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Noora Health (Extreme 2012) Named one of Fast Company’s “World’s Most Innovative Companies”

Noora Health, a project out of Design for Extreme Affordability’s 2012 cohort, was named #4 on Fast Company’s list of the World’s Most Innovative Companies of 2017 in India. Congratulations to the Noora Health team! Read the full story here.

Over 2.4 million nurses are need to meet India’s current healthcare needs. Noora Health helps close this gap by recasting patient family members as formal actors in the healthcare team. By reassigning simple yet time-consuming tasks, Noora Health harnesses family members’ potential and repositions them as an integral part of the patient recovery process. This results in an increased quality of care, while reducing hospital staffing requirements – providing a scalable solution for hospitals to implement.