Building tools for people who care.
Medic builds world-class, open-source software that supports health workers delivering equitable care that reaches everyone. Human-centered at our core, we value creativity, initiative, collaboration, and trust. Our global team of innovators is 90+ strong, dispersed across more than 14 countries, 32 cities, and all time zones. We create resources, build documentation, and offer support to a growing community of partners and builders working to improve health in the hardest-to-reach communities.
We are part of a global movement advancing health for all.
Medic serves as the technical steward and a core contributor to the Community Health Toolkit (CHT), an open-source platform that supports health workers as they provide essential care in their own communities. We are part of a movement for global health equity aimed at changing how health systems work and how technology powers those systems.
Advance good health, human flourishing, and equitable care for and with the hardest-to-reach communities. We build and apply open-source digital tools that help health workers deliver just, quality care to their neighbors and community.
We envision a more just world in which health workers are supported as they provide care for their communities, where universal health coverage is a reality, and health is a secured human right – for everyone, everywhere, always.
What we value
Medic continuously strives to improve the experience of CHT application development. To this aim, we periodically collect direct feedback from CHT application developers via surveys and interviews. Through the most recent survey, we received feedback from 20 developers across 12
Medic and Scope Impact Design and Prototype a ClimateXHealth Resilience Tool for Community Health Workers
Climate change has been declared the biggest global health threat of the 21st century. Rising temperatures and extreme weather events are exacerbating heat-related illnesses, changing precipitation patterns contribute to water scarcity (leading to inadequate access to clean drinking water and
In collaboration with the Ministry of Health of Kenya and the CHU4UHC Platform, Medic supported the design and launch of a national electronic community health information system, currently scaling up to 95,000 community health workers and their supervisors. Nairobi —