About the local hosting organizationICYE Nepal
About the volunteer workThe aim of the program is to provide health care services in affordable cost with quality health services for the local people. At the same time to produce skilled health professional by providing them opportunity to explore their knowledge and skill. By then they could contribute to the needy people of the society. Main Activities It is community based Hospital .All type of Health care services is provided under one roof: diagnostic services, curative services, inpatient services, OPD services. All of treatment procedures are done by allopathic method and advance technology are always used to do Operation and other services .The hospital mainly known for Orthopedic surgery and physiotherapy services .But is have capability to provide all type of services under one roof. It is 100bedded well equipped hospital in the content of Nepal but for foreign candidate it won't be well organized and well managed because of system varies in western country and developing country. Volunteer tasks The tasks of volunteer depends on her/his qualifications and the education background. For the doctor, the management team of Sahid will provide opportunity to work under the supervision of them. So the volunteer can follow the doctors´ round to observe the treatment type and procedure . For the nurse, the chief of nurse is responsible to manage her/his work division.The main focus will be on patient care , taking vital signs, giving medication, providing health care counseling, taking care of the patient in the ER, ICU and operation ward etc. For the physiotherapist, the physiotherapy department is responsible to provide them job. Basic manual skills are performed for the patient either for the patients or for OPD patients. The hospital management is guiding in every step for the volunteer to avoid confusion on work since the treatment procedure is very different in Nepal comparing to other countries.
Local accommodationVolunteers will stay in the Kalanki hostel which is located nearby The hospital. It takes only 5 minutes walking for you to reach hospital so there is no need of transportation to reach the project from Hostel. You will be sharing rooms with volunteers of other nationalities joining the same program. Lunch & dinner are provided at the hostel. Food is local style mainly but there the hostel cook may serve different type of Nepalese and Indian food .The main types of food will be rice, lentil soup and vegetables but once a week hostel person will provide you meat in your lunch or dinner. For vegetarians the choice is usually limited to rice, vegetables, lentil soup and pickle.
About the project locationThe project is located at the heart of Kalanki-Chock .Which is the crossroad for capital inout.
Ideal program for medical student
Extra info about the project
Participation : 4 semaines à 16 semaines. Frais supplémentaires : 350 € pour 4 semaines, 50 € pour chaque semaine additionnelle. Le projet est ouvert toute l'année, la date d'arrivée est libre.
A noter qu'il s'agit avant tout d'un projet d'observation : "According to medical ethics of Nepal Medical Council for international medical volunteer they are only allow to observe and can assist the doctor or nurse if they ask the volunteer for the support"