Yesterday, we went to a hospital in the town of Cayes-Jacmel to bring a team from GO Ministries. This is the hospital that we have been bring supplies back and forth. We had the opportunity to talk to the doctors there and find out what their needs are. Rebecca Robinson from GO Ministries and I were able to witness a surgery and take pictures. The doctors are doing a great job treating the people with the tools they have. Unfortunately, the don’t have enough. They need more and they also need the right tools.
The man who was getting surgery had three different problems. The bones in his arm were out of place, he had a deep wound on his elbow, and the bones in his ankles were shattered. To make things worse he came to the hospital late and h
A woman outside the hospital resting on the ground.
John Martinez from GO Ministries helping move a patient at the hospital.
Many patients are sleeping outside for fear of the aftershocks.
This is how it looks outside the hospital.
Inside the hospital are those that are recuperating from surgery.
Most of the injuries are foot injuries, arm injuries, and head injuries. These patients are resting after surgery.
Here is the team from GO Ministries and Cody talking to the doctor at the hospital.
Paul, a short term missionary from Calvary Chapel Old Bridge in New Jersey, is preaching the Gospel outside the hospital.
The doctors are sharing with us what their needs are.
Here we are getting ready to go into the surgery room.
The doctors prayed before the got to work.
This x-ray shows the bone inside this man’s ankle are all shattered.
The doctors work on putting the bones in his arm back in place.