A digital simulation platform dedicated to healthcare training

Project start date : 15/10/2015

Beneficiary country : Ivory Coast United States of America (the) Canada France Morocco Tunisia China Malaysia Singapore Egypt United Arab Emirates (the) Kuwait

Healthcare themes targeted

  • Mother and child health
  • Primary healthcare
  • Nutrition
  • Malaria/paludism
  • Infectious diseases
  • Sexual and reproductive health
  • Vaccination
  • Chronic diseases
  • Cardiovascular illnesses
  • Cancer
  • Oral health
  • Dermatology
  • Mental health
  • Ophthalmology
  • Emergency services

Fields of application

  • Health professional training

Stage of development

  • Routine project/operational

Financing method

  • Public (grant/subsidies, call for proposals/call for tender, etc.)
  • Private (private investors, crowdfunding, philanthropy, etc.)

Area where the project is utilised

  • International (in several countries)

Economic model(s)

  • Income generated by beneficiaries
  • Revenue generated by the beneficiaries/healthcare facilities

Target audience

  • Healthcare professionals and structures (hospitals, healthcare centres/clinics, health networks)

Project objectives

  • Improved treatment

Materials used

  • Cellular (mobile) phone
  • Smartphone
  • Tablet
  • Computer

Technologies used

  • Internet
  • Mobile app (Android, iOS, Windows Phone, HTML5, etc.)

About the sponsor


SimforHealth is a publisher of innovative digital solutions for the initial and ongoing training of healthcare professionals. SimforHealth teams offer immersive and interactive training solutions, including virtual consultations, real-time 3D simulators and virtual reality. Developed by SimforHealth, MedicActiV is the first digital platform to offer virtual clinical cases.
This allows: on the one hand, all healthcare professionals to acquire knowledge as part of initial or continuous training, and on the other hand, healthcare educational institutions to create and disseminate their own clinical cases. This model of sharing and disseminating healthcare knowledge attempts to respond to the problems of access and updating healthcare knowledge.
SimforHealth medical teams and experts have trained more than 22,000 health professionals worldwide in the continuous monitoring of new technologies.

Sector : Industrial (Startups, enterprises, etc.)

Country of origin : France

Contact : Sponsor website Project website

Offline use


Open source


Open data


Independent evaluation

Yes, auto-evaluated or evaluated by a related organization



  • CHU d'Angers

  • INVS Côte d'Ivoire