Dominican Republic

The impact of the training and the oximeter distribution is immediate – but a lot of our most important conversations are about the future.

Dr Alexander Hannenberg

Dra. Sandra de Izquierdo (Guatemala) teaching We’ve distributed 20 oximeters to ORs across the eastern region, with a workshop delivered by the American Society of Anesthesiologists, the Dominican society – and Nicaraguan and Guatemalan colleagues who took on train the trainer roles at previous workshops and came to lend a hand!  That’s sustainable safer surgery in action, and we’re proud to be a part of it.

More information on the ups and downs behind the positive change here.

Reviewing Safe Surgery checklist