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A New Way to Work with Nurses

nurse training

It all started when HHI recognized the need to make the connection between good health and emotional wellbeing. It needed to be done in a way that empowered each individual to see how they can begin to take control of their own health, with the help of local health care.  Because of this, in the [Read more]

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Breaking New Ground in Diabetes Prevention, Detection, and Treatment Access in the Dominican Republic

CHW team training

HHI has been breaking new ground in the training of Community Health Workers (Promotores de Salud) on diabetes prevention, case detection and referral. According to the International Diabetes Federation, 50% of all diabetes cases around the world go undiagnosed. For people living in poverty, this often results in a long list of complications that can eventually [Read more]

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Our Team is Growing in Size and Diversity – Learn How This Contributes to the Sustainability of HHI’s Programs

Here at Health Horizons International, sustainability is reflected in the partnerships we build within the healthcare system, collaboration with local community leaders and in how we build our own team of staff members. As we build our team of HHI staff to meet the needs of our work at every level, we have been intentional with the [Read more]

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