Our focus for medical trips is to connect to the community and provide quality healthcare through collaboration and education with our hospital staff, by providing surgical procedures not normally available to the area, and introducing newbies to the culture of Haiti to share beyond the country with friends and family.
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MEDICAL TRIP MATERIALS
F1 Local Trip Coordinator Responsibilities
The local trip coordinator of each church sending participants on a mission trip should carefully read this document. It explains responsibilities of the local trip coordinator, and gives a suggested outline of group meetings.
F2 Planning for the Medical Work Camp: Part 1
This form is to be provided by the local trip coordinator to each participant at the first planning meeting.
F3 Planning for the Medical Work Camp: Work Camp Do’s and Don’ts
This form should be provided by the local trip coordinator to each participant at the first planning meeting, and reviewed each subsequent meeting.
F4 Mission Haiti Medical Missionary Trip Agreement
This agreement should be provided by the local trip coordinator to each participant at the first planning meeting.
F5 Haitian Creole Words & Phrases
A list of common Haitian Creole words and phrases, to be reviewed at each planning meeting.
F6 Planning for the Medical Work Camp: Part 2
This form is to be provided by the local trip coordinator to each participant at the second planning meeting.
F7 Thinking Through Short Term Missions
This excerpt from missionaries, Troy and Tara Livesay’s Blog, offers some valuable insight
into short-term missions, and ways to avoid hurting rather than helping.
F8 Clinic cards
Should be copied and cut by the Pharmacist or other assigned person before the
F9 Packing List
A detailed packing list.
F10 Suitcase Contents
A list to be completed for each suitcase packed for Haiti; organized and kept by the Luggage Coordinator.
F11 Trip Evaluation
This is a great form to help process thoughts, feelings and discoveries post-trip as well as help us create better experiences for trip takers and Haitians.
LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR MISSION
Thank you to the friends of MHM who made the below videos
Putting Their Best Feet Forward 3:55
Amputees test out their new prosthetic legs for the first time at our Prosthetic Lab at the St. Ard Hospital in Haiti. They will receive the exoskeletal piece of their limbs at a later date. We were amazed by how quickly each of them started walking with no prior physical therapy!
Music provided with permission by Hillary McBride