Taiwan Root Medical Peace Corps

Taiwan Root Medical Peace Corps is a private, non-sectarian, non-profit organization dedicated to improving quality of life through provision of medical services and health education.

Volunteer medical professionals—physicians, pharmacists, dentists, nurses, and medical technologists—are needed in many areas within Taiwan and internationally.

Association of Baptists for World Evangelism

The Association of Baptists for World Evangelism, an independent mission agency based in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, has healthcare ministries throughout the world, which include full-service hospitals, mobile and itinerant medical clinics, crisis pregnancy centers, and community health evangelism teams.

Volunteer anesthesiologists, dentists, dental hygienists, hospital administrators, midwives, nurse practitioners, nurses, obstetricians and gynecologists, pediatricians, pharmacists, and physical therapists, physicians, physician assistants, and surgeons are needed.

Evangelistic Medical Missions Abroad

Evangelistic Medical Missions Abroad, a UK-registered charity, provides the opportunity for individuals to use their God-given medical skills in serving the poor overseas. Teams consist of multidisciplinary Christian health professionals and have thus far included doctors, both GPs and specialists, dentists, nurses, occupational therapists, physiotherapists, and laboratory technicians. Teams are multinational and multicultural.

Serving in Mission

Serving in Mission, a Christian nonprofit, offers opportunities for healthcare professionals to serve in medical and health ministries in Africa, Asia, and South America.

United Methodist Volunteers In Mission

United Methodist Volunteers In Mission is a grassroots movement within the United Methodist Church designed to provide an official channel whereby Christians, both lay and clergy, may offer their skills and talents for Christian service at home and around the world on short-term assignments at their own expense.

If you have specific training or interest in health care, you can go as a healthcare volunteer to increase community health in a variety of ways around the world. Currently, positions exist in Guatemala, Haiti, Kentucky, Kenya, Liberia, Mozambique, Sierra Leone, Tanzania, and Zimbabwe.

Nurses for the Nations

Nurses for the Nations is a U.S.-based nonprofit organization that uses health care, medical teaching, and life-training to empower the poor both nationally and internationally.

Nurses for the Nations invites medical professionals who have a heart to serve and want to make a difference in the world to volunteer.

TroppoDoc

TroppoDoc is a small non-governmental organization that relies on volunteers, including nurses, surgeons, public health enthusiasts, dentists, medical students and anyone who is willing to lend a hand, to get medical services to some of the poorest and healthcare-deprived populations in the world.

Curamericas Global

Curamericas Global is a nonprofit organization that endeavors to provide mothers and children around the world with vital health services.

Volunteer health professionals are always welcome and can provide direct services along with educational trainings.

Children’s Surgery International

Children’s Surgery International is a Minnesota-based, nonprofit volunteer organization that provides specialized medical and surgical services to underprivileged children around the world in a safe, compassionate, and culturally-sensitive manner and promotes in-country self-sufficiency through professional training and support.

Children’s Surgery International is currently sending volunteer surgical teams to Liberia, Mexico, Bangladesh, Vietnam, and Ethiopia annually. Applications are being accepted for operating room nurse, CRNA, and anesthesiologist.

International Citizen Service

Do you want to volunteer overseas to make a difference in some of the world’s poorest communities? International Citizen Service is an overseas volunteering programme for 18 to 25 year olds who are UK, EU, or EEA citizens with a current UK address (or have indefinite leave to remain in the UK) or those who have lived in the UK for at least 12 months.

Korle-Bu Neuroscience Foundation

Korle-Bu Neuroscience Foundation is a charity whose main focus is to provide medical support for brain injuries and diseases to the people of Ghana and West Africa.

Volunteers with medical expertise are needed, such as biomedical engineers, neurosurgeons, anesthesiologists, respiratory therapists, physiotherapists, internal medical specialists, ophthalmologists, dentists and dental surgeons, medical practitioners, stroke and rehabilitation specialists, therapists (physical, occupational, respiratory, and speech), nurses (rehab and neuroscience), and rehab assistants.

Peace Corps

The Global Health Service Partnership of the Peace Corps helps address critical shortages of health care professionals globally by sending physicians and nurses to work alongside local medical and nursing faculty to build institutional capacity and help strengthen the quality of medical and nursing education.

SEE International

SEE International is a nonprofit organization that provides sustainable medical, surgical, and educational services through volunteer ophthalmic surgeons with the objectives of restoring sight and preventing blindness to disadvantaged individuals worldwide.

Adventist Health International

Adventist Health International (AHI) is a nonprofit corporation focused on upgrading and managing mission hospitals by providing governance, consultation, and technical assistance to a number of affiliated Seventh-day Adventist hospitals throughout Africa, Asia, and the Americas.

AHI is built upon the many talents of its volunteers. The greatest need is for licensed healthcare professionals.

HOPE worldwide

HOPE worldwide is a non-profit, faith-based volunteer program focusing on leadership training and community service throughout the world. It brings people from all different backgrounds together to work across the globe serving the world’s poor.

Southeastern Church of Christ

Southeastern Church of Christ is a religious, nonprofit organization in Indianapolis, Indiana, that engages in mission trips overseas. Volunteers may participate in various projects, including those that involve providing health care.

Operation Blessing International

Operation Blessing International is a nonprofit humanitarian organization dedicated to demonstrating God’s love by alleviating human need and suffering in the United States and around the world. Strategic relief is provided in 39 countries on an ongoing basis through core programs such as disaster relief, medical aid, hunger relief, vulnerable children and orphan care, clean water, and community development.

Doctors, nurses, dentists, oral surgeons, dental hygienists, dental assistants, and other medical professionals volunteer on medical and dental teams that work to sustain patients who have suffered the devastation of disaster and are in need of medical and dental treatment. 

Goal Global

Goal Global is a nonprofit organization that aims to ensure that the poorest and most vulnerable in our world and those affected by humanitarian crises have access to the fundamental rights of life, including but not limited to adequate shelter, food, water and sanitation, health care, and education.

Episcopal Relief and Development

Episcopal Relief & Development is the international relief and development agency of the Episcopal Church and an independent nonprofit organization. Its programs work toward achieving the Millennium Development Goals. Together with its partners, the organization rebuilds after disasters and empowers people to create lasting solutions to poverty, hunger, and disease.

Please see this link for information on volunteer opportunities.

American Refugee Committee

American Refugee Committee is a nonprofit organization that works with refugees to help them survive crises and rebuild lives of dignity, health, security, and self-sufficiency.

Applications are accepted from those with skills in medicine for volunteer/intern positions at overseas locations.  

Partners In Health

Partners In Health is a nonprofit international health organization committed to improving the health of the poor and marginalized in New Mexico, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Peru, Russia, Mexico, Malawi, Lesotho, Rwanda, and Haiti.

Please see this link for current volunteering opportunities and employment openings.

RAD-AID International

RAD-AID International is a nonprofit organization with a mission to promote and improve global health care by increasing the access to radiology services in developing regions.

If you are considering volunteering, please see http://www.rad-aid.org/about-us/volunteering/ for more information.

CURE International

CURE International is a nonprofit Christian healthcare network that operates charitable hospitals and programs in underserved countries worldwide.

CURE International sends volunteer healthcare professionals to serve, teach, and mentor their in-country staff, as well as provide continuity of care during a leave of absence.

Lighthouse Medical Missions

The vision of Lighthouse Medical Missions is to bring the love of God to the sick and dying in the poorer nations of the world. Teams consist of volunteers such as doctors, nurses, dentists, EMTs, pharmacists, and dietitians who freely give of their time and finances to reach the forgotten and neglected with the truth of the Gospel through medicine.

Medical Teams International

Medical Teams International is a nonprofit Christian global health organization that helps people affected by disaster, conflict, and poverty.

There are volunteer opportunities in Africa, Asia, Latin America, Oregon, and Washington for family practice physicians, OB/GYNs, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, certified nurse midwives, nurse anesthetists, physical therapists, radiologists, sonographers, biomedical technicians, paramedics, dentists, and dental assistants. Disaster response volunteers include ER doctors, ER nurses, nurse practitioners, family and general practitioners, mental health practitioners, nutritionists, obstetricians and gynecologists, pharmacists, physician assistants, paramedics, and public health specialists.