Global Health

Home / Global Health

The Story of What God Did: Turnarounds and Transitions with MedSend CEO Rick Allen Part 3

August 21, 2023

Read Part 1 Read Part 2   PART 3: Addressing the Crisis of Sustainability    “I would hear their stories, and I couldn’t help but ask myself, am I doing the very best that I can with MedSend’s relationships and resources to take care of this person, to set them up to have the best…

Read More

National Scholar Dr. Emmanuel Ikwutah Builds a Foothold for Christ in West Africa

March 30, 2023

Dr. Emmanuel Ikwutah is a National Scholar originally from Nigeria serving as a general surgery resident in SIM Galmi Hospital in West Africa. He felt called to become a medical missionary to his own people from a young age due to visits to the local hospital growing up in Nigeria where he saw the need…

Read More

A Joy You Can’t Even Imagine

March 27, 2023

When you financially support MedSend, you are not only sharing the gift of medical care with the vulnerable around the world, but you are also sharing the Gospel. Dr. Admire Munjeri is a MedSend National Scholar and general surgery resident in Malawi at Malamulo Hospital and below he shares the story of how the hope of Christ…

Read More

The Compassion and Mercy of Christ-Centered Healthcare

February 21, 2023

“I want to share a story with you about a patient,” Dr. Molsee begins. “I could tell stories for hours; but I’m going to share a story with you tonight about a family that we have known for the past eight years.” Grant recipient Dr. Melissa Molsee serves at the Hospital of Hope in Mongo,…

Read More

MedSend National Scholar Dr. Loraine Ekisa Saves a Life

November 21, 2022

Dr. Loraine Ekisa is a family physician and National Scholar at AIC Litein Mission Hospital in Kenya. Recently we spoke with Dr. Ekisa, and she told us how important it has been for her training to learn from physicians visiting from the United States. She shared that she has learned “the essence of dedication and…

Read More

Balancing on the Tip of a Spear

November 18, 2022

Guest written by Kacie Forrest, RN, MedSend Grant Recipient    I dip my hands into the warm soapy water and fish around for the last of the silverware. The pieces clank against one another. Not too many. About ten more of these, and then I’m done.  But then I hear it. A faint knocking at…

Read More

Perfect Picture of Coming Full Circle: National Scholars in Leadership

November 8, 2022

“My graduates and our students that we’re investing in might become our supervisors, but we all just believe that this is what makes God smile and [He] is applauding the work that’s going on in Kenya.” —Dr. Stephanie Onguka Dr. Faith Lelei, a MedSend National Scholar from Kenya who trained under grant recipient Dr. Stephanie…

Read More

Meet Kacie Forrest

October 24, 2022

Kacie Forrest is a MedSend supported NICU Nurse, serving in rural Uganda at Bundibugyo General Hospital: “My family and I live in Bundibugyo, Uganda. I work at the local government hospital, Bundibugyo General Hospital. A fairly new NICU was built there in the last 5 years and that is where I work now. I see…

Read More

Catching up with Dr. Wendy Hofman

October 21, 2022

Catching up with Dr. Wendy Hofman in Gabon, Africa: When we last heard from Dr. Wendy Hofman, she had just performed eye saving surgery on Mama Mélodie, a 43-year-old local woman who could not afford the surgery needed to reverse her total blindness stemming from cataracts in both eyes. Dr. Hofman continues to make an…

Read More

National Scholar, Dr. Armah Wilson, thanks YOU!

October 20, 2022

“My family is incredibly grateful for the level of spiritual and surgical training I am receiving through MedSend. We are even more grateful to all of you spending immeasurable time praying for us, using your energies and resources to support us and to see us thrive spiritually and surgically. Ministering to the sick and helping…

Read More

In this Section:

Get Involved by Giving Now

Your gift helps activate the movement of God's people to the field. Will you join us in ensuring that eager Christ-following health professionals are able to serve the Lord through global healthcare missions.

Specific Giving Initiatives

If you are interested in your gift being directed to a specific purpose, please consider one of our four Funds:

  • The_Founders_Fund
    Founders Fund

    Honor our founders by equipping further professionals

  • Healthcare_Builders_Fund
    Healthcare Builders Fund

    Support healthcare professionals as they train in their own countries.

  • Freedom_to_Serve_Fund
    Freedom to Serve Fund

    Give health care professionals freedom to serve in their areas of expertise.

  • Global_Impact_Fund
    Global Impact Fund

    Focus your support by giving to a specific region.

Your gift will impact someone's life

Join us in making a world-wide and kingdom difference with Health Care Missions