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To Be a “Light of Hope” in the World

  • August 22, 2019

In 2012 Clinica Verde opened its doors to serve the rural poor in Boaco, Nicaragua and in 2013 we hired David to be our first Administrator – a critical support role for our Director and General Manager. David is often the first…

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Emergency in Boaco Caused by Heavy Rain

  • September 28, 2017

At the beginning of September, during the rainy season, the municipality of Boaco was greatly affected by the storms that crossed the region. The river Fonseca that borders the city and the water supply overflowed, affecting the majority of the…

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Little Michael’s Vision

  • September 4, 2017

Last month, we shared a story about Michael, a 4-year-old patient in dire need of surgery​ to save his vision. During pre-surgical assessments, the complexity and urgency of Michael's condition became apparent. The pressure in his eyes was dangerously high,…

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A little bit goes a long way …

  • July 27, 2017

It is often said that a little bit goes a long way. But when we are working to address global challenges like healthcare, a simple and impactful reminder is a beautifully welcomed gift. Recently, we received word about a particular…

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A Wealth of Impressions

  • June 12, 2017

By Adrienne Clermont I am incredibly grateful for my time volunteering at Clinica Verde. Three weeks of shadowing the doctors there left me with a wealth of impressions and experiences that I will take with me as I begin my…

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Designing for Health

  • May 24, 2017

At Clinica Verde, we continue to move forward in our partnership with the Ministry of Health of Nicaragua to redesign two of their rural health posts (puestos de salud) and train staff in compassionate care. Below, an interview with Amanda…

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Working with our Teens on AIDS Awareness

  • May 23, 2017

  By Junessa-Sladen Dew   Finding yourself in a new country and community is always a difficult process but my welcome into Clinica Verde opened a gate that allowed me to feel accepted in a matter of hours. My first…

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Why I Support Clinica Verde …

  • April 28, 2017

  "I support Clinica Verde because I have seen firsthand the high-quality care that is offered to such an under-served population.  Families who seek help at Clinica Verde experience what many other health centers in the area simply cannot offer:…

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Why I Support Clinica Verde …

  • April 4, 2017

Rebecca Duran is an MD/MSPH candidate in the Class of 2018 at the University of Alabama School of Medicine. Here, in her own words, why she supports Clinica Verde. When I visited Clinica Verde over the summer of 2014 I…

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