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Mattru Hospital in Mattru Jong, Sierra Leone

Mattru Hospital

Mattru Hospital Statistics

  • Built in 1965 by the UBC Church
  • Serves a community of over 98,000
  • Sees approximately 4,500 patients per year
  • Staff of over 70 individuals
    • 35 nurses and CHOs
    • 35 administrative & support staff
    • US doctor, nurse practitioner and mental health worker recently started 2 year UBC assignment
  • Number of doctors in Sierra Leone = 116
    • Currently none are assigned to Mattru - Maybe soon????

Mattru Hospital Proposed Projects

  • 2018 January - Sanitation l
  • 2019 January - Sanitation ll
  • 2020 January - Surgical Suite Part #1
  • 2020 February - Surgical Suite Part #2
  • Other Possibilities:
    • Staff Housing
    • Valve Boxes
    • Pump Controls
    • Renovation of lab
    • Renovation of maternity ward

Mattru Hospital Partners

  • UBC Church in Sierra Leone (including Rev. Joe Abu)
  • UBC Church in USA - Medical Missions
  • Healey Foundation
  • Hospital Executive Committee including Sulaiman Sengeh ande Alice Kamibeh
  • Rotary International

If you are interested in participating in this international project please contact Tom Power at tpower1415@gmail.com

Thanks to all of our volunteers-we cannot “Build a Better World One Community at a Time” without you!