USG Vscan Access A breakthrough in appropriate technology. The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that 70% of medical equipment designed in developed nations does not work in developing world facilities.
To address this challenge, GE sought to rethink ultrasound from the ground up. Insights from patients, midwives and Ministry of Health officials guided the human-centered design of Vscan Access. The result is a human-centered design distinguished by:
Making Vscan Access easy to learn and use is at the heart of the design.
Weighing less than 2 kilograms, Vscan Access is made to move and built to last in tough environments.2
Vscan Access has innovative apps to educate mothers and increase referrals.
The low price of Vscan Access can enable Ministries of Health to achieve national scale-up.