NOVA Construction Update | Fall 2022

After several months of consulting with engineers, designers and our staff, the NOVA Executive Committee created a three-phase plan for rehabilitating our facilities and rebuilding our clinic.  Phase I: This phase includes demolishing the unsafe section of our old building along with creating a large, covered pavilion. Because of the climate in Haiti, this pavilion…

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Medical Care Operations Update | Fall 2022

Immediately following the devastating earthquake on August 14, 2021, NOVA’s dedicated staff was providing medical care under extremely challenging conditions. Dr. Daniel and our Country Director, Pierrot, make a great leadership team and working together reopened the Martineau medical clinic for patients to receive care even while our facilities were being rebuilt. They retrofitted the…

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Community News | Fall 2022

NOVA has always been more than just a place to see a doctor and get medical care. We have always also been a community center where children, teens and adults gather for certain social and educational events which we host.  We are once again welcoming community members to NOVA’s campus. Recently we hosted a soccer…

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Hypertension Program

HYPERTENSION PROGRAM

The number one and two medical causes of death in Haiti are heart disease and stroke. There are many factors that contribute to both of these diseases. One common and controllable cause is hypertension, also known as high blood pressure. High blood pressure causes a myriad of health problems which affect many organ systems in…

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