Massachusetts General Hospital Volunteers Provide Care in Nepal
In the hours following the second earthquake there was much to do. It was obvious that the team from Massachusetts General Hospital had trained for just such a moment. The Project HOPE team included eight members of the Mass General Global Disaster Response team lead by Dr. Paul Beddinger.
Helping Indonesia’s Health Workers Through a Crisis
Ibu Rizka is trained for the worst. She has seen patients in their darkest hours and endured the agony of searching for colleagues who don’t report to work after disasters, their fates unknown. Now, the Indonesian emergency room nurse and Disaster and Crisis Management Coordinator is coping with the aftermath of more tragedy, following the earthquake and tsunami that hit Central Sulawesi on September 28.