Going Home

From November 23, 2019 After a day of relative tranquility and reading on Thursday, I woke up yesterday morning feeling calm, but filled with uncertainty about not only the infection and the clotting in my arm but also if I could go home on Saturday. I was desperate to return to Haiti. I was comforted by an email I received…

Dr. Gerry

From November 19, 2019 In Haiti, there are times, especially at night, when none of our three nurses are on duty at Santa Chiara. Their absence does not prevent minor cuts and scraps as a result of a fall. I escort the child to the clinic or the nearest bathroom to clean the wound, apply some form first aid antiseptic,…