All people deserve access to lifesaving healthcare

Worldwide, more than one billion people lack access to healthcare due to distance. Community health workers have the power to change this by bringing lifesaving care to the doorsteps of those living at the last mile.

Our story begins in the remote communities of Liberia’s rainforest, but our vision is global: a health worker for everyone, everywhere, every day.

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Photo Update | July – September 2017

Posted on 10/19/2017

Thanks to the support of partners like you, we had the opportunity to realize several major milestones this quarter. In August we launched operations in Grand Bassa County, expanding our direct implementation footprint to include a total of three of Liberia’s 15 counties. Just a few weeks later, we joined our partners from the Ministry […]

After Ebola: Why Invest in Community Health?

Posted on 08/30/2017

The Ebola outbreak in West Africa provided a stark reminder that the lack of basic healthcare and disease surveillance systems in remote communities is both a local injustice and a global threat. Last Mile Health CEO Dr. Raj Panjabi, MD, MPH was recently featured on the television news program PBS NewsHour reflecting on the outbreak […]

Photo Update: April – July 2017

Posted on 07/26/2017

Over the past several months, we’ve supported the Government of Liberia to recruit and train thousands of dedicated women and men from remote communities to provide lifesaving healthcare to their neighbors. As of July 1st, more than 2,000 community health workers from across Liberia are fully trained to provide a package of services that includes infectious […]

Welcoming Lisha McCormick as Chief Operating Officer

Posted on 05/19/2017

Last Mile Health is thrilled to announce that Lisha McCormick has stepped into the role of Chief Operations Officer. Lisha McCormick joined Last Mile Health in 2013 as Chief Development Officer, leading our team through a period of tremendous growth. When Lisha first joined the team, Last Mile Health was deploying 14 community health workers […]

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We’re working with the Government of Liberia to roll-out a nationwide program that will deploy professional community health workers to provide lifesaving health services to 1.2 million Liberians living in remote communities. We need your support

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