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Helping Babies Breathe (2)

Helping Babies Breathe Training Provides Newborn Resuscitation Skills to Jacaranda’s Nurses

Helping Babies Breathe (HBB) is an international evidence-based program teaching newborn resuscitation skills in low resource settings. The concepts are essential, but basic enough that any person involved in the care of delivering mothers and their newborns can be trained to provide life-saving interventions. The WHO estimates that 900,000 babies die each year from birth Read more »

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The Birth of a New Maternity Center

On September 1, 2014 Jacaranda Health welcomed the newest addition to our family into the fold: our Kahawa West Maternity Hospital in Nairobi. We couldn’t be more excited and we hope you are too! This means we can continue to serve our mission to make pregnancy and childbirth safer for women and newborns in East Read more »


Sneak Peek: Jacaranda’s Newest Maternity Center

On September 1, 2014, the purple gate in front of our newest maternal health center opened wide for the women and families of Kahawa West, in Nairobi, Kenya. We will officially announce the opening of the center soon so stay tuned! But if you just can’t wait, we thought we’d offer you a “sneak peek” Read more »