As many of you know, D-Rev is an impact-driven organization. This means that understanding the impact of our products is central, not incidental, to our work. Impact is the number one factor that drives our strategy and decision-making.
In October 2013, Amazon rolled out Amazon Smile, a new initiative where the ecommerce company will donate 0.5 percent of all eligible purchases to the U.S. charity of the buyer’s choice. No matter how large or small your purchase, Amazon will donate 0.5 percent. Your purchasing process is exactly the …
A “never event” is an inexcusable event in the healthcare setting that can have tragic and irreversible consequences if it occurs. Like doing surgery on the wrong body part or discharging an infant to the wrong family, kernicterus—irreversible brain damage caused by severe hyperbilirubinemia in a newborn—is a “never event.”
Until February 28, the public can comment on the draft of the Every Newborn Action Plan. This document will be the basis for the next Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) around neonatal health. D-Rev’s experience from talking to policy-makers in low-income countries is that ministries of health, in particular, pay close …
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