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.
Coming to BMC as a volunteer? Here’s everything you need to know about travel, what to bring, accommodations, medical protocols and more.
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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.
It’s always a pleasure to have Drs. & twin sisters Becky & Jo Reece come each year with a team of residents from WVU. This year their team consisted of resident doctors Steve, Evan, Teresa, Jenna, and Becky… Read More
Dr. Vince Culpepper joined us for a week to assist Dr. Haun with surgery at BMC. It was very special to have him with us because he supervised Dr. Haun when she was in training back in the… Read More