We provide mobile technology solutions to solve some of the most pressing health issues.
MOBicure is a social enterprise that provides mobile technology solutions to solve some of the most pressing healthcare issues plaguing Nigeria and other developing nations.
We are a mobile health (mhealth) company creating solutions that make use of mobile technology devices and tools such as phones, tablets, SMS, apps, Interactive Voice Recordings (IVRs) and videos to solve some of the most pressing healthcare problems facing developing countries, especially with regards to maternal and child health.
At MOBicure, our vision is to bring healthcare to the fingertips of everyone using mobile technology. Our core values are excellence and innovation.
Our flagship product is called OMOMI.
OMOMI (meaning 'my child') is a mobile platform for pregnant women and mothers of under-5s that enables them monitor their children's health, provides access to specific and life-saving maternal and child health information, as well as medical expertise at the touch of a button.
Join millions of mothers all over the world, sharing awesome experience on child nurturing & its difficulties, and gain great nurturing insights with ever ready doctors on standby to tend to complex & unanswered question.
The Quiz Game feature is an enjoyable fun-filled platform that questions and educates mothers on maternal issue…
Play against other mothers and top the leader board.
The Growth Monitor feature, helps to prevent your child from taking ill. It helps mothers personally check their baby’s weight, height, arm size, and provide ready diagnosis on Oedema, Malnutrition and color code.
This feature is sub-divided into three categories; Food Supplementation, Family Planning and Breast Feeding. For veteran mothers, you have alot to share and for new mothers, you have a lot to learn along side other mothers.
Every child is unique, and as such the app allows mothers to fill their child’s biological details, so as to give the mother\user a more personalised and intuitive experience tailored for the mother\user & hero child.
Experience the expertise of a doctor at the comfort of your home, even while having your favorite meal. With the ỌMỌMI maternal calculator, you have the opportunity to know your Fertile Date/Ovulation Cycle without going through the troubles of queueing in the hospital.
Having to cram and or know your child’s immunization status can be cumbersome for busy mothers, but not anymore, because the ỌMỌMI App comes with an immunization tracker feature which provides an easy to use immunization management solution for your child.
A mother can sometimes be too busy to tend to minor issues concerning her child due to tight schedules. But hey! the ỌMỌMI app helps prevent and manage diarrhoea for your child, whiles you tend to more pressing matters, but you’ve got to be a part of it, so download now.
Latest Blog Posts
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Medical Outreach documentary at Uselu market
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Our Awesome Team
Dr Charles .I. Akhimien
Dr Charles Akhimien is an Innovator, medical doctor, social entrepreneur and award-winning writer.
Charles is a 2016 Mandela Washington Fellow, a highly commended runner-up of the Queen’s Young Leaders Award and an Associate Fellow of the Royal Commonwealth Society.
A prolific writer, Charles won the prestigious World Environment Day blogging competition for 2013 organised by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and thus represented the UN in Mongolia in June 2013. He is a medical doctor having bagged his medical degree from the University of Benin, Nigeria.
Dr Emmanuel Owobu
Dr Emmanuel Owobu is a Medical Doctor, Social Entrepreneur and mhealth Consultant.
He works for HealthEnabled as a mhealth consultant and was awarded United Nations online Volunteer along with the Delta Women team for their work in rural communities in Nigeria in 2013. He has a passion for ICT4D.
He also has a certificate from TechChange on Mobile health for Public Health and Technology for Monitoring and Evaluation.
A huge ‘The BigBang Theory follower and an avid Manchester United supporter.
Ofure is a developer and tech mentor.
Read More She is currently involved in Data mining and Natural language processing research at the City University of New York.
Prior to MOBicure, she worked as the Lead Developer in Anakle, Nigeria and has years of experience in building mobile and web solutions.
She also mentors females to code through the Girls Who Code organization.