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Volunteer COLOMBIA -La Mesa- Health care Medical & Nurse Programs

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A Broader View Volunteers

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Volunteer Abroad A Broader View www.abroaderview.org

Volunteers with advanced Spanish and medical/nursing training are needed and welcome in this La Mesa hospital. The hospital daily patients vary from 200-300 people.

Medical students and professionals will help with procedures such as: taking vitals, charting patients, accompany doctors on rounds and consultations in different areas within the hospital. Departments in the hospital include A&E, observation room, outpatient, pediatrics, internal medicine, obstetrics, gynecology, surgery), observation of surgical procedures, midwifery, and prenatal among others.

Nursing students and professionals will be in contact with patients to help take electrocardiograms, intravenous pipes and catheters, wound care, personal care, immunizations, preparation and administration of medications, review of medical orders, update transcript and medication cards, support care in different venues such as prenatal, postnatal and breastfeeding, among others.

We need volunteers with advanced level of Spanish. This is a great opportunity to improve your skills, knowledge, resume, language, learn about medicine in a developing country. *This program can be combined with Spanish classes.

*Pre-medical and medical volunteers required to pay US$100 administrative fee for the La Mesa hospital. This extra fee is collected by ABV during the final payment this is for all health related placements.

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About A Broader View Volunteers

Location:

236 Glen Place, Elkins Park, PA 19027, US

Mission Statement

Welcome to A Broader View! We offer volunteer projects for the globally-minded individual searching for a unique travel experience. We are a US based non-profit organization (501 c 3 tax deductible) offering short term volunteer placements working with international social projects in 25 Countries and over 265 programs. Our programs are in areas of teaching, orphanage assistance, community development programs, conservation, healthcare projects and many more. Volunteer with us and gain A Broader View of the World! Visit us at: www.abroaderview.org

Description

Welcome to A Broader View! We offer volunteer projects for the globally-minded individual searching for a unique travel experience. We are a US based non-profit organization (501 c 3 tax deductible) offering short term volunteer placements working with international social projects in 25 Countries and over 265 programs. Our programs are in areas of teaching, orphanage assistance, community development programs, conservation, healthcare projects and many more.

Volunteer with us and gain A Broader View of the World!

Visit us at: www.abroaderview.org

Health & Medicine
People with Disabilities
Women

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Volunteer houseLa Mesa, 111111Colombia

(4.63215,-74.46301)
 

SKILLS

  • Patient Care
  • Healthcare
  • EMT
  • Nursing
  • Children Medical Services
  • First Aid / CPR

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • From 1 weeks to 8 weeks
  • Overview

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