The Baptist Medical Centre was founded in northern Ghana in 1958 by IMB missionary doctor George Faile II. Today it is a 123 bed hospital serving tens of thousands of patients annually.
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The Medical Dental Council Ghana has increased retention (renewal) fees for licensed physicians from 200GHS to 400GHS (currently around 100USD). This affects all volunteer physicians who have previously been licensed and wish to return to serve at BMC.
Dr. Haun’s husband William has produced a short documentary about the courtyard pounding events the women of Nalerigu do together. It’s a great look at the traditions of Mamprugu and the spirit of unity in the community.
Dr. Jim Howard joined us again for nearly two weeks at BMC. This year he also organized a container full of medical supplies to be shipped to us. It is always a huge undertaking to fill a container… Read More
It’s been about five years but we were thrilled to welcome Dr. Jared Brinker and his family back to BMC for the third time. They were accompanied by Macy, a family friend with a keen interest in medicine…. Read More