Megan Kraa

My name is Megan Kraa, I am lucky to be one of the staff at Open Heart International

Nov 12

Support for Tonga during COVID-19

While COVID-19 prevents Open Heart International volunteers from travelling to Tonga, advances in internet connectivity on the friendly islands is making remote support easier than ever before. The original project …

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Oct 06

We’ve joined the search for adventurous clinicians

Is your next job in Papua New Guinea? Are you looking for a sea-change and an adventure? We might be able to link you to your next exciting career role! …

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Aug 31

TALES FROM THE FIELD – COVID-19 Support in Nepal

The impact of COVID-19 has been felt hard in Nepal. As at 31st August 2020 there have been over 38,500 cases and 220 deaths. Cases are still increasing. The impact …

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Feb 17

TALES FROM THE FIELD – PNG February 2020

Saturday 22nd February 2020 Friday saw the final two surgical cases complete, with a total of 13 patients receiving life-changing surgery over the course of the week. Now with the …

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Sep 10

TALES FROM THE FIELD – TONGA 2019

Thursday 19th September 2019 To see the dramatic change in the children this week is nothing short of incredible. The volunteer Doctors and Nurses see these surgeries on a daily …

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Apr 11

Tales from the Field – Nepal Burns 2019

Ram Shanker’s journey. Ram Shanker is a 50-year-old man that wants nothing more than to drink and eat normally again. Ram fell into a fire a few years ago while …

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Sep 07

Rollercoaster

The busy week has come to a close...

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Sep 05

A beautiful gift

A birthday gift for a young patient, Franz.

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Sep 04

Up, Up and Away

The team have started surgeries with 2 ladies already receiving life changing surgery

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Sep 03

Going to the ends of the earth

The team have arrived and are settling into life in Bolivia

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