Assist 250 Remote Medical Care Clinics in Panama

 
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Assist 250 Remote Medical Care Clinics in Panama

Assist 250 Remote Medical Care Clinics in Panama
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The Asilo-government nursing home

The Asilo-government nursing home
Palliative care in a nursing home with no medical care except us. Fighting bedsores and multiple health issues with few resources but finding ways every day to improve health and quality of life. (view small | med | large | orig)

Tuberculosis ball in one of patient's lungs

Tuberculosis ball in one of patient's lungs
Getting 6 months of continuous treatment requires a commitment of time and resources, but it is a public health issue as well as an individual health issue! (view small | med | large | orig)

Doing health checks in a rural community school

Doing health checks in a rural community school
The Ngabe of Panama live dispersed over huge areas with no transportation infrastructure, so wherever there is a school we take the opportunity to check all the kids and provide vitamins, soap, etc. (view small | med | large | orig)

Pre-Natal Ultrasounds

Pre-Natal Ultrasounds
We always try and ultrasound pregnant women in their last month, since a breach birth when you live at the top of a steep jungle covered mountain can be a death sentence. (view small | med | large | orig)

I love pediatrics...

I love pediatrics...
Kids are such awesome patients...usually when they are sick, they respond to treatment really well and get better really fast! (view small | med | large | orig)

Mobile Clinic Landing

Mobile Clinic Landing
Landing through the surf to deploy for a mobile clinic on a remote stretch Haiti's north coast (view small | med | large | orig)

It's all about trust

It's all about trust
Gluing a chin laceration in a jungle community with an audience in attendance (view small | med | large | orig)

Simple things that kill...

Simple things that kill...
We we work children still die from diarrhea and chest colds. By going out into the communities and getting good treatment to these kids early, we can reduce the child mortality rate. (view small | med | large | orig)

Our Ship Southern Wind

Our Ship Southern Wind
On station off Haiti's north coast during the 2011 Cholera epidemic (view small | med | large | orig)

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Organization

Project Leader

Sky LaBrot

Chief Executive Officer
Topanga, CA United States

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