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Review for Herban Health, East Palo Alto, CA, USA

Rating: 4 stars  

I have worked for about 5 years as a volunteer acupuncturist with Herban Health at the VA in Menlo Park and at Ravenswood Medical Clinic in East Palo Alto. On at least 2 occasions I have taken part in half day seminars on nutrition to educate our patients. In general I think that patients find our services very helpful as evidenced by the healthy attendance at the two clinics that I work. Sometimes I think we try to do too much in the short time we have with patients, especially the Saturday clinic at Ravenswood.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

see above

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

Recruit more volunteers. Limit the number of needles per patient. Limit the number of patients for the Ravenswood Clinic. I think we could provide better service if we saw fewer patients.

What I've enjoyed the most about my experience with this nonprofit is...

working with the patients and seeing them get better.

The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...

Dedicated, kind, generous

If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...

Hire professionals to help us provide better service

Ways to make it better...

I were fluent in spanish

In my opinion, the biggest challenges facing this organization are...

Limited funds

How frequently have you been involved with the organization?

About every week

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2010

Role:  Volunteer & licensed acupuncturist.