$3,000

Provides one month’s salary for a physician teacher who trains 55 physician residents every 3 years.

$1,200

Supports one month’s training for a physician resident who serves 600 patients each month of his/her 3-year program. Residents become physician teachers after graduation.

$500

Covers the cost of a childbirth for a low income mother and care for her newborn.

$250

Operates HH’s medical simulation lab for resident training purposes.

$100

Provides an ER visit for a patient in Santo Domingo, typically living on less than $4/day.


Donors who pledge $1,000 a year for 3 years can join AHD’s Hesburgh Hospital Society. Checks may be made payable to Andean Health & Development and sent to 1100 Delaplaine Ct., Madison, WI 53715. Please email laura.dries@andeanhealth.org to make a stock donation.

AHD’s financials are audited annually by Lulloff & Taylor, LLC, CPA. Please contact laura.dries@andeanhealth.org for audited financial statements. AHD is a 501c3 non-profit. Tax ID: 39-1809174. Donations are tax-exempt.

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Spring 2018 News

A Chinese immigrant carried his daughter into Hesburgh Hospital’s Emergency Room in mid-January. She had some cognitive delays and severe scoliosis, and now she was suffering extreme respiratory difficulty. We diagnosed influenza with pneumonia as a complication. She went downhill very fast and sadly died in the ICU within two hours of coming to the ER. Influenza is a concerning public health threat in the U.S., as you all know. It is generally a wintertime virus due, in part, to the concentration of people in warm, enclosed areas. Because the southern hemisphere’s winter falls during the U.S.’s summertime...

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