When Healthcare Hurts

An Evidence Based Guide for Best Practices In Global Health Initiatives

by Greg Seager



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 6/18/2012

Format : Hardcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 296
ISBN : 9781468581201
Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 296
ISBN : 9781468581218
Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 296
ISBN : 9781468581195

About the Book

Any and all proceeds from this book are used to support the work of Christian Health Service Corps missionaries serving in hospitals and health programs around the world.

About the Author

Greg Seager is the Chief Executive Officer for the Christian Health Service Corps, an interdenominational, exclusively medical, long-term missionary sending organization. He also serves as a founding board member for the Center for the Study of Health in Missions. Greg did his undergraduate nursing work at the University of New York SUNY and Florida Atlantic University. He did his Graduate work in nursing and healthcare leadership at The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences. Greg and his wife Candi both have extensive backgrounds in global health programming. From 2004 to 2006 they served as co-director of Mercy Ships Strategic Health Initiatives, the department that designed, monitored, and evaluated Mercy Ships long and short-term global health initiatives. Greg and Candi have worked for more than a decade personally and professionally to develop patient safety programs for global health, and program models that would facilitate long-term development programs. Prior to serving with Mercy Ships Greg and Candi worked with a Miami based relief and development organization overseeing their global