Tag Archives: Adventist Health

Letter to the Editor: Thankful for Dr. Paula Dhanda

Tweet On behalf of St. Helena Hospital, Clear Lake, I would like to recognize Dr. Paula Dhanda for her service to our community and to women and children in need all over the world. On Feb. 23, she was celebrated … Continue reading

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The American Red Cross Honors a Real Hero

Tweet The American Red Cross recognizes and honors outstanding individuals or groups for being real heroes. These people have made a difference by performing acts of courage, or selflessly giving time and effort to benefit others. From all walks of … Continue reading

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Mission: Heal Humanity

Tweet By Mandy Feder — Managing Editor Published in the Lake County Record Bee LAKE COUNTY — It doesn’t take the smarts of a Harvard grad to realize that Lake County’s Dr. Paula Dhanda is exceptional, but it doesn’t hurt … Continue reading

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Birth in Nepal

Tweet Nepal has one of the highest maternal mortality rates in the world. It does not have to be this way. With simple interventions we can save the lives of mothers and babies. Every woman can have a safer birth … Continue reading

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Marla Ruzicka Humanitarian of the Year, 2012

Tweet “Dr. Paula Dhanda is being recognized for her medical efforts and also for the goodwill she spreads in our community, our country and the world. She has been active in the international community for the promotion of women’s health … Continue reading

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She honors “Mother’s Day” all year long…

Tweet This year we pay tribute to mothers everywhere, but one special woman takes that tribute far beyond giving a pretty card and a wrapped present. Her devotion to helping underprivileged women, often mothers, is truly inspiring. Dr. Paula Dhanda … Continue reading

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WHO: Saving Mother’s and Children’s Lives

Tweet Every year, an estimated 360,000 women die in pregnancy and childbirth and around eight million children die before their fifth birthday. Millions can be saved if they have access to the right health.

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Are You Volunteering Medical Mission? Important Tips for You.

Tweet I often get asked by people to join me on a medical mission. Having the right team is essential to the success of any mission. Here are some tips for any one considering this type of venture:

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Medical Records and HIPPA in Chad

Tweet Medical records and HIPPA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act) take on a whole new meaning in Chad, Africa. In Chad, the people carried their medical records with them in a small booklet. When they came in for care … Continue reading

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MEANING …by James Appel, MD

Tweet There is no meaning in it all, and yet my mind struggles to find some answers and explanations. Of course, they will all fail, but I must try anyway or drown in hopelessness. Maybe that’s why I wake up … Continue reading

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