Gradian Comprehensive Care Ventilator (CCV)

Gradian Health Systems

The Gradian CCV is a mechanical ventilation system meant for use in low-oxygen and electricity settings.

Courtesy of WHO Compendium 2021

Product description Brand name and product description

The Gradian Comprehensive Care Ventilator (CCV) is a mechanical ventilation system. It is meant to be used for critically ill patients in hospital settings and has a battery life of up to 21-hours. The machine is portable and features an internal air compressor.

This product was selected for inclusion in WHO’s 2021 Compendium of Innovative Health Technologies for Low‐Resource Settings.

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


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

The product is distributed by the manufacturer. There are also distributors in several countries around the world: Homintec (Benin, Togo), Meditek SARL (Burkina Faso), HeiDoctor (Ghana), Labonet (Guinea), Avoma Group (Mozambique, Swaziland), Biomedical Engineering Foundation of Nepal (Nepal), Artemis Life (Nigeria), Medical Engineering Solutions, Ltd (Rwanda), Medical Equipment Management Systems (Sierra Leone), Kas Medics, Ltd (Tanzania), Joint Medical Store (Uganda), Sonergy Diagnostics, Ltd (Zambia).


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

Contact Gradian for pricing information.

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

Primary competitors for low cost and portable ventilators include: OneBreath Inc., AgVa Ventilator, AmboVent

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)

Critically-ill patients, from infant/paediatric to adult (>5 kg).

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