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VIA Global Health Awarded Multi-Year Contract to Accelerate Global Health Innovation

VIA Global Health, the leading global health purchasing platform with a network of distribution partners across Africa, South Asia and Latin America, has been awarded a multi-year contract for scaling and accelerating the impact of maternal and newborn health focused innovations through the Saving Lives at Birth program. Saving Lives at Birth: A Grand Challenge for Development is a partnership of international organizations led by United States Agency for International Development, Grand Challenges Canada (Canadian Government), The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, The Norwegian Government along with [...]

VIA Global Health Welcomes Brinnon Mandel to Leadership Team

As part of a strategic expansion to provide a full range of services and improve engagement with stakeholders throughout the global health supply chain, VIA Global Health has added veteran global health innovation expert Brinnon Garrett Mandel as Vice President of Market Insights. Ms. Mandel brings a wealth of experience in medical device innovation, emerging economies and business intelligence, having served as a Technical Development Officer and Director of Innovations for Jhpiego and as a consultant to Global Good, Heritage [...]

New Product: HEMAFUSE™ from Sisu Global Health

VIA Global Health is excited to announce that the HEMAFUSE™ is now available to order through our global health sourcing platform.  The HEMAFUSE™ autologous transfusion system is an alternative to donor blood for cases of internal bleeding by using a completely mechanical device that can salvage, filter, and recycle blood from where it is pooled internally to be re-transfused immediately during surgery. Hemafuse can be used in cases such as abdominal bleeding, ruptured ectopic pregnancy, and trauma-related surgery. “The Hemafuse addresses a need in surgical and emergency [...]

VIA Among Select Group of Global Social Benefit Institute Accelerator Participants

VIA Global Health has been accepted into the 2018 Global Social Benefit Institute (GSBI®) Online Accelerator program - selected as one of the 21 finalists from over 350 applicants and 32 semifinalists. The GSBI® program, which is hosted by the Miller Center for Social Entrepreneurship at Santa Clara University, aims to accelerate entrepreneurship to end global poverty and protect the planet.  As a recipient, VIA will receive 6 months of program support, mentorship, and access to a broad network of social entrepreneurs and impact [...]

VIA Recognized by ‘Innovations in Healthcare’ as Global Health Industry Leader with Acceptance into 2018 Innovator Cohort

Recognized for the impact that VIA Global Health has provided the global health community in emerging economies, VIA has been selected to join Innovations in Healthcare’s 2018 Innovator Cohort.  Hosted at Duke University, Innovations in Healthcare supports a network of innovators that have demonstrated the ability to improve affordable access to quality healthcare.  VIA is among a prestigious group of winners in the global network that use new and different approaches to improve access to affordable, quality care for people who need it most. “Innovations in Healthcare is a world-class organization that embodies global health progress and healthcare access and quality [...]

Fyodor Urine Malaria Test Product Training Video

The Urine Malaria Test™ (UMT) is an in vitro immunochromatographic test for the qualitative detection of specific Plasmodium falciparum (Pf) protein fragments shed in the urine of febrile malaria patients. It is intended to aid in the rapid diagnosis of malaria in febrile patients, and to support the differential diagnosis of malaria from other fever-causing conditions, using a freshly collected urine sample. Learn more or Purchase the Fyodor Urine Malaria Test (UMT) 

MTTS bCPAP and Phototherapy Devices for Neonates and Infants

A complete run through of MTTS most popular products available on VIA Global Health. The Dolphin bCPAP - A next generation bubble CPAP machine that combines the latest in respiratory care and patient monitoring technology with exceptional value. The Colibri Phototherapy - Colibri Phototherapy was designed to be used in combination with any radiant warmer, infant bed or incubator available on the market to deliver effective phototherapy treatment while supporting developmental care. Instead of traditional overhead unit, Colibri Phototherapy [...]

World Prematurity Day 2017

VIA Global Health is committed to reducing mortality rates worldwide from preterm birth. According to the World Health Organization 15 million babies are born preterm every year and  more than 1 million of these babies will die before the age of five.  An estimated ¾ of the these deaths are preventable, as illustrated by the contrast between survival rates around the world.  [source] VIA Global Health works with innovators and more than 200 distribution partners in emerging markets to provide affordable [...]

Bempu Hypothermia Device Product Training Video

Bempu is a simple, innovative bracelet which detects and alerts in the event of hypothermia, facilitating improved thermal care of newborns. To learn more, purchase or request a quote please visit the VIA product page for the Bempu Hypothermia Device  

Non-Pneumatic Anti-Shock Garment (NASG) Product Training Video With Suellen Miller

The LifeWrap NASG is a lightweight and reusable first aid compression device used to treat shock and manage obstetric haemorrhage. Product webinar featuring Suellen Miller from the UCSF Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health To learn more, purchase or request a quote please visit the VIA product page for the Non-Pneumatic Anti-Shock Garment