Copan Ruinas’ Local Red Cross Ambulance

By | 2017-08-28T23:32:41+00:00 August 28th, 2017|Blog|

By Nelson Guzman Originally sent to Friends of Paramedics for Children Here is a picture of the local Red Cross "ambulance" in Copan Ruinas, Honduras, where P.F.C.'s clinic is located. As you can see, there is NOTHING in the Red Cross ambulance to treat patients, just the cot. Also here is a picture of the [...]

No Good Deed Ever Goes Unpunished?

By | 2017-08-28T23:26:15+00:00 August 28th, 2017|Blog|

By Nelson Guzman Originally sent to members of Friends of Paramedics for Children Is it true that "no good deed ever goes unpunished"? Hats off to P.F.C. and its leader Roger Harrison! In mid-July P.F.C.'s clinic's old 12 lead ECG heart monitor 'died'. Its (get this) 3.5 inch floppy drive diskette operating system became corrupted [...]

Who is Rudin Fernando Mendes Ramirez?

By | 2017-08-28T15:46:32+00:00 August 28th, 2017|Blog|

By Nelson Guzman, Friends of Paramedics for Children On July 28th, a call went out from P.F.C. for emergency donations to help transport little (4 day old) Rudin Fernando Mendes Ramirez to the hospital. P.F.C. has an emergency transportation fund for such purposes but the fund was depleted, as it often is. The call was [...]

Volunteering in Honduras: Annie’s Story

By | 2017-03-10T20:11:35+00:00 March 10th, 2017|Blog|

Annie Strauss from Canada recently volunteered at our clinic here in Honduras--here is her story! There has been a power outage every day since we have been here. No power = no running water. During all of this, a baby in active febrile seizures came into the clinic. His temperature was 39.7 Axilla (extremely high). [...]

Podcast Episode 2: Dog Food and Hurricanes

By | 2016-06-05T21:03:25+00:00 June 5th, 2016|Blog|

Welcome to the Paramedics for Children podcast! Each episode is a snippet of conversation with Rodger Harrison, our founder. In this episode, he talks about how Paramedics for Children got our start, and what bags of dog food have to do with hurricanes. Enjoy and subscribe!

Podcast Episode 1: How We Got Started

By | 2016-05-30T02:19:17+00:00 May 30th, 2016|Blog|

Welcome to the first Paramedics for Children podcast! Each episode is a snippet of conversation with Rodger Harrison, our founder. In this episode, he discusses his reason for getting the hell out of real estate, becoming a paramedic, and eventually finding his way to Honduras. Enjoy and subscribe!

Hacienda la Esperanza Wins TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence!

By | 2016-12-31T02:01:32+00:00 May 25th, 2016|Blog|

Our very own Hacienda la Esperanza has just received a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence! Now in its sixth year, the achievement celebrates hospitality businesses that have earned great traveler reviews on TripAdvisor over the past year. Certificate of Excellence recipients include accommodations, eateries and attractions located all over the world that have continually delivered a quality customer experience. The [...]