Setting up Shop in Haiti

February 4, 2016

Equipment from the Duke Global Health PLUS program has arrived at the new Carmelle Voltaire Women’s Health Center in Tom Gato, Haiti. The Global Health PLUS (Placement of Life Changing Usable Surplus) Program, in association with Duke Global Health Institute, affords Family Health Ministries the opportunity to glean thousands of dollars worth of medical equipment for the new health center. The dedication ceremony for the new health center is schedule for Saturday, February 20, 2016. Kathy Walmer, FHM Executive Director, says “We are so grateful to DGHI and the PLUS Program for their support of our women’s programs in Haiti. A donation of quality medical supplies of this magnitude makes such an enormous impact on our ability to up-fit the clinic and begin preparing to see patients.”

FHM News

Representatives of the UNC School of Nursing, Rhonda Lanning and Leslie Hackenbracht traveled to Haiti last week with Family Health Ministries. They were in country for the opening of the new Carmelle Voltaire Women’s Health Center. The Center saw more than 50 patients during their first 3 days of operation. It was wonderfulRead More

The Global Health PLUS (Placement of Life Changing Usable Surplus) Program, in association with Duke Global Health Institute, allowed Family Health Ministries to glean hospital equipment from inventory to use for the Carmelle Voltaire Women’s Health Center in Haiti. The mission of Duke Global Health PLUS is to make this surplus medical equipmentRead More

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