Gradian Health Systems Universal Anaesthesia Machine

Gradian Health Systems

The Universal Anesthesia Machine is designed to operate without reliable electricity.

Courtesy of WHO Compendium 2016

Product description Brand name and product description

The Universal Anaesthesia Machine (UAM) delivers anaesthesia to hospitals including those where unreliable electricity and shortages of compressed medical gases preclude the use of conventional machines.

This product was selected for inclusion in WHO’s 2016 Compendium of Innovative Health Technologies for Low‐Resource Settings.

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

The UAM is being used in 24 countries across Latin America and the Caribbean, Africa, and Asia.

Specific countries are Haiti, Nicaragua, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Nigeria, Togo, Benin, South Sudan, Democratic Republic of Congo, Tanzania, Zambia, Mozambique, Malawi, Ethiopia, Uganda, Rwanda, Kenya, Somalia, Nepal, Laos, Cambodia, and Swaziland.

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

Gradian Health Systems, Homintec, Meditek SARL, Labonet, Mediquip Global, Afritool, MEMS, KAS Medics, Joint Medical Stores, Sonergy Diagnostics, all listed on this website with relevant contact information.

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.
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)

Trained anesthesia professionals

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