Please describe the goal of your initiative; outline what you are trying to achieve
Revolutionize the way we treat diabetes not only in Mexico, but in the entire world. Dr. Julio Frenk, the former Minister or Health in Mexico and Dean of the Harvard School of Public Health, inaugurate the first clinic saying that it will only be with models like Clinicas del Azúcar, how we were going to be able to fight this huge challenge of diabetes
What has been the impact of your solution to date?
We already opened the first clinic where we have served in just two months more than 400 patients. 95% of them is the first time they have access to a specialized diabets care
What is your projected impact over the next five years?
Create more than 50 clinics to impact more than 100,000 patients, reduce 15,000 complications and saved the patients more than 70 US Millions
What barriers might hinder the success of your project? How do you plan to overcome them?
Winning entries present a strong plan for how they will achieve and track growth. Identify your six-month milestone for growing your impact
Create the first two clinics and implement the evidence-based algorithms for nurses
Now think bigger! Identify your 12-month impact milestone
Open three more clinics and impact more than 10,000 patients!