The Presbytery of Los Ranchos The Presbytery of Limuru East Africa Partnership Project Medical Humanitarian Relief 31 Octo...
Project Members 15 - Southern California 13 – Limuru, Kenya Medical, Pastoral and Operations Members Divided Into Three Gr...
Southern California Team Members Filler Dr. Colette Cozean Geneva Presbyterian Church Alison Yamaguchi Pediatric Physical ...
Kenyan Partner Team Members Rev. Charles Karanja Moderator, Limuru Presbytery  Peter K. Kamweru Partnership Coordinator Du...
Visiting The Limuru Presbytery Orphanages
 
 
 
 
 
Playing Soccer At Orphanage
Wearing Best Dresses For Visitors
Eating Ugali With Girls At Orphanage
New Boys Orphanage
 
 
 
Preparing To Deploy From Brackenhurst Missionary Center
 
 
 
 
Work Days In Dispensaries
<ul><li>Dispensary Functions </li></ul><ul><li>Admissions </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Fill out patient information slip </li></u...
Preparing To Treat Patients
Admissions Chaos
 
Pharmacy Set-up
Electrical Power …… Bring Your Own
Young Mother
 
Overload …. All Day
Blessed To Serve …. Happy To Receive
Yellow Team In Narok
Dispensary In A Church
Pharmacy Set-up
Taa Daaah! Lab!!!  Note the electrical power cord!! Generator That-a-way
Admissions
Pharmacy Helper
 
 
 
 
Some Need To Be Referred To Regional Hospitals
Angie At Work
Making Lunch
Hey!! No Hands!!!
 
 
Team In Transit
Local kids offer assistance through the door window
Can’t Get To Everyone
Epileptic Seizure
Group Physical Therapy
 
 
People Waiting
Pack It Up And Do It Again
They Appear From The Maasai Mara
Work Off The Ground
Not A Lot Of Privacy!!!
 
Frida Figuring Out Who Is Next
 
 
 
Pharmacy On The Ground
75 More ….. One Hour To Dark
 
 
They Return To The Maasai Mara
Today, We Have A Table
 
 
 
Dr. Cozean With Grace and Owen
We Treat God Heals
 
 
There Will Be Mud!!!
Often, No Road Just Accelerate Across The Plain In The End, All Get Stuck
Who Needs 24 Hour Fitness?
All Of Our 4X4 Vehicles Stuck In The Mud
If You Go Off Of Track, You May Drop In Sink Holes If You Stay On Track, You Will Get Stuck
I’d Love To Be On The Newport Freeway At 5pm
Frank … Good Guy….. Working In Africa Since 1979 Presbyterian Missionary
Stuck In This Bog For 5 Hours
Working From Bog To Bog
Main Tool Is A Machete
 
 
Women Carry The Water
Two Non-work Days Maasai Mara Reserve & Then On To Amboseli National Park ……… . By DC-3
 
Snooze Before Dinner
 
 
 
Africa Inland Mission (AIM) … Nice People
 
Curt … Good Guy….. AIM Pilot Working In Africa Since 1985
Tim … Good Guy….. AIM Pilot Working In Africa Since 1985
Jim … Good Guy….. AIM Pilot Working In Africa Since 1985
 
 
 
 
 
 
They’re kinda hoggin’ the water!!
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Zebras And Wildebeest Migrate Together
 
Stragglers Become Dinner For Predators
 
The baby rides upside down holding on to Momma’s underside.
Come On In!!!  The Marsh Mud Feels Great Between Your Toes!!!  And The Grass Just Floats Up To Your Nose
 
The Way Nature Works The Hunter And The Hunted
 
 
 
Vultures & Hyenas Eat Well!!!
Attending Limuru Presbytery Church Services
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Regional Medical Contacts
Meeting With Local Government Health Officials To Discuss Cooperation And Issues
Women’s Ward At Regional Hospital
This Is It
 
Regional Hospital Ambulance Fleet
Hot Water Severe Burn Injuries
 
Hospital Gift Shop And Family Accommodations
Things You See
Cows Heading Home At Dusk
Nairobi And Kenya National Newspapers On 4 November Before Polls Have Opened In The US
 
 
 
The Great Rift Valley
Cheap Thrills
 
 
We Asked This Rat To Leave The Dispensary
One Person Taxis
 
 
Local Missionary Children
Elder Maasi Greetings
Rest Stop
 
Dorm At Acacia Grove Mission
 
Corral For Livestock
Toilet
Nice Toilet
Typical
Walls Made From Woven Sticks Filled With Mud and Cow Dung
Morning Devotional
Tight Ride
Roadside Shops And Houses
 
Fresh Water Supply Rain Gutter Tank
Tents Were The Best
 
 
Kenya/Tanzania Border Marker
 
 
East Africa Project November 2008 Over 3,000 people treated Over $250,000 in medicine distributed A Humanitarian Cooperation
 
Nahashon Mbiu, Our Guide, Planner and Coordinator Working Hard …. Staying Connected
 
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East Africa Partnership Kenya Medical Relief Project November 2008

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November 2008
East Africa Partnership
Los Ranchos Presbytery (Southern California)& Limuru Presbytery (Kenya)
Medical Humanitarian Relief Project
Also, orphanage development program

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East Africa Partnership Kenya Medical Relief Project November 2008

  1. 1. The Presbytery of Los Ranchos The Presbytery of Limuru East Africa Partnership Project Medical Humanitarian Relief 31 October – 16 November 2008 Hoag Memorial Hospital Presbyterian Kenya USA
  2. 2. Project Members 15 - Southern California 13 – Limuru, Kenya Medical, Pastoral and Operations Members Divided Into Three Groups Blue, Green and Yellow Team Usually Assigned To Different Dispensaries At Different Locations Throughout Limuru Presbytery In Southern Kenya This is a Yellow Team perspective
  3. 3. Southern California Team Members Filler Dr. Colette Cozean Geneva Presbyterian Church Alison Yamaguchi Pediatric Physical Therapy Grace Presbyterian Church Dr. Annu Sharma Pediatric Physician Dash Cotter Occupational Therapist Jesse Cozean Geneva Presbyterian Church Dr. Jeff McCrory Pastor Geneva Presbyterian Church Myong Rose Registered Nurse Jennifer Okamura Clinical Pharmacist Sharon Silva Registered Dietitian Angie Howell Registered Nurse Mary Palmer Respiratory Therapist Saint Andrews Presbyterian Church Anne Sivley Yorba Linda Presbyterian Church Nicole Vasquez Physical Therapist Terry Belcher Microbiology/Laboratory Paul Arndt
  4. 4. Kenyan Partner Team Members Rev. Charles Karanja Moderator, Limuru Presbytery Peter K. Kamweru Partnership Coordinator Duncan Kinuthia Registered Nurse Frida Kool Registered Nurse Patrick Kahara Kuria Ophthalmologist Nahashon K. Mbiu Health Coordinator, Limuru Presbytery Grace Muthoni Mbugua Nurse Rev. John Mbae Muraga Parish Minister Joseph Muiga Mwariri Pharmacist Agnes Nkaribali Registered Nurse Doris Riungu Registered Nurse Amos Thuranira Laboratory Technician Dominic Wairegi Registered Nurse Transportation: Crombic Tours Safaris Drivers and Vehicles
  5. 5. Visiting The Limuru Presbytery Orphanages
  6. 11. Playing Soccer At Orphanage
  7. 12. Wearing Best Dresses For Visitors
  8. 13. Eating Ugali With Girls At Orphanage
  9. 14. New Boys Orphanage
  10. 18. Preparing To Deploy From Brackenhurst Missionary Center
  11. 23. Work Days In Dispensaries
  12. 24. <ul><li>Dispensary Functions </li></ul><ul><li>Admissions </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Fill out patient information slip </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Name </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Age </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Weight </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Temperature </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Symptoms </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Physician/Nurse </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Diagnosis </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>State treatment </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Treat as appropriate </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Physical Therapy </li></ul><ul><li>Respiratory Therapy </li></ul><ul><li>Pharmacy </li></ul><ul><li>Collect patient admissions information slips on exit for record keeping </li></ul>
  13. 25. Preparing To Treat Patients
  14. 26. Admissions Chaos
  15. 28. Pharmacy Set-up
  16. 29. Electrical Power …… Bring Your Own
  17. 30. Young Mother
  18. 32. Overload …. All Day
  19. 33. Blessed To Serve …. Happy To Receive
  20. 34. Yellow Team In Narok
  21. 35. Dispensary In A Church
  22. 36. Pharmacy Set-up
  23. 37. Taa Daaah! Lab!!! Note the electrical power cord!! Generator That-a-way
  24. 38. Admissions
  25. 39. Pharmacy Helper
  26. 44. Some Need To Be Referred To Regional Hospitals
  27. 45. Angie At Work
  28. 46. Making Lunch
  29. 47. Hey!! No Hands!!!
  30. 50. Team In Transit
  31. 51. Local kids offer assistance through the door window
  32. 52. Can’t Get To Everyone
  33. 53. Epileptic Seizure
  34. 54. Group Physical Therapy
  35. 57. People Waiting
  36. 58. Pack It Up And Do It Again
  37. 59. They Appear From The Maasai Mara
  38. 60. Work Off The Ground
  39. 61. Not A Lot Of Privacy!!!
  40. 63. Frida Figuring Out Who Is Next
  41. 67. Pharmacy On The Ground
  42. 68. 75 More ….. One Hour To Dark
  43. 71. They Return To The Maasai Mara
  44. 72. Today, We Have A Table
  45. 76. Dr. Cozean With Grace and Owen
  46. 77. We Treat God Heals
  47. 80. There Will Be Mud!!!
  48. 81. Often, No Road Just Accelerate Across The Plain In The End, All Get Stuck
  49. 82. Who Needs 24 Hour Fitness?
  50. 83. All Of Our 4X4 Vehicles Stuck In The Mud
  51. 84. If You Go Off Of Track, You May Drop In Sink Holes If You Stay On Track, You Will Get Stuck
  52. 85. I’d Love To Be On The Newport Freeway At 5pm
  53. 86. Frank … Good Guy….. Working In Africa Since 1979 Presbyterian Missionary
  54. 87. Stuck In This Bog For 5 Hours
  55. 88. Working From Bog To Bog
  56. 89. Main Tool Is A Machete
  57. 92. Women Carry The Water
  58. 93. Two Non-work Days Maasai Mara Reserve & Then On To Amboseli National Park ……… . By DC-3
  59. 95. Snooze Before Dinner
  60. 99. Africa Inland Mission (AIM) … Nice People
  61. 101. Curt … Good Guy….. AIM Pilot Working In Africa Since 1985
  62. 102. Tim … Good Guy….. AIM Pilot Working In Africa Since 1985
  63. 103. Jim … Good Guy….. AIM Pilot Working In Africa Since 1985
  64. 110. They’re kinda hoggin’ the water!!
  65. 118. Zebras And Wildebeest Migrate Together
  66. 120. Stragglers Become Dinner For Predators
  67. 122. The baby rides upside down holding on to Momma’s underside.
  68. 123. Come On In!!! The Marsh Mud Feels Great Between Your Toes!!! And The Grass Just Floats Up To Your Nose
  69. 125. The Way Nature Works The Hunter And The Hunted
  70. 129. Vultures & Hyenas Eat Well!!!
  71. 130. Attending Limuru Presbytery Church Services
  72. 138. Regional Medical Contacts
  73. 139. Meeting With Local Government Health Officials To Discuss Cooperation And Issues
  74. 140. Women’s Ward At Regional Hospital
  75. 141. This Is It
  76. 143. Regional Hospital Ambulance Fleet
  77. 144. Hot Water Severe Burn Injuries
  78. 146. Hospital Gift Shop And Family Accommodations
  79. 147. Things You See
  80. 148. Cows Heading Home At Dusk
  81. 149. Nairobi And Kenya National Newspapers On 4 November Before Polls Have Opened In The US
  82. 153. The Great Rift Valley
  83. 154. Cheap Thrills
  84. 157. We Asked This Rat To Leave The Dispensary
  85. 158. One Person Taxis
  86. 161. Local Missionary Children
  87. 162. Elder Maasi Greetings
  88. 163. Rest Stop
  89. 165. Dorm At Acacia Grove Mission
  90. 167. Corral For Livestock
  91. 168. Toilet
  92. 169. Nice Toilet
  93. 170. Typical
  94. 171. Walls Made From Woven Sticks Filled With Mud and Cow Dung
  95. 172. Morning Devotional
  96. 173. Tight Ride
  97. 174. Roadside Shops And Houses
  98. 176. Fresh Water Supply Rain Gutter Tank
  99. 177. Tents Were The Best
  100. 180. Kenya/Tanzania Border Marker
  101. 183. East Africa Project November 2008 Over 3,000 people treated Over $250,000 in medicine distributed A Humanitarian Cooperation
  102. 185. Nahashon Mbiu, Our Guide, Planner and Coordinator Working Hard …. Staying Connected
  103. 187. Republic of Kenya Background Gained independence from the UK in 1963 following the Mau Mau Uprising (1952-1960) Government type: Republic; unicameral National Assembly or Bunge (224 seats; 210 members elected by popular vote to serve five-year terms Current power sharing leadership: President Mwai Kibaki and Prime Minister Raila Odinga Area: 582,650 sq km or a little more than twice the size of Nevada Coastline: 536 km Climate: Varies from tropical along coast to arid in interior Population: 37,953,840 Ethnic groups: Kikuyu 22%, Luhya 14%, Luo 13%, Kalenjin 12%, Kamba 11%, Kisii 6%, Meru 6%, other African 15%, non-African (Asian, European, and Arab) 1% Religions: Protestant 45%, Roman Catholic 33%, Muslim 10%, indigenous beliefs 10%, other 2% Languages: English (official), Kiswahili (official), numerous indigenous languages Literacy: definition: age 15 and over can read and write; total population: 85.1%, male: 90.6%, female: 79.7% Economy - overview: The regional hub for trade and finance in East Africa, Kenya has been hampered by corruption and by reliance upon several primary goods whose prices have remained low. GDP (purchasing power parity): $61.22 billion (2007 est.) GDP - real growth rate: 7% (2007 est.) GDP - per capita (PPP): $1,700 (2007 est.) GDP - composition by sector: agriculture: 23.8%, industry: 16.7%, services: 59.5% (2007 est.) Labor force: 11.85 million (2005 est.) Life expectancy at birth: total population: 56.64 years; male: 56.42 years; female: 56.87 years (2008 est.) HIV/AIDS Adult prevalence rate: 6.7% (2003 est.) People living with HIV/AIDS: 1.2 million (2003 est.) HIV/AIDS deaths: 150,000 (2003 est.) Major infectious diseases: degree of risk: high Food or waterborne diseases: bacterial and protozoal diarrhea, hepatitis A, and typhoid fever Vectorborne disease: malaria Water contact disease: schistosomiasis (2008) (Source: CIA World Factbook last updated 12/18/2008)
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