How You Helped Those in Nicaragua Devastated By Nate

Dear Nica Clinic Supporter, In the spirit of Thanksgiving… Thank YOU for allowing us to say “Yes”… We said “YES” to hundreds of families in the area who desperately asked for our support after Hurricane Nate devastated the region last month. Though there was little attention in the international news, many families lost their homes … Continued

An Urgent Request From Our Medical Director

What a concerning week… Tropical Storm Nate hit our community in Nicaragua hard last week, leaving overwhelming destruction in its wake. This was the worst storm to hit our area in decades – certainly the worst since we opened our Clinic doors in 2004. Many of our colleagues and residents are now without homes, clean … Continued

No Tome Por Hecho Esta Simple Máquina Que Salva Vidas

Estimado Amigo de la Clínica, Si fue a correr por la mañana y tuvo una mala caída, puede preocuparse y preguntarse: “¿Me fracturé algo?” Le puede aplicar un poco de hielo y darle un descanso a la lesión, pero si empeora – usted decidirá ir a que le tomen una radiografía en un centro de … Continued

Don’t Take For Granted This Simple Lifesaving Device

Dear Clinic Supporter, If you went for a morning jog and had a bad fall, you may curse yourself and wonder, “Did I fracture something?” You may apply some ice and give the injury a rest, but if it gets worse – you’ll decide to go in for an X-ray at a facility close to … Continued

Spanish for Health Professionals Online Program with Practicum in Nicaragua

  Dear Friend of our Nica Clinic, The Spanish for Health Professionals Certificate (SHP) is a specialized online program designed to improve working knowledge of medical Spanish and cultural competence. Geared toward current and future health professionals with basic to no Spanish language background. The practicum in Nicaragua involves volunteering at our Clinic. Class Hours:  35 hours … Continued