Health  Nepal Project #1651

Basic medical laboratory for rural health clinic

by Karing for Kids


Karing for Kids Nepal operates a Mother and Child Health Clinic (MCH-Clinic) in the mountain communities of Rasuwa, Nepal. This project will establish a basic medical laboratory within the clinic.

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The MCH-Clinic provides basic medical services to 7,000 people in the remote Tamang villages of Gatlang, Goljung, and Chilime. These communities suffer from health problems associated with crippling poverty, such as diarrhea, worm infestation, malnutrition, acute respiratory infections, and tuberculosis. A basic medical lab would have a significant positive impact on our ability to more accurately diagnose and treat these common ailments.


Renovate the facility (ceiling, walls, floor, and lighting), acquire furniture, equipment, and supplies, install the new equipment, support annual costs for one year

Long-Term Impact

Significantly enchanced capacity to serve critical health needs, exams (blood, urine, stool, acid-fast bacillus, pregnancy, etc.), diagnosis (gastro-intestinal, anemia, kidney problems, diabetes), treatment (medicinal & educational)

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a Microsoft Word file (projdoc.doc).


Karing for Kids

Organization Information

Karing for Kids

Location: Albuquerque, New Mexico - USA
Website: http:/​/​
Karing for Kids
Scott MacLennan
Project Leader:
Scott MacLennan
International Director
Albuquerque, New Mexico United States

Funded Project!

Thanks to 7 donors like you, a total of $790 was raised for this project on GlobalGiving. Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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