THE OPPORTUNITY

Vision & Mission

Grameen PrimaCare envisions a world where access to high quality, affordable and comprehensive healthcare is a reality for all people. Our mission is to provide underserved women from low-income immigrant communities with a high-quality, affordable primary care and health promotion program, empowering them to lead healthier lives.

Our Values

  • Focus on empowering women through peer support and learning.
  • Promote health engagement and active participation, not just access to healthcare.
  • Build on the peer support and capacity mobilization of Grameen organizations.
  • Ensure inclusivity and affordability.
  • Achieve financial independence as a prerequisite to sustainability and scale.
  • Use external resources when needed, but maintain a strong relation with GVS team.
  • Focus on health promotion and prevention to achieve healthy lifestyles.
  • Integrate social determinants of health and build member resources to address them.
  • Evaluate processes and results to adapt model and build an evidence base for influence.
  • Promote collaboration within the health and community development systems.

Goals

Grameen PrimaCare will:

  • Improve the lives of thousands of hard-working immigrant women.
  • Advance innovation by establishing a base of evidence and effective practices.
  • Inform the dialogue in the USA on access to healthcare for the underserved.