Country: Nicaragua

Length of Trip: 1 Week

Trips per Year to Latin America: Not available

Cost: Not available

Urban/Rural: Rural

Type of Volunteer: Physician/mid-level provider, Nurse, Healthcare-related trainee

Type of Organization: Faith Based

Type of Clinic: Mobile or Informal Clinic


The mission’s Medical Outreach program includes regular medical clinics, mobile medical day clinics, Medical Brigades are held in cooperation with Olive Branch Ministries and visits to the Casa Maternas. Mobile medical clinics and medical brigades provide medical treatment to the people in the Jinotega & Matagalpa Departments and along the Rio Coco. In 2007 over 50,000 patients were seen as a result of the Medical Outreach program.

Organizational Base: Grapevine, Texas