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Initiatives for Public Health and Medical Outreach


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Published 25 days ago

40 hrs a week

This program is especially for public healthcare, medical and nursing students. Volunteer-interns will work at the hospital and community health clinics in Kangra and Dharamshala region. Volunteer-Interns will assist / help doctors, nurses and community health workers in both hospital and outreach settings as per individual interests and preferences.

Depending on individual's qualification and interests, the tasks may include one or few of the following:

  • helping to register, screen and organize patients,
  • taking vitals and assisting doctor by making notes on patient diagnosis and prescriptions during consultations by a doctor,
  • dressing wounds, administering shots, drawing blood, holding babies while they are being treated,
  • supporting the hospital / clinic staff with upkeep of facilities, sanitation and hygiene management,
  • outreach health education to promote disease prevention and wellness

This program offers you a wonderful chance to support the work of local doctors and nurses in a country where healthcare is a major issue, and the number of trained staff in rural areas is low making a huge difference to the target beneficiaries.

This program is especially for public healthcare, medical and nursing students. Volunteer-interns will work at the hospital and community health clinics in Kangra and Dharamshala region. Volunteer-Interns will assist / help doctors…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Academic Credits

Benefits

  • Affordable and safe accommodation and freshly cooked meals organised by the organisation for volunteer-interns close to the work facilities
  • Weekend and monthly holidays for cultural-travels to many a wonderful sites
  • Short-term engagements possible for academic fieldwork
  • Long-term stipend paid fellowship available to deserving volunteer-interns after 6-months stay duration
  • Certificate / Reference letter available at end of volunteer-internship
  • Affordable and safe accommodation and freshly cooked meals organised by the organisation for volunteer-interns close to the work facilities
  • Weekend and monthly holidays for…

How to Apply

Please send your cv, motivation letter and ID copy to - iphmo.org@gmail.com

Please send your cv, motivation letter and ID copy to - iphmo.org@gmail.com

Location

Maple Leaf Hospital, Mission Complex, Kangra 176001, IN

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