- published: 14 Oct 2017
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On November 3, the medical Aircraft to be base in Liberia and serve the West African Sub-region has being launch in the County. The ASPEN-Medical Aircraft will take patient from Liberia to other parts of West Africa. The Beach craft 900C is owned and operated by Aspen-Medical International which has health facilities present in Africa including Liberia. The Aircraft carry six patients at a time. Moses Garzeawu reports
The Liberia Medical Mission formed by members of the Liberian diaspora works to eradicate and spread awareness of Ebola in Liberia. The group worked to limit the spread of the disease during its peak and continues to bring medical supplies to Liberia. VOA's Monique John reports.
A Boston-area medical center shut down when a patient turned up showing symptoms of Ebola.
Chevron's partnership with Texas Children's Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine brings pediatricians and OB-GYNs to JFK Memorial Medical Center in Monrovia, Liberia, to help improve medical care for mothers and children. For more about Chevron in Liberia, visit http://www.chevron.com/countries/liberia/.
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Liberia has opened a Chinese funded medical center in the capital Monrovia Tuesday. The bulk of medical supplies and equipment had been shipped from China to help set up the 100 bed infectious disease hospital built in the space of a month. Clementine Logan reports
To say medical supplies and healthcare personnel are in short supply in Liberia would be a vast understatement. Liberia Vice President Joseph Boakai and his delegation met with healthcare leaders in the northwest metro to emphasize that point. Earlier this year, the Ebola virus crippled the republic still recovering from a devastating civil war. More than 4800 people died from the Ebola virus, which included many medical personnel. Basic supplies like gloves and syringes are still scarce. "It's nothing like you see here," says Vice President Boakai. "Without good health, there's nothing we can do." Many Liberians and volunteers from the northwest metro have led the way in rebuilding efforts. Brooklyn Park Fire Chief Ken Prillaman has organized firefighting donation efforts and training ...
highlight video from the medical team's experience in Liberia
A Ugandan medical doctor has died of Ebola in Liberia. Dr. Samuel Muhumuza Mutooro died on Tuesday afternoon in the West African country, at a hospital where he had been working for three years. He was buried today in Liberia. The World Health Organization puts the death toll of the disease at 469 Ebola patients in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone, out of 759 recorded cases since June 20. The global health body has previously issued a warning that the illness is "out of control" in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone. It has also warned four other west African countries: Ivory Coast, Senegal, Mali and Guinea Bissau to prepare for the possible arrival of travelers carrying the virus. For more news visit http://www.ntvuganda.co.ug Follow us on Twitter http://www.twitter.com/ntvuganda Like our...