Hands on Medical Experience.
|Medicine placement in Kenya is an excellent way to gain work experience combined with the chance to help people in under resourced medical institutions in the developing world.
All the duties below are done by the volunteers & Interns but they always have one of the hospital staff to assist them and guide them
-We recruit a minimum of 5 volunteers to work together and hold a medical camp.They do the following for the 2 weeks.
-Volunteers get a lot of experience here because they get fully involved practically.
-Recording the patients, Measuring BP, Getting spacemen’s in the laboratory & Counting the patients.
-Give drugs from pharmacy; Help the pregnant mothers and also helping during delivery period.
-Giving vaccinations & Cleaning equipments used in the hospital.
-Dentists help in the Dentistry department.
-Dressing & Cleaning the wounds.
-Also volunteers works hand in hand with the local staff in the health centre & pharmacies. By helping in giving the drugs to the patients after they get prescriptions from the Doctors
GENERAL PROJECT INFORMATION
|Personal Laptop (optional), medical equipment(s), Drugs & any other medic services a volunteer is willing to offer.|
|Experience/Skills||Empathy ,Strong work ethic, Flexibility ,& Self-confidence
Good Understanding of medical field practices.
|Nairobi Capital is about 20 minutes from Kibera and we have sophisticated medical facilities: Nairobi Hospital, Kenyatta National Hospital, Karen Hospital and many other specialized health care facilities|
|We serve simple food like
Breakfast – Tea/bread sometimes and egg/pancakes
Lunch – Rice and stew, ugali and green vegetables.
Dinner – Chapati and stew of red beans or beef and the fruit in season
|Cafes & Shopping Malls||There are shopping malls around and so you can get ATM services and buy anything you want|
|You will be staying in a host family house. The services include breakfast, lunch and dinner seven days a week and you are free to come and go as you please, but must respect the routine and house rules of the volunteer house.
Generally, you will be sharing a room with 1-2 other volunteers or family member.
|No consuming alcohol at the house
No bringing other friends without permission
You should let the host know if you will be late.
No use of any drugs at the house
You will respect other volunteers and the host family
You will respect local culture
|Laundry||There is a caretaker who washes clothes for a minimum of 5 USD|
|Water||There is adequate flow of water in the hosting houses|
|Electricity||Electricity is fully supplied within hosting families homes|
Note; Internship/volunteering cost include;
|Airport pick up||= 80 USD|
|Airport drop off||= 80 USD|
|Internet||= 30 USD|
|2 weeks @||600 usd (Covers, Accomodation, donation of drugs for te medical camp,Meals, & Supervision.)|
Then after 2 weeks ,volunteers continues with the normal volunteering per mont -450 usd
-Are you interested in any excursion-
-Fill the Form and sent to : firstname.lastname@example.org
-Registration fee: PAY PAL/Pay online – [100 usd] – email@example.com
– If students don’t have pay pal account ,they can sent via Western Union to
Barnabas Kimeu Mutua,
Box 37713 00100.
Elim court Hse 23
-Volunteer can carry any gift to give to the Host Family as appreciation.