Can you hear me now? Medtronic partners with ClickMedix to diagnose and treat ear infections in India

2013
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Deafness and hearing loss are two of the most commonly diagnosed health issues faced by patients in the developing world. While about half of all cases of hearing loss can be avoided with effective diagnosis and treatment[1], delayed diagnosis can lead to life-threatening complications. With today’s knowledge, diagnosing common ear health issues is mostly dependent.. read more →

Rock Health’s Rocking Startups!

2012
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By Ting Shih Rock Health is the world’s premier mobile healthcare (mHealth) incubator. Each team selected, out of hundreds of applicants, receive a 20K USD start-up grant, with NO equity stake taken away from the startup! Participants of Rock Health are introduced to mobile/tech/healthcare VCs, hospital partners, as well as potential customers. For a mobile.. read more →

Quality Access to All is within Reach.

2012
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“Truly affordable but high-quality health care tools and services are the only means by which quality health care can be provided to all.” – Nobel Peace Laureate, Professor Muhammad Yunus, father of microfinance and founder of Grameen Bank, Grameen America and Grameen Health Care social businesses.   April 24, 2012 By Ting Shih At the.. read more →

Primary research shows Uganda patients willing to pay for mobile phone-powered teledermatology

2012
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By J. Hibler, D.O. Introduction Access to dermatologic care in rural Uganda remains a major healthcare problem.  The need for timely and cost-effective skin care cannot be underestimated.  The majority of certified dermatologists practice in the capital, Kampala, and larger cities such as Jinja, Lira, and Mbarara.  Patients in rural areas are burdened by the.. read more →

ClickMedix Presents Mobile Tele-Geriatric Care at mHealth Summit Venture Fair

2011
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At the first mHealth Summit Venture Fair, presented by mHIMSS, ClickMedix was selected to pitch its plans for providing mHealth services to speed-up healthcare delivery at lower costs. This presentation showcases lessons learned from our 10+ country pilots and the realization that the fastest way to effective treatment, is through advice by medical experts –.. read more →

WHO Compendium of new and emerging health technologies

2011
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World Health Organization published 2011 compendium of new and emerging health technologies that address global health concerns has been created as a neutral platform for technologies which are likely to be suitable for use in low-resource settings. The publication is separated into Under Development and Commercialized technologies. In the Commercialized category, ClickMedix technology is mentioned under “Mobile technology to.. read more →

Click’s Solution for Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health (MNCH)

2010
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Maternal, newborn and child health is an important focus of ClickDiagnostics’ projects. In our partnership with BRAC Manoshi, we designed a mHealth system specifically for Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health. We worked to reengineer BRAC’s MNCH program by integrating Click’s mHealth model and equipping female community health workers (CHWs) with mobile phones. See how: View.. read more →

Offshore or onsite developers?

2010
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One of the key decisions in building ClickDiagnostics’ services is whether to use offshore or onsite developers. On the one-hand, offshore developers offer competitive pricing, but on the other hand, you are putting your service in the hands of “strangers” and only evaluating their capability, work ethics, trust-worthiness, and efficiency through their website, their online portfolios, and.. read more →

Experiences working with CHWs and patients in Bangladesh

2010
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Hi everyone! This is my first post after a long time, and I have a lot of exciting learnings to share. ClickDiagnostics has been operating in Bangladesh for over a year now, and has been working with several large NGOs to empower their systems using mHealth. In this post I will be sharing our key insights from close.. read more →

Exciting Developments in Click Bangladesh

2009
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This is to update you on the exciting developments in Click Bangladesh. As you probably know, we started our first official venture with BRAC (the largest NGO in the world) last July. Under this pilot venture, we are enabling Brac’s community health workers in one of their projects called Manoshi, with mobile phones complete with.. read more →