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.
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Dr. Haun’s husband William has produced a short documentary about the courtyard pounding events the women of Nalerigu do together. It’s a great look at the traditions of Mamprugu and the spirit of unity in the community.
A minor update has been made to the BMC Guesthouse rates in regards to pickup/dropoff from Tamale. The roundtrip cost of 50GHS (13USD) per person has been increased to 150GHS (39USD) in order to keep up with the fuel & maintenance costs involved with the 300km+ drive.
Dr. Alexis De La Fuente came to Ghana’s Northern Region from Texas but she is originally from California. The second year family medicine resident at JPS work with our physicians during the month of June and was a… Read More
Last year were joined by Czech medical student Daniel Horsky and he gave such a good report to his colleagues when he returned home that this year we have three more Czech volunteers. Dr. Petr Dana, a surgery… Read More