Mobile Hospital

Doctors with Borders

Product description Brand name and product description

The Doctors with Borders Mobile Hospital is a customized mobile clinic and includes a general practitioner, laboratory, and pharmacy that can travel to remote regions to deliver healthcare and essential medical products.

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

Uganda

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

Doctors with Borders delivers the healthcare to individuals in need by hiring a local general practitioner, pharmacist, and includes an on-board laboratory, medical products and transporting these services to various villages in rural Uganda.

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

Unknown

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

Patient transport services (ex. Partners for Development Taxi Service, Zambulance, and Namibia Bicycle Ambulance). Drone based medical product delivery services.

SDG targeted United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) targeted with this product/application/service

Doctors with Borders aims to provide rural patients with access to healthcare that would have otherwise been unobtainable due to geographical restrictions.

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

Rural Ugandans who do not have the ability to travel to or afford medical help.

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