Real Medicine Foundation - Nepal News and Updates from Nepal http://realmedicinefoundation.org/initiative-reports/nepal/ 2019-05-17T13:57:44-07:00 Midwifery Student Awarded RMF Scholarship: Q4 2018 http://realmedicinefoundation.org/initiative-reports/nepal/archives/2019/04/20/midwifery-student-awarded-rmf-scholarship-q4-2018/ 2019-04-22T17:06:47-07:00 2019-04-20T21:00:00-07:00 [ Read more...]]]> Pragya Gautam info@realmedicinefoundation.org 425 Children Treated by RMF Nurses: Q4 2018 http://realmedicinefoundation.org/initiative-reports/nepal/archives/2019/04/17/425-children-treated-by-rmf-nurses-q4-2018/ 2019-04-17T12:59:17-07:00 2019-04-17T12:00:00-07:00 [ Read more...]]]> <p>Currently, <strong><span class="caps">RMF</span> supports two <span class="caps">NCO</span> children’s homes</strong> in Kathmandu, located at Naxal and Sifal, with 1 nurse and 2 auxiliary nurses. RMF’s nurses provide 24-hour, daily care for the children sheltered in these homes. Nurses provide both preventive and curative health services to all the children as well as staff of <span class="caps">NCO</span>. As a result of their continuous presence, they are able to diagnose children more efficiently, leading to earlier diagnosis and treatment. RMF’s nurses are especially committed to providing care for the children with chronic diseases and special needs, as these children are more vulnerable to infections and require special care.</p> <p>In addition to providing nursing staff for these two <span class="caps">NCO</span> children’s homes, <strong><span class="caps">RMF</span> provides regular doctors’ checkups to the children</strong>, as our pediatricians from Kanti Children’s Hospital visit the homes weekly. Children in need of more extensive medical treatment are referred to the hospital and accompanied by an <span class="caps">RMF</span> nurse.</p> <p><strong>October–December 2018</strong></p> <ul> <li>476 children were treated by <span class="caps">RMF</span> nurses or referred to the hospital.</li> <li>The new nurse, Shriya Dhamala, is supporting Bal Mandir (the <span class="caps">NCO</span> children’s home in Naxal).</li> <li><span class="caps">NCO</span> children attended a health camp focused on skin health.</li> <li><span class="caps">RMF</span> pediatricians from Kanti Children’s Hospital continued to visit <span class="caps">NCO</span> homes on a weekly basis.</li> <li>Dashain, Tihar, and Christmas were celebrated with the children.</li> </ul> Ganesh Shrestha and Pragya Gautam info@realmedicinefoundation.org Doctor Added to RMF Medical Team: Q4 2018 http://realmedicinefoundation.org/initiative-reports/nepal/archives/2019/04/15/doctor-added-to-rmf-medical-team-q4-2018/ 2019-04-16T20:25:30-07:00 2019-04-15T21:00:00-07:00 [ Read more...]]]> <p>Shortly after the April 2015 earthquake, Real Medicine Foundation (<span class="caps">RMF</span>) started its support of Kanti Children’s Hospital by donating more than $400,000 worth of medicines, medical supplies, and laboratory supplies. In March 2017, <span class="caps">RMF</span> also began supporting human resources at Kanti Children’s Hospital and is now providing the hospital with medical officers who serve in the Surgical <span class="caps">ICU</span> and Neonatal <span class="caps">ICU</span>, as well as registered nurses who serve in the triage area and Medical ward.</p> <p><strong>October–December 2018</strong></p> <ul> <li>Dr. Sanish Manandhar joined our team as an <span class="caps">RMF</span> Medical Officer at Kanti Children’s Hospital.</li> <li>Medical staff members supported by <span class="caps">RMF</span> Nepal have continued to serve at Kanti Children’s Hospital.</li> <li><span class="caps">RMF</span> continues to support a blood bank, lodging, food, transportation, medicines, laboratory services, and other necessities for needy patients and their families.</li> </ul> Ganesh Shrestha and Pragya Gautam info@realmedicinefoundation.org Health Center 1-Year Anniversary in Nepali News: March 2019 http://realmedicinefoundation.org/initiative-reports/nepal/archives/2019/03/27/health-center-1-year-anniversary-in-nepali-news-march-2019/ 2019-04-02T17:24:29-07:00 2019-03-27T18:00:00-07:00 [ Read more...]]]> Kavre Post, translation by Pragya Gautam info@realmedicinefoundation.org Emotional Support Provided: January-February 2019 http://realmedicinefoundation.org/initiative-reports/nepal/archives/2019/03/08/january-february-2019/ 2019-03-08T02:07:47-08:00 2019-03-08T01:00:00-08:00 [ Read more...]]]> Pragya Gautam, Program and M&E Coordinator info@realmedicinefoundation.org New School Building Complete: July-December 2018 http://realmedicinefoundation.org/initiative-reports/nepal/archives/2019/01/01/new-school-building-complete-july-december-2018/ 2019-05-17T13:57:44-07:00 2019-01-01T21:40:00-08:00 [ Read more...]]]> Gaurav Pradhan info@realmedicinefoundation.org Preventing and Treating WASH-Related Diseases: October-December 2018 http://realmedicinefoundation.org/initiative-reports/nepal/archives/2018/12/05/october-december-2018/ 2018-12-08T19:58:19-08:00 2018-12-05T12:00:00-08:00 [ Read more...]]]> Pragya Gautam info@realmedicinefoundation.org New Clinic Breaking Ground: May-September 2018 http://realmedicinefoundation.org/initiative-reports/nepal/archives/2018/09/17/new-clinic-breaking-ground-may-september-2018/ 2018-09-19T11:45:58-07:00 2018-09-17T21:00:00-07:00 [ Read more...]]]> Pragya Gautam info@realmedicinefoundation.org Final Stage of Construction is Complete: Q2 2018 http://realmedicinefoundation.org/initiative-reports/nepal/archives/2018/09/01/final-stage-of-construction-is-complete-q2-2018/ 2019-04-19T14:40:10-07:00 2018-09-01T12:00:00-07:00 [ Read more...]]]> Gaurav Pradhan info@realmedicinefoundation.org RMF Honored By Certificate of Appreciation: Q1 2018 http://realmedicinefoundation.org/initiative-reports/nepal/archives/2018/07/31/rmf-honored-by-certificate-of-appreciation-q1-2018/ 2018-09-05T18:47:18-07:00 2018-07-31T18:40:00-07:00 [ Read more...]]]> <p>Shortly after the April 2015 earthquake, Real Medicine Foundation (<span class="caps">RMF</span>) started its support of Kanti Children’s Hospital by donating more than <strong>$400,000</strong> worth of medicines, medical supplies, and laboratory supplies. <span class="caps">RMF</span> continues to support a blood bank, lodging, food, transportation, medicines, laboratory services, and other necessities for needy patients and their families. In March 2017, <span class="caps">RMF</span> also began supporting <strong>human resources at Kanti Children’s Hospital</strong> and is now providing the hospital with <strong>3 medical officers</strong> and <strong>4 registered nurses</strong>. 2 of the medical officers serve in the Surgical <span class="caps">ICU</span>, while 1 medical officer serves in the <span class="caps">NICU</span>. Similarly, 3 nurses serve in triage and 1 nurse serves in the Medical ward.</p> Ganesh Shrestha, Program Manager info@realmedicinefoundation.org Free Dental Camp Covered By National News: June 2018 http://realmedicinefoundation.org/initiative-reports/nepal/archives/2018/07/31/free-dental-camp-covered-by-national-news-june-2018/ 2018-08-01T08:36:25-07:00 2018-07-31T17:25:00-07:00 [ Read more...]]]> RMF info@realmedicinefoundation.org Second Class of BMS Students Enrolled: Q1 2018 http://realmedicinefoundation.org/initiative-reports/nepal/archives/2018/07/30/partnership-with-mohp-unfpa-who-and-giz-to-foster-midwifery-education-nepal-q1-2018/ 2018-07-30T10:12:44-07:00 2018-07-30T09:00:00-07:00 [ Read more...]]]> Pragya Gautam, Program and M&E Coordinator info@realmedicinefoundation.org Overview of RMF Programs in Nepal: May 2018 http://realmedicinefoundation.org/initiative-reports/nepal/archives/2018/06/18/overview-of-rmf-programs-in-nepal-may-2018/ 2018-06-19T19:05:08-07:00 2018-06-18T18:00:00-07:00 [ Read more...]]]> Ganesh Shrestha and Gaurav Pradhan info@realmedicinefoundation.org Construction Progresses to Final Stage: Q1 2018 http://realmedicinefoundation.org/initiative-reports/nepal/archives/2018/06/08/construction-progresses-to-final-stage-q1-2018/ 2018-06-08T12:10:20-07:00 2018-06-08T11:00:00-07:00 [ Read more...]]]> Gaurav Pradhan and Deanna Boulard info@realmedicinefoundation.org Pregnant Woman Saved at RMF Clinic: June 2018 http://realmedicinefoundation.org/initiative-reports/nepal/archives/2018/06/06/pregnant-woman-saved-at-rmf-clinic/ 2018-06-06T07:34:33-07:00 2018-06-06T07:00:00-07:00 [ Read more...]]]> Pragya Gautam info@realmedicinefoundation.org