There is a critical shortage of health workers around the world. This shortage disproportionately affects low-income countries, denying basic health care to millions and limiting access to life-saving treatments.
HVO has been working to address this ongoing crisis by bringing teaching, training and professional development opportunities to local health workers and students of health care in resource-scarce countries. After more than three decades of work, HVO has witnessed a number of successes including:
HVO has created a global community that brings together a diverse group of health care workers, professional associations, overseas health institutions, organizational partners and dedicated individuals who work together to bring long-term solutions to the global health workforce crisis.
Learn more at www.hvousa.org.