United States of America
1 Anesthesiologists for every 260 Patients (Number
of Patients: 13.7 Million).
Republic of Ghana
1 Anesthesiologists for every 55,000 Patients
(Number of Patients: 3.5 Million).
Lifebox is a not-for-profit organization saving lives by improving the safety and quality of surgical care in low-resource countries.
July 9, 2013
Health Volunteers Overseas ("HVO") recruits licensed anesthesiologists and in some cases final year residents to provide teaching and training to anesthesia providers in developing countries. All specialty areas in anesthesia are needed.
June 3, 2013
LEAP is a non-profit surgical missions organization that sends teams to areas of the world where there are no specialists. Doctors perform complex surgical reconstructions, at no charge, to the patients. LEAP is characterized by its commitment to the long-term.