Haiti Medical Mission
Time & Location
About The Event
The country of Haiti has the worst healthcare system in the western hemisphere, with a mother mortality rate 50x the rate in the USA, and an infant mortality rate 9x the rate in the USA. Their healthcare system is in crisis. For more information check out this link.
Our activities will include: Screening and treatment for high blood pressure, diabetes, malaria, worm infestation, treatment for malnutrition, administering children's multi vitamins, children's skin infections, cardiovascular diseases, cholesterol screening, basic eye exams + distribution of eye glasses, women's health issues: STI treatment, cervical cancer screening, prenatal care, distribution of prenatal vitamins. Feeding the poor, preaching the gospel & more.
Please visit the CDC website to view the recommended vaccinations for traveling to Haiti.
Participants must print, sign and notarize the "Emergency Release and disclaimer form" and complete our online registration and waiver.
The approximate cost of this mission is $600 + airfare.