The ones among you who will be truly happy are those who have sought and found how to serve.
– Albert Schweitzer –
Mission to Heal has three objectives when planning and executing medical missions: 1) Provide healthcare and operations to those who need it, who have little or no access to it, and who cannot afford it, 2) train medical professionals to perform and provide under poorly-resourced conditions, and 3) equip locals to provide the medical care so that the community attains self-sufficiency.
A basecamp using tents or existing shelters. Personnel and supplies brought in by backpack, vehicles, or aircraft.
Operating rooms in mobile vehicles/trailers that can be driven, pulled, or floated into
An existing clinic or hospital with personnel, basic supplies, and other resources.