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Under the advise of Alliance of Health Workers-Philippines, we are postponing the medical mission to the Philippines to
August 21-29, 2019 .

Last September 2018, we had a very successful medical mission in Samar Philippines and we were able to serve over a thousand patients in the municipalities of Pinabacdao and Calbiga, Western Samar. For 2019, instead of February 26 – March 6, we have tentatively scheduled the medical mission Below is the tentative itinerary:

Wednesday Day 1- Departure from NY or Major US City 
Thursday Day 2 – Arrive Manila, Philippines
Friday Day 3 – Orientation and walk-through in a local hospital with the Alliance of Health Workers (AHW). Evening: Travel to Dumaguete City, Negros Island, final orientation with NIHIP & organize pharmacy.
Saturday Day 4 – 1st Day of Medical Mission.
Sunday Day 5 – 2nd Day of Medical Mission.
Monday Day 6 – 3rd Day of Medical Mission.
Tuesday Day 7- Debriefing and rest and recreation
Wednesday Day 8 – Fly back to Manila, shopping for souvenirs.
Thursday Day 9- Fly back to U.S. city of origin

Note: The itinerary above is subject to change by mission organizers and local hosts to make sure that the safety and security of volunteers are protected.

The whole program includes continuing education component of up to 55.6 contact hours or 5.6 CEUs. To download the flyer, please click here to download registration form.

The cost for each participant:

Last day to register is on Sunday, March 31, 2019. To reserve your spot, please send a donation of $300.00 that will go toward your whole trip. The full amount is due on Friday, April 36, 2019. Please follow the following steps to register:

1. Submit your registration form to Rony.Curvelo@nysna.org, cc fahwa1963@gmail.com and MCP@nysna.org.

2. Donate $300.00 via Venmo to @RNsUnite and write in memo line: “2019 Philippine Mission”;

3. Get a written approval of time-off that covers medical mission days from your supervisor. You may request longer vacation if you want.

To register and donate now, click DONATE by Venmo or by Paypal using debit or credit card.

FAHWA Medical Mission with New York State Nurses Association, Alliance of Health Workers and Health Empowerment and Action in Leyte and Samar (HEALS).