Jamaica

Barracks Rd.

Westmoreland, A2, Savanna la Mar, Jamaica

 

The Details

Through 2017/2018, HERHealthEQ partnered with Esaote
North America and Lutech Medical to secure the donation of an ultrasound machine and a colposcope, respectively. 
Savanna-la-Mar Public General Hospital, a Jamaican
hospital that serves a population of over 150,000 patients was the recipient of the equipment. Despite serving a vast portion of Western Jamaica, including the 20 local primary care health centers that feed into the hospital, the hospital lacks
many of the necessary resources to treat such a large
population.


With the donated equipment installed in the hospital, HERHealthEQ Founder and CEO Marissa Fayer, and Executive Director Michelle Skaer traveled to Savanna-la-Mar in May to see the firsthand impact of the equipment. During their visit, Marissa and Michelle had the opportunity to speak with hospital staff and patients to gain a sense of how the equipment might improve services at the hospital.

 
 
 
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