Lalmba Association – Health Center Medical Director, Etiopia
Luogo di lavoro: Estero
Lalmba Association is a small, Colorado-based NGO that operates a Health Center, Public Health and orphan care programs in a remote area of the Ethiopian highlands.
Lalmba operates under the umbrella of the Catholic Church in Ethiopia. We are looking for a volunteer Medical Director who will oversee the Health Center operations.
Lalmba pays no salary but covers all expenses related to travel to/from Ethiopia, and working and living in Ethiopia (visas, immunizations, airfare, room and board, medical & life insurance). We will only consider candidates currently located and licensed in the U.S., South America, Canada or Europe.
The Medical Director will provide the leadership over Lalmba’s Ethiopian medical programs, including the health center and 15-bed inpatient ward, provide medical oversight to the Public Health programs and staff, and will supervise and provide medical training to local medical professionals.
Qualified candidates are Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, experienced nurses or Physician Assistants who have a desire to serve the poor. A current medical license to practice in the U.S., South America, Canada or Europe is required. Must be willing to work in a very rural location. No special training on tropical disease is necessary.