An AmeriCares team arrived in Kathmandu, Nepal, just 48 hours after the April 25 earthquake. AmeriCares teams have been holding mobile health clinics for survivors and traveling to rural areas with stocks of medicine and supplies, to treat survivors and […]
Impact of repair and replacement of a water tower damaged by a powerful tornado in Gifford, Illinois
Majid Sadigh, MD, gives a detailed account of the teamwork required to treat patients and protect team members.
Majid Sadigh, MD, one of the medical team members recruited by AmeriCares and fighting Ebola in Liberia, gives a deeply personal and close-up view of his work in an Ebola Treatment Unit as AmeriCares expands its support for health workers on the front lines.
Acting on lessons learned from previous disasters, and making Investments in disaster preparedness have real impacts.
Garrett Ingoglia, AmeriCares VP of Emergency Response, gives a first hand account of life inside the epicenter of the Ebola outbreak in Monrovia, Liberia.
The death of heroic health workers adds greater urgency to the crisis in health worker safety confronting the developing world.
“Throughout the response, we have drawn on our established network of strong local partners.”
“To assess needs, personal contact is critically important.”
“Everyone was laughing, smiling and cheering their neighbors on.”
“Today, the health situation in Haiti is visibly enhanced.”
The clinic now had the antibiotics that Estelita needed! Grateful and smiling, Estelita beams for the camera.