May 24, 2019, Container #ACLU 9770510, seal #0720075, Cameroon. Dr. Jean Jules Fotso and Viviane Dicoum coordinated this 40’ HC container shipment to their associates in Douala, Cameroon. They brought a Nissan Sentra sedan to the warehouse for inclusion in this shipment, with the rest of the container being filled from MRS’s resources. Included were furnishings for six hospital patient recovery rooms (a hospital bed, bedside table, sleeper chair, overbed table, IV pole, trash receptacle for each room), five examination tables, patient scales, office furniture, fetal Doppler, infant bassinets, infant incubator, 30+ hospital bed mattresses and a host of other valuable medical-surgical equipment and supplies.
May 17, 2019, Container #HASU 5048214, seal #0720074, Haiti. Partners in Health is a large Boston-based charity with operations in Haiti and Rwanda. The Hospital Universitaire de Mirebalais is a 300-bed hospital that Partners in Heath built, and this modern facility resembles a hospital that one would see in this country. We received a large request for furnishings such as manual hospital beds, mattresses, glider-rocker chairs, examination tables, stretchers, mobile recliner chairs, waiting room chairs and patient scales.