Medical Mission Services - Serving Humanity and Helping the Underprovided
Email ThisBlogThis!Share to TwitterShare to Facebook
Medical mission is mainly carried out with an intention of helping poor and needy people. These types of mission are mainly taken up by charitable trusts, government and non-government organizations. The missionaries are trained people who wish to dedicate their lives for the bettermenet of these poor people, who need medical help. Every year, millions of people leave the comfort zone of their home and volunteer to join such trust.
The team normally consists of experienced doctors, nurses, and other professionals who wish to go extra mile for helping poor people. They normally pack their bags to visit one of the places that have been hit by a natural calamity or others. Many of the countries they visit have poor and underprivileged people who don’t get enough help from their government. All of these missionaries might have different reasons to visit such places, but their intention is one.
There are many government and non government aided organizations that work for these people. However it is quite important to plan such a trip, so they can make use of the best available services. As the missionary is travelling to a distinct land, they should have a stronger adaptability of the climate, culture, and other factors.
With this feature they can easily perform any sort of challenging task, with no hassle. It is quite important to prepare an itinerary or to do list that will certainly ease their job. These tasks are quite challenging and difficult, and you need to be always prepared for the same. They might have to encounter various challenges that might make their job, a bit difficult.
Many a time, these missionaries are not accepted by the local residents of the country, where they intend to endeavor their mission. Besides this, they also come across difficulties like road washout, civil wars, contaminated water, polluted air, forest, criminal gangs, different ailments, and many other types of calamities. They certainly might not be prepared to face all of them.
Things to DO when you are On a Mission:
You need to consider many a facts, before beginning your journey as a missionary. Determination is one of the key important factors that a missionary is expected to have, especially when he is traveling to a far off land. Communication can create hindrances, as they might not be familiarized with the local language.
You mind and body should quickly adopt the environment or else it can lead to severe consequences. It is thus recommended to lead a strong and well equipped medical team that can well cop with any sort of unexpected incidences. It is not essential that you should be experienced, if you are intending to go on a missionary.
You can refer or read few books that were written by few of the missionaries. This will help you to estimate the problems that can be expected while you are on a medical mission. No doubt, accomplishing such a noble task can be treasured throughout your life. You might have wonderful stories to share with our kids and grandchildren, in future.
There are many organizations that ensure to train their missionaries, so that they can easily carry out their jobs while on different land. You will certainly have a great fun learning the basic techniques of medically treating the medically unwell people.
You need to believe and should respect team work, which is the only factor that will make the mission a great success. Many a time, you need to assist the experienced doctors, nurses, and dentists. It is thus recommended that you learn the basic rules as soon as possible.
Deborah Miguel is a church and community person. She joined a team for a medical mission. It was one of the best days of her community service life because she met the popular philanthropist Liz Rehnke. Follow me @deborahmiguel3