Impala Ventilator


Ventilator designed for interhospital, intrahospital, or prehospital emergency transport.

Courtesy of WHO Compendium 2021

Product description Brand name and product description

The Impala Ventilator supports respiratory functions and is designed for use in  interhospital, intrahospital, or prehospital emergency transport contexts.

These units consist of a flexible breathing circuit, a control system, monitors, and alarms. Power can be supplied via internal batteries, an external battery, or electricity.

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

450 USD per unit

10 USD for nasal mask for each use

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)

Specialized physician

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