St. Boniface Hospital was chosen as a pilot site to initiate the new system.
The wheelchair repair workshop, which opened seven months ago, averages 20 new wheelchair repairs a month and distributes roughly four new wheelchairs a month.
This year marks the third anniversary of the 7.0 magnitude earthquake that devastated Haiti, leaving more than 220,000 dead and thousands displaced.
Andrea Stomberg has been supporting nurses’ education at St. Boniface since 2008. These are her impressions from a recent visit to Haiti.
Last week, St. Boniface lost Sandy Logue, a great friend, volunteer and family member of the organization.
St. Boniface was recently awarded a 2012 Lucienne Deschamps Foundation Humanitarian Award for their work in spinal cord injury and community-based disability programming.
Physicians For Haiti works to improve Haitian medical care by empowering Haitian medical professionals through medical education.
What a wonderful experience it was to have been able to participate in the 22nd Rehabilitation International World Congress in Incheon, South Korea.
Sandy Logue, longtime friend and supporter of St. Boniface, recently received the 2012 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Jacksonville Business Journal.
Haiti, which was recently pelted by three days of whipping winds and rain as a result of Hurricane Sandy, has seen its death toll rise to 51.
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