A Partnership in Health Care
Only qualified doctors are allowed to treat patients. Doctors wishing to treat patients need to send us copies of their testimonials (certificates of degrees, licenses etc), CV, certified passport photograph, and a letter of good standing from their medical/dental board or council. This allows us to apply for a temporary license for the volunteer doctor from the Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board. The license costs about $140 and a processing fee of $50 and is valid for 3 months.
also need to write a letter addressed
to the Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board, giving a brief
description of their qualifications and experience. This letter is
through the clinic.
students will need to send their CV, a
letter of introduction from their dental school and certified passport
students are involved in outreach programmes to the local community,
in the clinic and Oral screening / oral health education to the local
orphanages and children’s homes.
above are required to send us their CVs and
testimonials (certificates of degrees, licenses) and a letter of good
from their council, and certified passport photos.
Our clinic is in great need of supplies, therefore we would be very grateful if you came along with some. Volunteers are encouraged to carry along the items listed below in support of the clinic’s activities.
Anesthesia (1.8ml Cartridges Lignocaine)
are also encouraged to identity a
specific project in the clinic as part of their trip that they could
Our wish list currently is supplies (listed above), used or new small
(e.g. scaling machines, hand pieces etc), and educational materials
(specifically DVDs, Charts and Teaching aids), and poor patient subsidy
There are decent hostels located on the hospital campus. The cost is as follows
Full Board: Double (about 55 US dollars a day)
Full Board: Single (about 35 US dollars a day)
above is inclusive
of breakfast, lunch and dinner- VISA payments are acceptable)
hospital van will meet you at the airport on
arrival. Each van can accommodate 5-6 passengers comfortably together
their luggage. The cost is about Ksh.
55 per Km to get to the hospital. The
hospital is located 100Km from the airport (to and fro). In other words
cost you Ksh. 5,500 per van to get you to the hospital from the airport
75 US dollars per van). Volunteers may also use the van to take you to
that they wish at their own cost except Safaris and excursions. On
visitors are advised to change into Kenyan currency while still at the
groups wishing to go for outreaches are
required to meet the cost of the outreach which is approximately $350
There are several places that you visit during your visit. Please visit www.magicalkenya.com
However it important to note that these activities require ample planning and booking with the travel agency before the intended day of your visit. These arrangements are done privately at the visitors cost, but we are ready to advise you on the possibilities.
For More Information
If you are interested in volunteering or would like more information, please contact Dr. Johnson Wambugu at firstname.lastname@example.org.