The project is organized together with a Government hospital in Mombasa, Coast province. Orientation will be conducted for the volunteers to understand the objectives and expectations of the program.
Volunteers will be involved in most areas of the hospital, which involves working in different departments such as Pharmacy, Laboratory, Pediatric, General, HIV/AIDS, Morgue. The volunteers will be supervised/guided by the doctors and clinical officers. Other duties will be counseling patients, feeding patients, therapy, giving health talks, Prevention of Mother To Child Transmission (PMTCT).
Special requirements: Doctors, nurses, paramedics, pre-med students and medical students are required for this project. However, we have an open policy and applicants with other ideas to share are also welcome to apply and will be considered.
Participants should have a positive attitude, be ready to adopt and enjoy simple living conditions, be flexible and patient.
Location: Mombasa is located in the Southern part of Kenya, approximately 8 hours drive from Nairobi.
Duration of the project: The program will run for a minimum of 1 month and a maximum of 6 months. The program is running throughout the year.
For more information, please visit: http://www.cadip.org/volunteering-in-kenya
Short-term (2-3 weeks) volunteer projects in Kenya: http://www.cadip.org/volunteer-in-kenya
To learn more about CADIP’s international volunteer projects: http://www.cadip.org