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Medical Internship

Internship

Internship posted by: AfriVol Ghana Foundation

Posted on: July 18, 2014

Internship description

The Medical Centre was established in March 1970 as a clinic and has maintained its legacy through offering quality service at a reasonable cost.

Its core values include continually striving to improve its facilities, standards and technology.

Their system of practicing medical care has attracted specialists from a variety of medical and surgical fields. These specialists are able to use their skills efficiently and work cooperatively with a team approach to patient care. This team approach is the key to their success. The Medical Centre was founded upon the premise of group medical practice and today the centre boasts of over thirty regular specialists working together for the benefit of the patient.

The Centre operates under the following values:

  • Compassion: They care for their patients with empathy and kindness, regardless of their ability to pay.
  • Diversity: They embrace the differences in their patients, staff and community.
  • Education: They seek to improve the health of their region through the continuing education of their patients, staff and community.
  • Innovation: They seek to continually improve the care they provide through evidence-based medicine and technological advancements.
  • Integrity: They are forthright, honest, ethical and respectful.
  • Quality: They strive to achieve excellence in everything they do while providing outstanding customer service.
  • Safety: They maintain a safe environment for their patients, visitors and staff.
  • Teamwork: They work together to achieve common goals.

Available Placements

Pre-Med Students

We require students to act as support staff and gain experience in a modern medical environment.

Nurse

The nurse will support recovery from illness or operation by using care plans, carrying out care procedures and assessments and by focusing on the needs of the patient rather than the illness or condition.

Nurse Assistant

The nurse assistant will take care of the patient's everyday needs. CNAs answer patients' calls for help, take their vital signs, and monitor their behavior and physical condition for progress or deterioration.

Dental Students

The services of a dental student are needed to prepare equipment that will be used in dentistry procedures, to ready patients for these procedures, and to help the dentist during these procedures by passing instruments, holding the suction catheter in place, and generally anticipating the dentist's needs.

How to apply

Please email info.afrivol@gmail.com for an application form.

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