Waiting on the cattle truck - time to load up and head out to visit their first community and conduct a mini clinic there.
Listening to a community member share about the typical day, life in rural El Salvador. This gives the members of the delegation an opportunity to see and hear about their lives and how this can impact their health.
Looking inside a typical house in rural El Salvador where the kitchen and open fire are inside the home.
Walking through the community.
A look inside of a typical home in rural El Salvador.
The community leaders (Directiva) unloading the medical supplies and medicines from the cattle truck.
Individuals registering to see a doctor, physical therapist, and/or chiropractor.
At lunch time the Medical Delegation divides into two groups so that patients can continue to be seen during the "lunch hour." The Pastoral Team partners with women in each community to prepare a delicious lunch for the Medical Delegation.
A nice and rare break before seeing his next patient.
Each doctor is assisted by a translator when seeing a patient.
Circle up! Before heading back to Berlin, the Medical Delegation joins the local community leadership (otherwise known as Directiva). The Medical Delegation uses this time to thank the Directiva and Pastoral Team for organizing, assisting, and hosting the Medical Delegation.