Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation achieves zero percent mortality rate
The Babyheart team is thrilled to report that Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation has seen zero deaths among pediatric heart surgery patients from the past year! Our wonderful volunteers as well as the dedicated staff at GPHC, the LIBIN Cardiovascular Institute and the Ministry of Health in Guyana all contributed greatly to establishing this successful pediatric heart program.
42 lives saved in Guyana
With one big donation of a heart-lung bypass machine from the Nova Scotia Health Authority, thanks to volunteer Steve Taylor, ICHF was well equipped to help set up this sustainable program. We are excited about the possibility of a second machine coming in the future!
Read the full article about this great success on Kaieteur News Online.