Website Medical Teams International
Setting: Disaster Zones
Role: The Family Practitioner/General Practitioner will provide emergency care for affected population according to internationally accepted standards. Responsibilities may include overseeing and managing triage, examining, diagnosing and treating patients, conducting daily rounds of non surgical patients, etc.
Time Commitment: 2 to 5 Weeks (or longer)
When: Ongoing. Must be able to deploy with 24-72 Hours.
Application Deadline: Ongoing
Requirements: Minimum medical degree; with a Master’s in Public Health an advantage. Minimum of 1 years of experience required, or equivalent combination of education and experience of which 1-2 years should be of developing country experience or resource deprived environment. Experience in overseas programs relating to primary health care, maternal and child health, reproductive health, HIV/AIDS, and communicable diseases an advantage.
Cost: Volunteers are responsible to pay for their travel, visas, immunizations, and any travel insurance. In-country food and lodging expenses are included for certain programs. Please contact MTI for more details.
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