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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Wednesday 21 June 2017
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Latest News

Volunteer Administrative Assistant
We are looking for a volunteer to assist in our day-to-day management! Read more »
OHI to join forces with ADRA Australia
Open Heart International and ADRA Australia are joining forces Read more »
Papua New Guinea July trip postponed
In consultation with our colleagues at Port Moresby General Hospital, Open Heart International has made a decision to aboard the scheduled delivery to Port Moresby later on this week. Read more »

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Timaima was born with a hole in her heart but thanks to the life-saving surgery she received from Open Heart International in 1996, she's now living a happy and healthy life.Your gift to Bridge the Gap Appeal can help people like Timaima. Donate Now! ---->

22 June 2017
Did you know... that Open Heart International commits to communities for the long-haul. Spending between 5 and 20 years in a community up-skilling and educating local surgeons so that our impact doesn't end when the trip does but continues to change lives ongoing. Share if you think this is a good investment.

21 June 2017

recent tweets

RT @Mending Kids: We are mending kids in #Tanzania this week with @OpenHeartIntl. #mission #2017 #cardiac #surgerysaves #WellnessWed
16 March 2017
@ilisys Frustrated with service support on ticket 6512412. Waiting 5 days for easy fix, costing our charity $$ in lost donations.
15 November 2016
Novus Foundation and @RotaryWahroonga - $30000 donors today. So grateful for the wonderful support.
20 July 2016
RT @Eric Schaechter: Today I was in an O.R. taking pics and video of heart surgery on a tiny baby. Mind-blown. Still processing what I witnessed. @openheartintl
19 June 2016

achievements so far


patients have received
life changing surgery


individuals have given their
time and expertise on our team


countries we have implemented


tonnes of equipment freighted
around the world each year


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


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

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