Developing List of Potentially Relevant Innovations across 12 COVID-19 Categories
Innovations that may be ready to deploy, could be adapted for COVID-19 responses, or may inspire new much-needed solutions. TIP: Use the filters below to find specific innovations such as "COVID-19 Categories" for solutions in 1 of 12 categories or "COVID-19 Recognitions" for those identified for their COVID-19 efforts.
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        Safe Water and AIDS Project (SWAP)UPDATED JUL 2020

        SWAP is member of the COVID 19 Rapid Reponse teams would like to scale up the training and distribution of essential supplies to health facilities and evacuation camps to protect health workers and mitigate the community transmission of COVID 19.
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        Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Non-communicable Diseases, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) and 3 moreSEE ALL
        Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Non-communicable Diseases, Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH), Entrepreneurship, HIV/AIDS, Pre-primary/Pre-school/ECD EducationSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Kenya
        Prevention
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          

        THINKMDUPDATED JUL 2020

        THINKMD has adapted its innovation to include the COVID-19 Self Screening Tool. THINKMD's COVID-19 triage and educational tool guides people through a COVID-19 self-risk assessment to increase healthcare capacity where it is most limited. https://covid19.thinkmd.tech/go
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        Data/Analytics, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Prevention & Vaccination and 6 moreSEE ALL
        Data/Analytics, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Prevention & Vaccination, Conflict Response, Health, Humanitarian Assistance, Monitoring & Evaluation, Refugees, TechnologySEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        United States, Bangladesh, Burkina Faso and 7 moreSEE ALL
        United States, Bangladesh, Burkina Faso, Ecuador, Peru, Zambia, South Africa, Indonesia, Sudan, SomaliaSEE LESS
        Data
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          

        WysaUPDATED JUN 2020

        Wysa has a unique, anonymous (digital+human) platform for mental health support at scale.
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        Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Mental Health
        Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Mental HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          

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        Maya: Your digital health assistantUPDATED JUN 2020

        Maya is a knowledge sharing/messaging platform available on Android, Web, and Free Basics. In order to meet the increased demand for COVID-19, Maya has developed new platforms and strengthened existing ones.
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        Digital Development, Health
        Digital Development, HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Bangladesh and 1 moreSEE ALL
        United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Bangladesh, PakistanSEE LESS
        Emergency Communication
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Treatment
          
        +1
          

        OneWorld HealthUPDATED MAY 2020

        We build healthcare facilities that provide a full scope of medical services and are designed to be affordable and accessible.
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        Health
        HealthSEE LESS
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        Uganda, Nicaragua
        Uganda, NicaraguaSEE LESS
        Economic and Workforce Support
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          

        Penda HealthUPDATED MAY 2020

        Penda Health provides comprehensive healthcare services at clinics throughout Nairobi, Kenya, utilizing a patient-centric approach to address key outpatient needs at an affordable cost. This mission places Penda on the frontlines of the COVID-19 response.
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        Data/Analytics, Evidence & Impact, Health
        Data/Analytics, Evidence & Impact, HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Kenya
        Treatment
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          

        BiofourmisUPDATED MAY 2020

        Biofourmis develops and delivers clinically validated software-based therapeutics to provide cost-effective solutions for payers, accelerated research and drug development for biopharmaceutical companies, advanced tools for clinicians to deliver personalized care, and, ultimately, better outcomes for patients.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health
        HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Hong Kong, Singapore, South Africa and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Hong Kong, Singapore, South Africa, United StatesSEE LESS
        Treatment
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          

        Noora HealthUPDATED MAY 2020

        Noora Health's mission is to improve outcomes and save lives of at-risk patients. Noora's Care Companion Program (CCP) trains families of patients with high-impact medical skills, making them an integral part of healthcare delivery.
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        Health, Health Systems, Maternal Newborn and Child Health
        Health, Health Systems, Maternal Newborn and Child HealthSEE LESS
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        India, Bangladesh
        India, BangladeshSEE LESS
        TO DATE$150,000 Funds Raised
        Economic and Workforce Support
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          
        Y Combinator
          

        Swasth FoundationUPDATED MAY 2020

        Low-Cost Health Centers to Deliver Primary Healthcare to the Urban Poor. Swasth is looking for volunteers during COVID-19 to call patients and talk with them about their doubts and experiences with the aim of supplying information and understanding what support they need.
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        Health, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Monitoring & Evaluation and 3 moreSEE ALL
        Health, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Monitoring & Evaluation, Non-communicable Diseases, Prevention & Vaccination, Social and Behavior ChangeSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India
        TO DATE$900,000 Funds Raised
        Emergency Communication
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          

        SevamobUPDATED MAY 2020

        Artificial intelligence enabled healthcare platform for organizations
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        Health
        HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India, South Africa, United States
        India, South Africa, United StatesSEE LESS
        TO DATE$1,742,500 Funds Raised
        Prevention
          
        Treatment
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          
        +1
          

        CommCare by DimagiUPDATED MAY 2020

        Dimagi is working with organizations around the world to support COVID-19 response with our customizable mobile data collection and service delivery platform, CommCare, which is being used for everything from contact tracing to facility readiness.
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        Agriculture, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Maternal Newborn and Child Health and 11 moreSEE ALL
        Agriculture, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Maternal Newborn and Child Health, Communication with Communities, Data Collection/Needs Assessments, Data/Analytics, Digital Development, Digital Inclusion & Connectivity, Health, Human Centered Design, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Monitoring & Evaluation, Response Technologies, TechnologySEE LESS
        TO DATE$2,715,106 Funds Raised
        Data
          
        Emergency Communication
          
        Testing
          
        +3
              

        Clearinghouse for COVID19 Relief FundsUPDATED MAY 2020

        The Center for the Advancement of Social Entrepreneurship at Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business (@CASEatDuke) has launched a website, to provide a searchable database of grants, loans and other cash equivalents that can help entrepreneurs, nonprofits and businesses anywhere in the world. Relief resources are listed at global, national and regional levels.
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        Crowdsourcing and Open Source, Data/Analytics
        Crowdsourcing and Open Source, Data/AnalyticsSEE LESS
        Data
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          

        Get Well NetworkUPDATED MAY 2020

        GetWellNetwork has developed an innovative care model with patient engagement as a core strategy for performance improvement. Interactive Patient Care (IPC) combines the tools, process and people to activate patients in their care, transform clinical practice and advance key performance measures.
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        Health Systems
        Health SystemsSEE LESS
        Data
          
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          

        Jacaranda HealthUPDATED MAY 2020

        FOCUS AREAS
        Health
        HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Kenya
        TO DATE$1,432,908 Funds Raised
        Prevention
          
        Treatment
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          

        MusoUPDATED MAY 2020

        Proactive Community Case Management to Improve Child Survival
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        Health, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Prevention & Vaccination and 1 moreSEE ALL
        Health, Infectious & Vector Diseases, Prevention & Vaccination, Social and Behavior ChangeSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Mali
        TO DATE$2,250,000 Funds Raised
        Prevention
          
        Treatment
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          
        +1
          

        Bodhi Health EducationUPDATED MAY 2020

        Bodhi Health is helping healthcare providers recruit better employees and bringing the center to a higher standard through training programs
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health
        HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India
        Prevention
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          

        LifeNet InternationalUPDATED MAY 2020

        We are transforming African health centers to provide quality, sustainable healthcare
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        Burundi, Uganda
        Burundi, UgandaSEE LESS
        Economic and Workforce Support
          
        Treatment
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          

        Wellthy Therapeutics: digital chronic disease prevention and management platformUPDATED MAY 2020

        We design and develop mHealth solutions to inspire and enable individuals to prevent, manage and reverse their chronic health conditions.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health
        HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India
        Emergency Communication
          
        Prevention
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          

        SNEHA (Society for Nutrition, Education and Health Action)UPDATED MAY 2020

        FOCUS AREAS
        Health
        HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        India
        Economic and Workforce Support
          
        Prevention
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          

        Parenting in a Pandemic: How to Talk to Your Kids about COVID-19UPDATED MAY 2020

        Don Goldmann, MD, participated in a recent webinar--Parenting in a Pandemic: How to Talk to Your Kids about COVID-19—hosted by the Museum of Life and Science.
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        Parent & Family Engagement, Technology
        Parent & Family Engagement, TechnologySEE LESS
        Enabling Community and Connection
          
        Vulnerable Groups
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          

        Health BuildersUPDATED MAY 2020

        Health Builders works with local communities and governments to build their own health systems.
        FOCUS AREAS
        Health
        HealthSEE LESS
        IMPLEMENTED IN
        Rwanda
        RwandaSEE LESS
        Economic and Workforce Support
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          

        SystemOneUPDATED MAY 2020

        Moving Diagnostic Results in Real-time and Enabling Treatment Confirmation
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        Ethiopia, Zimbabwe, Ukraine and 4 moreSEE ALL
        Ethiopia, Zimbabwe, Ukraine, Mozambique, Nigeria, Philippines, MalawiSEE LESS
        Testing
          
        Treatment
          
        Innovations in Healthcare
          

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