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[ARCHIVED] Strengthening and Scaling the Community Health Workforce

What is your experience with CHWs as first responders for disaster and emergency situations?

Omur Cinar Elci - June 14, 2017
Dear friends, I'd like to hear your experiences on having CHWs as first responders in disaster and emergency situations. Do you have any successful cases? Any experience in CHW training programs speci...
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Disaster Relief disasters emergency relief first responders
[ARCHIVED] Population Health

Population Health and Climate Disasters

Heidi Moawad - June 16, 2015
Climate disasters have played a prominent role in displacing large populations. While there are other huge events responsible for displacing huge populations- such as war, genocide, violence and revol...
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climate Disaster Relief population health
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

Midwifery Response to International Disasters

Maggie Sullivan - March 24, 2011
The question of how midwives can respond to international disasters is an important one. I have cross-posted this question from another listserve in the hopes that some of you may be able to contribut...
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Clinical Guidelines & Protocols Disaster Relief Midwifery
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

The Field Hospital

Maggie Sullivan - May 5, 2010
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Disaster Relief Haiti International Partnerships Work & Volunteer Abroad
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

Relief Work: Looking to share experiences of lessons learned and challenges

Maggie Sullivan - May 5, 2010
I recently returned from my first trip to Haiti, which was also my first experience with relief work. Two big firsts. As a family nurse practitioner in outpatient community clinic settings, without a ...
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Disaster Relief Haiti International Partnerships Work & Volunteer Abroad
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

Registered Nurse Response Network - RNRN

Maggie Sullivan - May 2, 2010
I recently became aware of this organization which coordinates nurses to do relief work. I'm wondering if other nurses have direct experience with RNRN, and if they'd be willing to share? From thei...
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Disaster Relief Human Rights International Partnerships Work & Volunteer Abroad
Health IT

Expert Panel April 19-30: Health IT for Disaster Relief and Rebuilding: Lessons from post-earthquake Haiti.

Joaquin Blaya, PhD - April 19, 2010
Hi everyone, We wanted to officially open our first GHDonline Expert Panel on “Health IT for Disaster Relief and Rebuilding: Lessons from post-earthquake Haiti.” Below are the project descriptions f...
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Conferences & Meetings Disaster Relief GHDonline panel discussion OpenMRS Software
[ARCHIVED] Global Surgery & Anesthesia

SIGN Disaster Relief Handbook

Myles Clough - April 15, 2010
Dr Lew Zirkle the founder of the Surgical Implant Generation Network (SIGN) has posted an article on the above subject on Orthopaedia, the orthopaedic Wiki. http://www.orthopaedia.com/display/Main/SIG...
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Acute Trauma Disaster Relief trauma
Health IT

Bios of Haiti Post-earthquake GHDOnline Panel

Joaquin Blaya, PhD - April 13, 2010
Bios of Haiti Post-earthquake GHDOnline Panel Blaya, PhD Joaquin Microsoft Word - Panelists' bios Haiti earthquake.doc GHDonline Health IT Expert Panel:  “Health I...
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Disaster Relief GHDonline panel discussion Haiti Hardware Mobile Devices Software
Health IT

GHDonline Health IT Expert Panel April 19-30: “Health IT for Disaster Relief and Rebuilding: Lessons from post-earthquake Haiti.”

Joaquin Blaya, PhD - April 13, 2010
Dear Health IT Members, This coming Monday, April 19, our community will host GHDonline’s first ever online, expert-guided panel: “Health IT for Disaster Relief and Rebuilding: Lessons from post-ea...
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Disaster Relief GHDonline panel discussion Haiti Hardware Mobile Devices Software
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

A Global Call to Action: Nurses to Aid in Haiti Volunteer & Disaster Relief Resources

Linda Hassan - Jan. 17, 2010
A Global Call to Action: Nurses to Aid in Haiti Volunteer & Disaster Relief Resources Hassan Linda A Global Call to Action: Nurses to Aid in Haiti...
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Disaster Relief Haiti Relief & Recovery
Global Health Nursing & Midwifery

International Council of Nurses: Haiti_Earthquake

Linda Hassan - Jan. 17, 2010
ICN recently posted information on Haiti. Go to http://www.icn.ch/Haiti_Earthquake.htm or click on one of the ICN resources directly below. World Health Organization; Health Action in Crisis http:...
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Disaster Relief Haiti Relief & Recovery
Health IT

Haiti!

Om G - Jan. 13, 2010
The recent catastrophic earthquake in Haiti/DR seems like an opportunity for the Health IT community to shine. With a major relief effort underway I'm curious about what I/We can contribute to maxi...
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Disaster Relief Haiti Lab Systems Mobile Devices Networking OpenMRS Pharmacy Information System Supply Chain Systemic Implementation