Last Mile Health

www.lastmilehealth.org

SOCIAL ENTREPRENEUR

Raj Panjabi

FOUNDED

2007

MISSION

To save lives in the world's most remote villages.

WHERE THEY WORK

Liberia

BUSINESS MODEL

Professionalize Frontline Health Workers by giving them the employment, training, equipment and supervision they need to perform and deliver primary care. 

ANNUAL BUDGET

US$9.1 million for FY17 (Jun-17).

DELIVERED TO DATE

Have built a network of 280 CHWs that serve 50,730 patients in 288 remote communities.

IMPACT

Reduce child mortality.

BIG PLANS

Establish access to primary health care services in all the Liberian communities further than 5km from the nearest health facility.

OUR INVESTMENT SO FAR

US$800,000 unrestricted grants.

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A frontline health worker conducts a patient home visit in Konobo District, Liberia
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Clinical Mentor Tarnue Jallah uses a Masimo Rad-57 Pronto device to detect anemia during antenatal outreach in Tempo, Liberia
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Frontline Health Worker Stanley Quiah checks a baby's breathing for signs of pneumonia.