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Hervensley is a two-year-old from Haiti who needs $1,500 to fund prep and transportation for cardiac surgery.

Hervensley
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January 29, 2020

Hervensley is a toddler from Haiti. He lives with his parents and older brother in Cap Haitien, a city in northern Haiti. He likes playing with toy cars and listening to the radio. Hervensley has a cardiac condition called Tetralogy of Fallot. This condition involves several related defects including a hole between the two lower chambers of the heart, and a muscular blockage of one of the valves.

Hervensley will fly to Cayman Islands to receive treatment. On February 26th, he will undergo cardiac surgery, during which surgeons will close the hole in his heart with a patch, and remove the muscular blockage.

Hervensley’s family needs help to fund the costs of surgery prep. The $1,500 costs include labs, medicines, and check-up and follow-up appointments. It also supports passport obtainment and the social workers from our medical partner, Haiti Cardiac Alliance, who will accompany Hervensley’s family overseas. Another organization, Have a Heart Cayman, is contributing $17,000 to pay for surgery.

His mother said, “Our family will be very relieved and thankful when our son is finally healthy!”

Hervensley is a toddler from Haiti. He lives with his parents and older brother in Cap Haitien, a city in northern Haiti. He likes playing w...

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Hervensley's Timeline

  • January 29, 2020
    PROFILE SUBMITTED

    Hervensley was submitted by Owen Robinson, Executive Director at Haiti Cardiac Alliance, our medical partner in Haiti.

  • February 02, 2020
    PROFILE PUBLISHED

    Hervensley's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • February 26, 2020
    TREATMENT SCHEDULED

    Hervensley was scheduled to receive treatment at Akron Children’s Hospital. Medical partners often provide care to patients accepted by Watsi before those patients are fully funded, operating under the guarantee that the cost of care will be paid for by donors.

  • TODAY
    AWAITING FUNDING

    Hervensley is currently raising funds for his treatment.

  • TBD
    AWAITING UPDATE

    Awaiting Hervensley's treatment update from Haiti Cardiac Alliance.

Funded by 35 donors

Treatment
Overseas Prep and Transportation
  • Cost Breakdown
On average, it costs $3,680 for Hervensley's treatment
Subsidies fund $2,180 and Watsi raises the remaining $1,500
Hospital Fees
$0
Medical Staff
$450
Medication
$360
Supplies
$0
Travel
$2,600
Labs
$180
Other
$90

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