ghana, Burundi and Haiti.

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

East Meets West Foundation through its Breath of Life program, MTTS for direct sales.

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

$350 USD to manufacture; distributed as a donation through the East Meets West Foundation. $1500 USD through MTTS

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

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

Rural health care centers treating mild to severe newborn jaundice.

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