Hurricane

Volunteer Spotlight: Dr. Kathleen Stone

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“I have been a volunteer physician for Heart to Heart International since March 2019 when I retired from private practice in Obstetrics and Gynecology. Never one to be a stay-at-home doctor, I launched a second chapter learning my way to Disaster Medicine surrounded by like-minded medical professionals who care for patients in challenging circumstances. I... 

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Responding to Eta and Iota

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November 25, 2020 – Upon arriving in San Pedro Sula on November 21, the team immediately began seeing patients in shelters and various communities around the area. In five days, the team saw over 350 patients, including many children. Some patients had COVID-19 and others had skin ailments caused by the flood waters or needed... 

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Providing help after Hurricane Laura

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Right place, right time –  When Hurricane Laura hit Louisiana in August, Jackie White, Medical Director at The Health Hut in Ruston, Louisiana, found herself in a unique position to help people troughout the state. White’s neighbor runs the North Louisiana Disaster Relief (through a ministry called Rolling Hills), and the group was bringing 18... 

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Relief sent for Hurricane Sally

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September 17, 2020 – Hurricane Sally made landfall near Gulf Shores as a Category 2 hurricane on Wednesday, September 16. Two people have been reported dead. Rivers in the Florida Panhandle and Alabama are rising as Hurricane Sally dumped 20-30 inches of rain in some areas. Nearly 600 search and rescue missions have been conducted... 

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