Medi Trip Placements


At Medi Trip we are distinguished in being able to use our healthcare experience and expertise to pick the most suitable settings for our professional volunteers to experience. When you volunteer with Medi Trip, your volunteer placement would have been chosen specifically to suit your area of interest. Each of our placements are carefully assessed and selected for suitability to our professional volunteers, as well as how much contribution goes into the local health and social welfare. The placements we send our volunteers to are audited and risk assessed in accordance to the British Standard BS8848 for the Adventure Travel Sector.

Medi Trip Health Partners


Mount Meru Regional Hospital
Referral/Tertiary Hospital
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This is Arusha City's main referral hospital.It is located within Arusha City Council and serves all 7 districts of Arusha City. There are more than 500 workers working in multidisciplinary teams.

Departments

Casualty
Outpatients
Medical department -internal medicine
Surgical department - theatres and recovery
Paediatrics
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Physiotherapy
Imaging
Mental Health
Laboratories
Pharmacy
Dental department
Opthalmology
Tuberculosis department
CTC (care and treatment for HIV) clinic

It neighbours Rwanda Genocide Criminal Court and is also opposite the East African Community headquarters.


St Elizabeth Hospital
This hospital serves as district hospital

It operates in partnership between the government and Catholic Church. It is located within the city council and serves the people of this district. It has at least 250 workers.

Departments:

Casualty
Outpatient
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Surgical
Pediatrics
Tuberculosis
Laboratories
Pharmacy
Dental
Opthalmology

CTC (care and treatment for HIV) clinic



Levolosi Health Centre

One of the busiest and most popular health center in the city. This facility serves almost half the city population and is regarded as the district hospital because of the population it serves. It has approximately 100 workers.Regarded as the best health centre for health scholars or young professionals. Levolosi has a strong reputation for obstretics and gynaecology. It neighbours St.Elizabeth Hospital.

Departments:


Casualty
Outpatient
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Surgical - for minor procedures, caesarian sections, obs and gynae procedures only
Pediatrics
Tuberculosis
Laboratories
Pharmacy
Dental
Opthalmology


Kaloleni Health Centre

It is also popular health center in the city. This facility was set up to serve as an outpatient department for Mt.Meru hospital in 1980s,because of this it serves large part of the city population. It has approximately 90 staff. One of the best health centres for health scholars or young professionals.

Departments:


Centre for City Vaccination Unity
Casualty
Outpatient
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Surgical-minor surgeries only
Tuberculosis
Laboratories
Pharmacy
Dental
Opthalmology

CTC (care and treatment for HIV) clinic

Ngarenaro Health Centre

Most popular health centre for paediatric vaccinations, antenatal care, labor and delivery and postnatal care services. The staff here vaccinate more than 500 children (0-5 years) and care for more than 150 pregnant women per day. They deliver more than 600 babies per month. It has 120workers.The best health centre for Gynaecologists and midwifery.
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Departments:


Outpatient
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Paediatrics clinic
Laboratories
Pharmacy
CTC (care and treatment for HIV) clinic