Alfonso Lista & Novaliches, Philippines (Surgery, Medical, Dental)

WHEN
Feb 20 2021 - Mar 6 2021
WHERE
Alfonso Lista & Novaliches, PH
Week 1:  Alfonso Lista, Ifugao Week 2: Novaliches. MMI Philippines is one of the focused destinations for our Surgical Teams. Projects are led by the longtime MMI Asia Project Director who has been serving patients with MMI teams for over 15 years on various projects.

This team will provide medical consults, screen surgical patients, perform surgery, and health education. Surgical procedures often include reconstructive plastic, orthopedic, hernia repair, thyroidectomy, cholecystectomy (open), lipoma resection, hysterectomy, C-section, ventral hernia, carpel tunnel, and other general surgical and OB/GYN procedures. The Dental Care Program provides a variety of services including fluoride treatments, sealants, dental cleanings, extractions, and restorative procedures on most our projects. Primary Care services include consultations, lab procedures, filling prescriptions, parasite treatments, sonograms, audiology screening, ear cleanings, and wellness checks. The team will be staffed North American volunteers and MMI Asia.

Participants are expected to fundraise on behalf of Medical Ministry International to help raise the funds necessary to cover the budgeted costs of the Project Teams. These fundraising goal minimums include accommodations, meals, travel insurance, and malpractice insurance. Air fare is not included.

We have implemented rigorous biosafety, patient management, and project team safety protocols in response to COVID-19. Agreement to follow protocols will be required as part of the online application process. Project planning is ongoing for all 2021 programs. Project status will be confirmed 90 days prior to departure based on current information as Medical Ministry International monitors the global impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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