2015 started off wonderfully with the annual Damba Festival’s lunar schedule having it conveniently celebrated on January 1-3.
Dr. Heidi Haun shares how impactful her time volunteering at BMC was on her career and life.
Bart Gibbs shares some recent inspirational stories from BMC’s wonderful chaplains.
Browse our galleries of images from the hospital, its history and the sights around northern Ghana.
The Baptist Medical Centre was founded in northern Ghana in 1958 by IMB missionary doctor George Faile II. Today it is a 123 bed hospital serving tens of thousands of patients annually.
Coming to BMC as a volunteer? Here’s everything you need to know about travel, what to bring, accommodations, medical protocols and more.
There are many opportunities available for those wishing to support the hospital. Find out how you can become personally involved in our ministry.
Attention volunteers! We’ve got our Pharmacy’s medicines list for you.
Congratulations to our own Dr. Heidi Haun on her newborn daughter Karen Jane (“KJ”). BMC’s wonderful midwives delivered the child on June 18th at 1:13pm. The beautiful little girl weighed 2.5kg and was 48cm long.
Due to inflation in Ghana, BMC has had to increase its guesthouse rates. For volunteers coming from outside Ghana it makes little difference as their foreign currency has much more purchasing power.
Attention volunteers! We’ve got an updated BMC Medical Protocol document for you.
A big shout out to Dr. John Flynn of Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Tennessee. Dr. Flynn, a third year Internal Medicine resident, joined us for a month at BMC. He worked hard at every OPD clinic, rounded… Read More
We had the pleasure of hosting Mark Dunn and Tonisha Marshall this month, medical students from McGill University in Canada. For several years now we’ve had many wonderful students from McGill come and do rotations with us.