Day 3: SVH’s Medical Campaign Takes to the Road

Cramming into two combis last Friday, SVH staff, the visiting medical students from Wayne State University, and the Ollantaytambo Municipality’s mobile health clinic combined forces to deliver a free clinic at the posta (clinic) in rural Piscacucho. We spent the morning busily seeing patients of all ages and ailments, with grateful ‘mamis’ bringing freshly cooked maize as…

Day 1 and 2: SVH’s Recent Medical Campaign

Medical students from Wayne State University hit the ground running last week as they arrived in Ollantaytambo to participate in a medical campaign with SVH/Ayni Wasi. Arriving with boundless energy, the students immediately helped us set up a three-day medical campaign – transforming the Salon Communal in Ollantaytambo into a clinic and pharmacy for the…