Open Heart International
What do we do?
We Treat, We Teach, We Empower
Open Heart International provides the opportunity for those living in developing countries to receive the specialised healthcare that they deserve, yet cannot access.
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In Australia it is common practice to put a fresh burn under cold, running water. But this is a foreign concept for some. Hopefully with this education, stories like Hari's it won't be so frequent. To read about Hari's story here in our latest blog: http://bit.ly/educationinburnprevention

31 March 2015
Severe burns are a sad reality in Nepal, and far more common than you would think. Read some of the patients story this year in our latest blog post: http://bit.ly/therealityinnepal

30 March 2015

recent tweets

RT @gatesfoundation This would be good news for *everyone*--but especially for those without regular access to health care. http://t.co/z8…
31 March 2015
The reality of burns in #Nepal is a sad story of a country without regular and reliable electricity supply http://t.co/JJb959K6hZ
30 March 2015
"Life changing it was, but not only for her, as it changed me forever too." See what Jen means on our blog #Cambodia http://t.co/kCuErJg8kD
30 March 2015
RT @WorldVisionAus A magnitude 7.7 earthquake has struck near #PapuaNewGuinea http://t.co/XHBtJE0BEZ (via @abcnews) #WorldVision staff are…
30 March 2015
RT @weatherchannel BREAKING: Damaging 3-10 ft. #tsunami possible in Papua New Guinea after M7.5 #earthquake struck nearby at 7:49pm EDT ht…
30 March 2015

achievements so far

5000+

patients have received
life changing surgery

1500+

individuals have given their
time and expertise on our team

14

countries we have implemented
projects

15-20

tonnes of equipment freighted
around the world each year

Immeasurable

the number of hours
we’ve spent teaching medical staff
in developing countries

Countless

the number of patients we have assisted
in a diagnosis with medical staff
in developing countries

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