Facilitating access to care in medical deserts

Project start date : 01/01/2016

Beneficiary country : France Morocco

Healthcare themes targeted

  • Other

Fields of application

  • Health professional training
  • Patient monitoring and medical data

Stage of development

  • Pilot project/testing/trials

Financing method

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

Area where the project is utilised

  • National (in one country only)

Economic model(s)

  • Revenue generated by the beneficiaries/healthcare facilities

Target audience

  • Healthcare professionals and structures (hospitals, healthcare centres/clinics, health networks)
  • Sick people
  • Patient family/entourage

Project objectives

  • Improved treatment

Materials used

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

Technologies used

  • Geolocation

About the sponsor


Providing support to healthcare players delivering mobile treatment units in the medical deserts of Morocco and other emerging economies. Combating medical deserts by delivering care to the right place just when it’s needed. We offer a comprehensive range of services that include real-time mapping, route mapping tools, an online catalogue of mobile units, and a training platform.

Sector : Industrial (Startups, enterprises, etc.)

Country of origin : Morocco

Contact : Sponsor website Project website

Offline use


Open source


Open data


Independent evaluation



  • ESRI

    Industrial (Startups, enterprises, etc.)

  • Ecole des Mines d'Alès

    Academic entities (Universities, research laboratories, etc)

  • GRADeS Occitanie, PACA et Grand Est

    Institutions (Communities, public authorities, NGOs, foundations, etc.)