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Africa


Angola

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Rio da Huila Hospital
Rio da Huila Hospital is 35 km from Lubango, the capital of the Huila Province. It is a rural general hospital of 25 beds plus a 60 bed Tuberculosis Ward and a Community Health Program serving 10 local communities. It is a wholistic medical outreach to the Ovamwila people, a pastoral group with subsistence agriculture. The Hospital team shares the Good News of God’s love through health care, evangelistic outreach and prayer.

Offer electives for medical students which will include participation in ambulatory consultaions, ward work, laboratory work and community health mobile clinics. Fluent Portugese is essential.


Cameroon

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Banso Baptist Hospital
BBH is one of the most renowned hospitals in Cameroon. It has grown to a current bed capacity of 250 with a staff strength of over 400. It provides exemplary services through Christ-centered, evidence-based health care practices to over 60.000 patients annually (in-patients and out-patients) from all over Cameroon and some neighboring countries. As a District Hospital, BBH provides preventative health care services to the local community.

Electives - Offer medical elective placements via UFM worldwide.

Hopital de Meskine
Hôpital de Meskine is a rural 80 bed hospital in the Far North Province of Cameroon run by MCWA. It is run by western missionary volunteers, with a staff of local employees. It provides a wide range of medical services including surgery, maternity services, general medicine, laboratory services, x-ray and ultrasound, an outpatient clinic and dispensary. French is the working language at the hospital.

Offer medical elective placements via Medical Centres of West Africa.

BP 382
Maroua
Cameroon
Janet Cairns
UK Elective Contact
Action Partners
Bawtry Hall
Bawtry
Doncaster
DN10 6JH

Central African Republic

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Centre Medical de Gamboula
Gamboula hospital is a rural 155 bed mission hospital with all the usual services, including an active public health program in 24 surounding villages. It has around 12,000 outpatients per year, 600 deliveries and 500 surgical procedures.

Students can be involved with ward rounds, assist in theatre, do deliveries as well as public health and community outreach work. Depends on language ability and level of training.


Chad

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Centre Hospitalier de Bebalem
Bebalem is a rural hospital of about 180 beds. Focus on general medicine and paediatrics with maternity and some surgery which is done by nurses trained in surgery. There is a community health department attached which does teaching locally and a health centre with vaccination programme.

Electives - Elective students can participate in all activities such as community visits to health centres and ward work although supervision is required for surgery. Good French is essential. Email: ann.fursdon@aimint.net

Koyom hospital
Koyom hospital is a rural hospital located in the south of Chad around 300 km in the south of N'Djamenaa with 100 beds and 40 health workers but only one physician. They do around 700 surgeries per year. The hospital has one pharmaceutical store to serve health facilities with medicines. Many rural projects are coordinated by Koyom hospital in the area of HIV/AIDS, health community project and water and sanitation project with clinics in the remote area.

Offer longer elective placements of 3 months minimum to medical students in their 4th year or above. Participation in ward work, community outreach and various other projects such as water and sanitation project. Basic French required.


Congo

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Pioneer Christian Hospital is a 58 bed general hospital in the isolated Likouala region of the Republic of Congo. There are currently two physicians who are providing care for inpatients, seeing 15-20 outpatients per day and keeping an active surgical schedule of 40-50 cases per month. French and Lingala are the main languages spoken in the region We are an evangelical Christian hospital but will take applications from all faiths with the understanding that visitors will not seek to intentionally or unintentionally undermine our beliefs.

Electives - Medical elective opportunities offered

Joyce and Henri Samoutou

Democratic Republic of Congo

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The Evangelical Medical Centre is a rural hospital of 103 beds serving an immediate population of around 156,000; and also serves as a referral hospital for the Nyankunde health district with more than 100,000 people and 11 health centres. Email: mikupionzenib@gmail.com or cmenyankunde2@gmail.com

Electives - Students can assist with ward work, in theatre, help supervise health centres and participate in case presentations and discussions.


Egypt

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The Harpur Memorial Hospital now has 120 members of staff, 75 beds and two operating theatres and over 50,000 outpatients are seen each year. It has recently been renovated, enabling it to provide comprehensive and modern standards of patient medical care. Leprosy patients come to this hospital from across Egypt, having been refused treatment from other hospitals. At Harpur Memorial Hospital, as well as being medically treated, they are loved and accepted. Email: meetchfm@hotmail.com

Electives - Elective opportunities offered for final year students. Can participate in outpatient and inpatient work, assisting in theatre and outreach programmes.


Ethiopia

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Addis Ababa Fistula Hospital provides poor women suffering from obstetric fistula with free, specialized medical care. Dr. Catherine Hamlin and her staff enjoy a success rate of greater than 90%. The hospital's unique corps of nursing aides are also credited with the high success rate at Fistula Hospital. Their status as long-term patients makes them more sensitive to the specialized needs of fistula victims.
The Fistula Foundation
1171 Homestead Road Suite 265
Santa Clara
California 95050
USA

Kenya

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AIC-CURE International Children's Hospital was Africa's first orthopedic/ pediatric teaching hospital for children with disabilities. The 30-bed hospital provides care for children suffering from conditions like clubfoot, cleft lip and cleft palate, curvature of the spine and disabilities stemming from polio, cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy and other congenital abnormalities. The hospital also operates mobile clinics that travel to remote regions to provide follow-up care and identify children who can be treated at the hospital.

Medical elective opportunities available via Cure International

PCEA Chogoria hospital is situated on the eastern slopes of Mt. Kenya, 200 km from Nairobi, in Maara district.The Hospital was established in 1922 by Scottish missionaries.It is currently owned and managed by the Presbyterian Church of East Africa. Administratively, the Hospital has three main departments: the main hospital, Community Health and Clive Irvine College of Nursing.The Hospital's capacity is 312-beds and focuses on the provision of Curative, Preventive and Promotive health care services in the greater Meru and the surrounding areas.
PCEA Chogoria Hospital
P.O.Box 35–60401
Chogoria
Kenya
Friends Lugulu Mission Hospital is a 110 bed Quaker-affiliated hospital located in a densely populated rural area of western Kenya. It is located in the village of Lugulu, seven kilometers north of Webuye, in Bungoma East District of Western Province. The hospital serves a catchments area of 710,445 people who are mainly subsistent farmers with very low income. Its operation covers mainly Webuye division (50%) and rest of the divisions in the larger Bungoma East District and beyond.
Kapsowar Hospital was first established by Africa Inland Mission (A.I.M.) in 1933. In 1963, AIM handed over ownership of the hospital to the Africa Inland Church (A.I.C.), and it is currently under the supervision of the A.I.C. Central Health Council. The 140 bed multi-building hospital provides facilities for maternity, pediatric, medical and surgical care. The hospital compound is comprised of 12 hospital buildings and 22 staff residences.

Medical elective opportunities available via AIM International.

P.O. Box 68
Kapsowar
Kenya
Kijabe Hospital is a fully equipped hospital providing all general hospital services. Owned by the Africa Inland Church (AIC) of Kenya, the nonprofit hospital is merely one in a network of four hospitals and forty-five dispensaries located throughout the country. The purpose of said network is to glorify God through medical ministry. The institutional objectives are excellence in medical care, training in medical professions, and the spiritual care of patients, staff, and students.

Medical elective opportunities available via AIM International

HealthCare Division
P.O.Box 20
Kijabe
Kenya
Maua Methodist Hostpial is a Christian Mission Hostpial located in the Nyambene Hills in the north-eastern foothills of Mt. Kenya. The hospital is an agency of the Methodist Church of Kenya with about 275 beds and serves as a regional medical center in the Maua area of Meru Province. It serves a population of over 450,000 people including 110,000 children and provides general medical services including maternity, surgery, dental and optical.

Placements of 6 weeks minimum with participation in ward work as well as opportunities to assist with surgery and deliveries. Can plan rotations on arrival.

P.O. Box 63
Maua
Nyambine
Kenya
Tenwek Hospital is a Christian institution that seeks to exemplify Christ in all aspects of what they do. It was founded in 1937 by World Gospel Mission missionaries and has since grown to be a leading provider of quality healthcare in Western Kenya. They provide compassionate, affordable health care to the people in the surrounding area and offer specialty referral services for many of the surrounding provinces and countries.

Electives - Medical elective opportunities offered via World Gospel Mission.


Lesotho

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MAH is a hospital located in a rural area serving 100,000 people with aprox 150 beds. It is dedicated to primary care but is also involved in intermediate carer(General Medicine, General Surg, Gyne/Ob, Peads) The high incidence of HIV, TB and malnutrition makes a this a challenging place to work

Placements offered for final year students involving participation in activities such as ward rounds, outreach community in rural clinics, doctors' meetings, participating in presentation and discussion of cases.


Madagascar

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HVM Mandritsara hospital aims to minister physically and socially by bringing health and healing, but even more importantly to minister spiritually by spreading the Good News of Jesus Christ and of salvation in Him. This is the reason for the name “Good News Hospital”.

Electives - Elective students can participate in ward and outpatient work, assist in theatre and community heath team visits.

Dr Matt Sherratt
BP 12
415 Mandritsara
Madagascar
Electives contact

Malawi

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The Beit Trust CURE International Hospital in Blantyre, Malawi is a 66-bed teaching hospital that specializes in treating the orthopedic needs of children and adults. The facility was opened in 2002 and serves children with physical disabilities regardless of their ethnic background, religious affiliation or ability to pay.

Offers a very broad experience of Paediatric Orthopaedics. Students will be expected to attend and participate in ward rounds, clinics and help assist in theatre.

PO Box 31236
Blantyre 3
Malawi
Ekwendeni Hospital is a general hospital with 183 beds, serving a catchment area of 45,000 with a wider referral area of 120,000. The hospital employs 170 staff and sees over 21,000 out-patients every year, of which over 7,000 are usually admitted. Ekwendeni Hospital accommodates 3,000 births a year.

Electives- students will be involved in a variety of activities such as ward rounds and mobile clinics.

The David Gordon Memorial Hospital is a Church run hospital (Church of Central African Presbyterian), which serves an extremely poor rural population of 60,000 people through the hospital in Livingstonia and 4 health Centres along Lake Malawi. It provides both curative and preventative health services to people living in an area of approximately 1,300 square kilometres, and aims to improve the health of the population through both healthcare provision and improvements to the local environment, by providing basic essentials such as clean water and food security.
Mulange is a 204 bed hospital located In the Mulanje district where there are over 550,000 inhabitants. The immediate catchment area for the hospital and its Primary Health Care program is 72 villages with around 75,000 people.

Placements of 6 weeks minimum, offer experience in all health services incluing dental care and surgery and have a special focus on community health.

Dr Ruth Shakespeare
Medical Director
Mulanje Mission Hospital
PO Box 45
Mulanje
Rwanda
tel: +265 992261569
Nkhoma Mission hospital is a 220-bed facility, with all major departments and a busy eye department. The Hospital's primary catchment area is the surrounding rural 32,000-strong community, but it serves patients from all over Malawi as well as from neighbouring Mozambique. It offers inpatient and outpatient care on site and conducts mobile clinics within its catchment area.

Placements of 6 weeks minimum, with particular focus in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Paediatrics and surgery.


Niger

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For over fifty years, Galmi Hospital has been an oasis in the desert. Located on the south edge of the Sahara in Niger, this 120-bed hospital provides compassionate care to Nigeriens from all walks of life. Providing medical care meets a real need in Niger where there is one doctor for every 30,000 citizens. The clinics at Galmi serve up to 300 men, women, and children daily, most of whom are Muslims.

Nigeria

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Bingham University Teaching Hospital (formerly known as Evangel hospital) is a 150-bed general hospital located in Jos, Nigeria. Some of the new specialties added include ENT, opthamology, vesicovaginal fistula (VVF) surgery and HIV care including antiretroviral treatment program.

Via SIM

ECWA Evangel Hospital is a 150-bed general hospital located in Jos, Nigeria. Founded by the Sudan Interior Mission (now SIM) in 1959, Evangel is now under the auspices of the Evangelical Churches of West Africa (ECWA).
The Holley Memorial Hospital Ochadamu is owned by the Qua Iboe Fellowship, a local Nigerian Church. The facility is located in Idah, Kogi State, in central Nigeria. Originally, it catered only for leprosy patients but has now developed into a general hospital with medical, eye care and orthopaedic services.

Via Mission Africa

Primary care clinics situated in remote riverine area of the Niger Delta, very low resource area with enormous health needs. We welcome expert input in the shape of cataract surgeons for 3-4 day camps and surgeons happy to undertake 3-4 days hernia camps, and optometrists able to teach and support our community eye program and glasses production program.

We welcome interest from clinicians who would like to give a few hours time in the UK to make short teaching videos as much of our training is via e-learning.

Our mission is to use medicine to open doors for direct evangelism in areas where the Gospel is either unheard or corrupted with unbiblical doctrine ( traditional beliefs/prosperity gospel teaching etc).

Dr David Donovan
Riverside Practice
23 Marylebone Road
March
PE15 8BG
tel: 01354 661922
The Seventh-day Adventist Hospital, Ile-Ife, is a 130-bed church-run mission hospital affiliated to Adventist Health International. All types of medical care is provided to the community.

Students can be involved in ward rounds and clinics as well as tropical medicine.

Drs Jason and Blen Lohr
Family Medicine Consultants
Seventh-Day Adventist Hospital
P.M.B 5513
Ile-Ife
Osun State
Nigeria
Herb Giebel
Elective contact
Nigeria
Vom Christian Hospital is a rural hospital in Plateau State, Nigeria which is dedicated to the needs of the local community and stands in 66 acres in which there is a School, Staff housing, Mission Offices and cultivated land.

Via Mission Africa

Administrator
Vom Christian Hospital
PMB 06
Vom
Via Jos
Plateau State
Nigeria

Rwanda

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240 bed rural distrcit hospital doing orthopaedics, rehabilitation, ophthalmology, surgery.

Students can get involved with Outreach clinics, CBR, theatre, ward rounds, obstetrics, clinic

Bertha Schoonbee
Kibogora Hospital is a rural hospital located in southwest Rwanda . It was established first as a dispensary run by missionary nurses until the early 1960's, when the first expatriate doctors arrived. By the end of the 1960's it was operating as a full hospital and by 1970 it had grown to 120 beds. Kibogora now has 260 beds, and is the district referral hospital for ten outlying health centres. It also has an affiliated school providing nursing and scientific training. The Kibogora complex provides the only hospital service in a district of approximately 250,000 persons.
Sheila Etherington
Kibogora Hospital
BP 861
Kigali
Rwanda
mobile: 00250 0854 1206
Sheila Etherington
Elective liason
BP 861
Kigali
Rwanda
mobile: 00250 0854 1206

Senegal

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The Barthimee Medical Hospital was founded in 1998 as a base of operations for rural medical work. It is a 103 bed hospital with a focus on maternal and child health and surgery. Currently has out patient, in patient OBGYN, surgery,dental and pediatrics plus community health.

During placements of 6 weeks minimum, students will be involved in a variety of areas, especially with a focus on maternal and child health and surgery. French required.


Sierra Leone

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Nixon Memorial Methodist Hospital, Segbwema Sierra Leone. was destroyed near the end of the civil war1998. It is now being rebuilt and now has 3 wards open as well as Outpatients, an Under 5s Clinic and a Community Health program. The School of nursing re-opened in Kenema shortly after the hospital fell to the rebels, and it moved back to Segbwema at the end of 2005.

Students can carry out ward work, outreach programmes and teaching Nursing students.

Rt Rev Francis Nabieu
President of the Methodist Conference in Sierra Leone
Methodist Church Office
PO Box 64
Freetown
Sierra Leone

South Africa

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Manguzi Hospital is situated in South Africa, tucked in the corner formed by the Indian Ocean and the Mozambique border. Founded by the Methodist Church in 1948 and still maintaining a Christian ethos, Manguzi is perhaps one of the best functioning examples of the District health system in action. Manguzi is a 280 bed District (level 1) Hospital, belonging to the Kwa-Zulu Natal Department of Health. Outpatients is by far the busiest section of the hospital seeing approximately 3500 patients per month. OPD includes a Resus Unit (RU) which is used for critically ill medical and surgical patients.
Dr Colin Pfaff
Contact
P Bag X301
KwaNgwaase 3973
South Africa
McCord Hospital has a 142 bed inpatient facility, three operating theatres, a day surgery, an outpatient department seeing an average of 15,000 per month, support services such as pharmcy, laboratory and X-Ray, and a comprehensive HIV programme.

Students can be placed in department of their choice but is purely observatory.

Mseleni Hospital, originally a mission hospital, is a government hospital situated in a remote part of northern KwaZulu Natal. It is 60km from the border with Mozambique and provides Primary Health Care for 90,000 rural people. It is a 184-bed hospital and runs 8 clinics.

Opportunities for final year students to gain hospital and clinic experience.

Mseleni Hospital
P.O.Box 161
Sibhayi 3967
KwaZulu, Natal
South Africa
Originally a mission hospital and retaining some of this ethos, Zithulele Hospital is situated in a deeply rural part of the beautiful Wild Coast of the Eastern Cape. It is a 147 bed district hospital providing primary health care services for a catchment area of 130 000 people.

Students have plenty of opportunities to get practically involved.


Swaziland

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The Good Shepherd Hospital is a 125-bed rural hospital run by the Catholic Diocese in partnership with the Government and located near the eastern border of Swaziland in Siteki. GSH is the sole hospital responsible for the health care of the Lubombo Region, making up around 1/3rd of the land area of Swaziland. The catchment area comprises of 250,000 people predominantly from the rural community. GSH is also the referral hospital for the sugar plantation company hospitals and the private clinics throughout the region. The hospital also oversees the running of 20 rural clinics. 

Electives - offers medical electives with a special focus on community outreach. Opportunities to do ward work, assisting in theatre, out-patient clinic and also research.


Tanzania

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Comprehensive Community Based Rehabilitation in Tanzania (CCBRT) is a locally registered non-governmental organisation first established in 1994. It is now the largest indigenous provider of disability and rehabilitation services in the country. CCBRT comprises a well established disability hospital in Dar es Salaam, community programmes in and around Dar es Salaam and Moshi, a training unit and an advocacy unit. Every year, around 120,000 adults and children with disabilities and their caregivers achieve a better quality of life through CCBRT services.

Electives - Placements of 6 weeks minimum for students in their final year. They can assist with ward work, project work and theatre. Will gain experience in community outreach programmes and disabilities such as orthopaedics, plastics (cleft lip and palate) and obstetric distulae.

A rural village hospital which serves people with HIV, Obstetrics services, regular hospital services.

We will partner students with Tanzanian doctors for ward work, mobile clinics, assisting in major/minor theatre, etc.

Chad Wagner
Kilimanjaro Christian Medical Centre was founded in 1971 by the Good Samaritan Foundation, a Trust set up by the Lutheran, Anglican and Moravian churches. It was taken over by the Government for a time but was handed back to the Trust in 1992. The College became operational in October 1997 and since then it has become a centre of medical training and teaching attracting medical resources from around the world. As the name implies, the Christian ethic guides and shapes the College's daily work.

Students can experience a range of different areas including community health.

PO Box 3010
Moshi
Tanzania
tel: +255 27 2754377-2754383
fax: +255 27 2754381/2752038
Mrs Munisi / Mrs Hunter
Director of Hospital Services
KCMC
P.O Box 3010
EAT
Moshi
Tanzania
Mrs. C. Mbuya
Nursing Elective Applications
Tanzania
Kilimatinde hospital is a small 140 bed rural hospital with an obs and gyni specialism. It operates more like a large GP practice. It supports some remote village communities with weekly post natal and other general medical provision. It also has a new HIV/AIDS testing and counselling facility.

Students can participate in a variety of areas or be involved in a particular project e.g. post-natal weighing.

Mvumi Hospital is a church hospital situated in the village of Mvumi Mission in Central Tanzania and is run under the auspices of the Anglican Diocese of Central Tanganyika. The hospital provides health care for the population of Dodoma Rural District. The hospital has about 280 beds where it provides care for all aspects of health care from malaria treatment and prevention to obstetric, gynaecology and eye services. In addition to its role in primary health care the hospital is also an important training institution providing training for nurses, midwives, clinical officers, laboratory technicians, and ophthalmic nurses and assistants.
Medical Superintendent
P.O.Box 82
Mvumi
Dodoma
Tanzania
The Arusha Lutheran Medical Centre (ALMC) is Arusha's newest and only full-service hospital. It is located in the center of downtown Arusha and offers high standard of general and speciality care in many areas. THe sister hospital of ALMC, Selian Lutheran hospital is a more traditional mission hospital affliated with Kilamanjaro Christian Medical Center and Tumaini University. It aims to provide competent and compassion medical care by promoting heath development community projects and sharing the gospel.

Students can take part in ward rounds, community outreach and assist in theatre.

St Augustine Designated District Hospital (formerly Teule DDH Muheza) is a 330 bed semi-rural district designated Hospital for Muheza district. It is owned and administered by the Anglican Church of Tanzania, under the Diocese of Tanga with the aim of providing Health Care for the population of Muheza District.

Students can take part in ward rounds, clinics, outreach programmes and home visits in a variety of areas.


Uganda

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CURE Children’s Hospital of Uganda (CURE Uganda) located in Mbale, Uganda is a specialty teaching hospital that treats the neurosurgical needs of children, with an emphasis on hydrocephalus, neural tube defects, spina bifida, epilepsy and brain tumors. Since it opened in 2000, more than 8,900 surgeries have been performed at the CURE Uganda hospital. This life-saving care is available nowhere else in Uganda and is available to all, regardless of ability to pay.

Via Cure International

At the invitation of the Uganda Government, Kagando Hospital was started in 1965 by Africa Inland Mission, using an abandoned leprosy isolation unit. It is situated on the equator in the heart of Africa, at the southern end of the Rwenzori Mountains, one of the sources of the river Nile. The 260 bed general hospital serves a very poor rural population under the Church of Uganda. They seek to share the Christian gospel by showing compassion and competence in word and deed.

Via AIM international

This is a Christian Hospital that serves those of all faiths, and none. It is a fee paying hospital, but no one has been turned away through reasons of poverty. It is a distant rural hospital, but well known throughout Uganda. The hospital is situated in south-west Uganda, between Kabale and Rukungiri. It is in the Kigezi highlands and is about 5,300 feet above sea level.

Placements of 6 weeks minimum - students can get involved in a wide range of specialities including community and outreach clinics and HIV counselling.

PO Box 109 Kabale
Uganda
fax: 00871 761 587 166
Kitovu Health Care Complex, known as St. Joseph’s, is located near Masaka, Uganda, about 140km from the capital Kampala. It is a two hundred bed private Not for Profit (PNFP) Hospital, operating under the umbrella organization of the Uganda Catholic Medical Bureau (UCMB). Kitovu is a general hospital with some specialized services such as Obstetrics/Gynecology, Paediatrics, Surgery and Obstetric Fistula Repair and prevention offering a 24-hour-service. Besides pastoral care, the complex is also home to several intern and outreach programs, such as a laboratory training school or HIV/AIDS-programmes.

Students can engage in ward rounds, community outreach programmes, theatre and also weekly medical education sessions.

Kiwoko Hospital employs over 300 staff and serves a population of 500,000 people. In addition to the medical/nursing personnel, the hospital has an extensive community and education department and being in a rural location, also employs many local builders/tradesmen/drivers etc.

Placements of 6 weeks minimum - students get the opportunity to rotate through different clinical specialities including community placement.

Guest House Manager
Student enquiries
Kiwoko Hospital
PO Box 149
Luwero
Uganda
Mr Michael Johnston
Honorary Secretary, Friends of Kiwoko
Uganda
Rugarama Hospital is a private not-for-profit Hospital founded by the Church of Uganda (Anglican). It now has a busy out-patient department and more than 77 in-patient beds in the following wards: men, women, maternity, children, eyes, and isolation. It is registered as an NGO Hospital with the Ministry of Health, and affiliated to the Uganda Protestant Medical Bureau. There are 52 medical staff and 35 support staff.

Students can participate in ward work, community outreach and assist in theatre.

Rushere Community Hospital is a Christian hospital in the Kiruhara District of Uganda, not far from Mbarara and the Equator.

Students can participate in a variety of activities including ward work, community outreach assisting in theatre.

Hospice Africa Uganda demonstartes a hospice model for Africa, culturally appropriate and affordable with a mission to assist other initiatives in Sub Saharan Africa through service, training, research and networking. Most of the care is home-based but there is also out=patient work. The hospice cares for 1,500 patients from three sites, Kampala (urban), Mbarara (semi rural) and Hoima (rural).

Students can experience holistic palliative care. There are also opportunities to attend training programmes and case conferences.


Zambia

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Beit CURE Zambia is one of the few hospitals of in Zambia is able to adequately address the surgical needs of the disabled children in the country. The hospital houses 45 patient beds in the children's ward and 16 beds in the private patients ward. The hospital also has a chapel and spiritual center, three operating theaters, an outpatient clinic, an administrative building and a general services building. The hospital is a pediatric surgical hospital with a focus on orthopedics, neurosurgery, ENT & Audiology.

Students can shadow surgeons during surgery, participate in ward rounds and assist in community outreach.

Chikankata Salvation Army hospital is a part of Chikankata Mission, home to more than 3000 people and situated 31 km from the tar road on the edge of the Zambezi valley, 125km south of Lusaka. It is surrounded by hills and traditional village settlements. Chikankata services a catchment population of over 90,000 people, nearly all living in remote areas of the Southern Province.

Via Salvation Army

The Senior Medical Officer
Electives
The Salvation Army Hospital, Chikankata
PB S2
Mazabuka
Zambia
fax: C/o The Salvation Army Territorial HQ 00 2601226784
Kalene Mission Hospital is a rural hospital located in the northwest corner of Zambia, approximately 20 kilometres from the borders of Angola and the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).The hospital has approximately 180 beds and provides inpatient and outpatient services including maternity, paediatrics, general medicine, infectious diseases, malnutrition and surgery.

Placements of 6 weeks minimum - Students can get involved with most areas offered by the hospital.

Mtendere Mission Hospital started as a small Rural Health Centre in 1964. It has grown over the years up to the current covered area of 5,460 square meters and 145 bed capacity. The Hospital offers an extensive range of in-patient and out-patient diagnostic and treatment services including Laboratory, Ultrasonography, Endoscopy, Radiology, Operating Theater, Dental Care, Mother and Child Health, Public Health Services, Pharmacy.
PO Box 287
Kafue
Zambia
tel: 00 260 01 515 056
fax: 00 260 01 515 007
Mukinge Hospital is a referral hospital with more than 200 beds for a wide area of Zambia's northwest province.

Via SIM

Mukinge Hospital
PO BOX 120092
Kasempa
Zambia
tel: 260-8-251086
Elective Enquiries
Zambia
tel: 44 [0]1449 766 464
fax: 44 [0]1449 767 148
St Francis' is a 350-bed hospital in rural Zambia, providing medical and surgical care to the people of Katete District (population 200,000), as well as accepting referrals from the whole of Eastern Province (population 1.5 million).

Placements of 6 weeks minimum - Students can participate in ward rounds, HIV clinics and in theatre.

Dr Shelagh Parkinson
Overseas mission hospital
P.O Box 11
Katete
Zambia
tel: 00 260 0( )62 52210/52344
fax: 00 260 (0) 62 52278
St Luke's Hospital is a rural hospital with 100 beds. It is designated district hospital of Chongwe district in Lusaka provinc. It focuses specifically on maternal health and promotion of medical personnel with focus on rural health development.

Placements of 8 weeks minimum -Students can participate in ward work, community outreach, theatre and labour room.


Zimbabwe

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Howard Hospital is a Salvation Army facility situated in the Chiweshe communal land of Zimbabwe. Eighty kilometers north of the capital Harare, the hospital is the referral centre for the Mazowe district of Mashonaland Central Province and has a catchment population greater than 250,000 people. The mobile clinic reaches communities as far as 100 kilometres from the hospital, providing an immunization program, paediatric and obstetric care, and family planning.

Via Salvation Army

The Chief Medical Officer
Enquiries
Howard Hospital
PO Box 190
Glendale
Zimbabwe
fax: C/o The Salvation Army Territorial Headquarters: 00 26 34 72 6658
The Chief Medical Officer
Electives
Howard Hospital
PO Box 190
Glendale
Zimbabwe
fax: C/o The Salvation Army Territorial HQ 00 26 34 72 6658
The mission hospital is a project run by the USPG: Anglicans in world mission. It is serving and caring for a large rural population of Bonda.
Txhlelanyemba Hospital is located 157 km south of Bulawayo near South Africa and Botswana. Tshelanyemba offers HIV testing and counselling, community outreach and education, support groups for those living with HIV/AIDS and the training of home-based care volunteers and community-based peer volunteers.

Via Salvation Army

The Administrator
Enquiries
Tshelanyemba Hospital
Tshelanyemba
Maphisa
Zimbabwe
fax: Fax C/o The Salvation Army Territorial Headquarters: 00 26 34 72 6658
The Administrator
Electives
Tshelanyemba Hospital
Tshelanyemba
Maphisa
Zimbabwe
fax: c/o The Salvation Army Territorial HQ 00 26 3472 6658
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