Monthly Archives: February 2012

IHS Medical Team Returns to Rus Rus

The Rus Rus Hospital has been privileged to once again host a medical team from International Health Service (IHS).  IHS has been sending medical teams to the far reaches of Honduras for nearly 30 years and has committed to make … Continue reading

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Satellite System Goes Live in Rus Rus

Imagine you're a pilot needing to do an emergency medical flight with a critically injured patient. You need to make a 300 nm flight over rugged mountains and remote jungle.  You have no radar services or radio communications and absolutely no idea … Continue reading

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Volunteer Teams Work on Key Upgrades

Volunteer work teams from around the United States have been in Rus Rus almost non-stop since October making tremendous progress with key infrastructure upgrades. In fact, almost the entire list of 2011 projects has been completed!   In September and … Continue reading

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