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Taking Nursing Back to Its Roots with CardioStart

Humanitarian medical missions take nursing and healthcare back to its roots. CardioStart is an international nonprofit organization that brings doctors and nurses from all parts of the world to provide lifesaving cardiac surgeries and services in underserved regions of the world. By Maryam Ocasio, RN, BSN

By |2023-07-20T00:25:37-04:00July 20th, 2023|News, Volunteer Profiles|0 Comments

In Loving Memory of CardioStart Nurse Volunteer Mike Fullerton, RN, CCRN

Mike Fullerton passed peacefully this week, after suffering from terminal cancer. He was one of the finest nurses to volunteer with CardioStart International.

By |2022-07-24T17:47:25-04:00July 24th, 2022|News, Recent News|0 Comments

Eugene Southtowne Rotary Joins With CardioStart to Collect and Send Medical Supplies For Ukraine

CardioStart International leadership, coupled with Eugene Southtowne Rotary volunteers, have collected surplus medical supplies and equipment from River Bend and McKenzie Willamette hospitals to send to Poland, to aid in helping Ukrainian refugees who are in need of medical care. Some of the supplies will also be moved in to Ukraine to help victims of the war.

By |2022-03-19T17:20:53-04:00March 16th, 2022|News|0 Comments

Report of CardioStart International’s 8th Mission to Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital

In January 2020, twelve CardioStart International volunteers from six different countries participated in an ongoing cardiovascular program-development effort at Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) in Kumasi, Ghana.

By |2020-11-15T15:50:21-05:00April 2nd, 2020|Ghana, News, Past Missions|0 Comments

Dominican Republic – Pediatric Heart Mission Report

REPORT OF PEDIATRIC HEART SURGERY MISSION SANTO DOMINGO, DOMINICAN REPUBLIC. Date: 7th – 15th November, 2015 […]