Health Care

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OUR APPROACH TO HEALTHCARE PROBLEMS

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Challenge

THE PROBLEM

Challenge

South Africa faces healthcare challenges in three major areas:

  1. The growing disease burden; and the overburdened public health system is unable to accommodate increased demand.
  2. Systemic and structural challenges in service delivery;
  3. Societal challenges associated with poverty and unemployment
our projects

Hackathons

EPF hosts hackathons to create awareness and empower the youth to design innovative solutions to address the challenge 

Incubation Hub

EPF will assist Helix the winning team from our healthcare hackathon in building a business to address the challenges that exists within the healthcare sector.

 

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Innovation Campus

We will focus on teaching students tech skills to create innovative solutions to address current and future healthcare challenges that affect every South African

Workstreams

We have chosen to work with Itakane Health to assist EPF in addressing challenges within the Healthcare sector.