Congo Lotus Care (Centre Medical Lotus)
672/A Avenue Gerberas
12 eme Rue, Limete Residentiel
Congo, Democratic Republic of the
Mpalata K Mukanya, LeAnn Hodges, Paul Tshibanda, Rose Ngalula, Patricia Kapinga, Nadine Mukanya
Vision: Congo Lotus Care strives for a Congo where quality, affordable, and accessible healthcare are a reality for every man, woman and child.
Mission: Congo Lotus Care is a non-profit working to improve care for girls, mothers and newborns.
The Centre Medical Lotus is a subset of Congo Lotus Care. We aim to provide quality healthcare services in the Democratic Republic of Congom, starting with the opening of our first medical center/clinic in Kinshasa (Centre Medical Lotus), which offers primary care and diagnostic services:
Basic primary care and diagnostic program: ultrasound diagnostic services, check-ups, diagnosis and treatment of common ailments (such as malaria, waterborne diseases, hypertension, diabetes, asthma, common infections, etc.)
Family Planning Program: education and advice to both men and women on various approaches to contraception and provision of contraceptives to men, women, adolescents.
Prenatal Care Program: Prenatal visits, education, diagnostic imaging, and care for women and young girls. FUTURE PROGRAMS: Healthy Delivery Program: Early detection services & Hospital referrals for the most complicated pregnancies and health conditions such as eclampsia (high blood pressure), surgical services.
Postnatal Care Program: follow-up and care for newborns, small children, and new mothers. Sexually Transmissible Disease Prevention Program: Education of men, women and young girls, as well as mothers in order to prevent HIV Mother to Child Transmission