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Sterile Processing to Ensure Safe Surgery

Sterile Processing to Ensure Safe Surgery

Genevieve Dione works as an endoscopy technician in Dakar, Senegal. In her role, she’s long been incorporating elements of sterile processing, which involves cleaning, preparing, and storing medical devices. However, she’s lacked opportunities to deepen her knowledge...

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The Face of Hope and Healing: Elvis Ngwang’s Story

The Face of Hope and Healing: Elvis Ngwang’s Story

“We are bringing you to Dakar.” These were Elvis Ngwang’s absolute favourite words to tell patients in the months before the Africa Mercy® returned to Senegal. After leaving earlier than planned due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the hospital ship’s return in early 2022...

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Safe Surgery for a New Generation

Safe Surgery for a New Generation

Paediatric Anaesthesia Training in Senegal In June 2022, more than 30 Senegalese healthcare professionals boarded the Global Mercy to equip themselves with new skills in safe surgery that could save countless vulnerable young lives. “People think babies and children...

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