Ukraine Trip Information

Dates

June 13, 2019 to June 21, 2019.

Group Leader

Dr. Stan and Barbara Grogg will be your group leaders. If you have questions, please contact [email protected].


Goals

  • Build lasting relationships with our partners in Ukraine
  • Provide competent, appropriate medical care to an extremely underserved population
  • Partner with local physicians and department of public health to better understand the local needs in a culturally appropriate fashion
  • Welcome the local physicians, dentists and medical students to our brigade for
    mutual learning
  • Request and facilitate referrals provided within the local Ukraine healthcare
    system
  • Arrange follow up with our Ukraine partners for identified healthcare concerns
  • Supply much-needed medications and supplies for the community healthcare team remaining at the completion of our brigade
  • Offer a safe learning environment for medical students and residents, other
    healthcare personnel, and ancillary team members
  • Provide intensive training for students in the art of medicine, with technology
    limited by the local standards
  • Facilitate opportunities to experience different cultures and global health issues

Checklist

  • Complete the application here
  • Submit your $206 deposit here
  • Make certain your passport does not expire before December 31, 2019
  • Make certain you have the required immunizations for Peru as stated in the Trip Information
  • Upload the required documents here for your team role
  • You will be sent the final invoice 70 days prior to departure.  
  • Final payment due April 20, 2019 - payable by check to Power of a Nickel
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Helping our Partners

We will be evaluating, making recommendations for any continuing care needed, providing medications for acute care, and assisting our partner organizations with their ongoing activities.


Costs

Total trip cost: $1300 pp double occupancy. Single occupancy is $1600. 

This DOES NOT INCLUDE AIRFARE TO KIEV. Included are: In country travel by van and bus, breakfast daily, 2 dinners, translator expenses, governmental document preparation, Ukraine doctor fees, medications and supplies for clinics, and private security team.

Requirements

Participants will be responsible for all travel and routine vaccinations. More information can be found at www.cdc.gov/travel and www.headinghomehealthy.org

  • Evacuation insurance is required.
  • Trip cancellation insurance is suggested.

Payment Schedule

A NON-REFUNDABLE DEPOSIT OF $206 is required to hold your space.

APRIL 20, 2019: Final payment of $1100 ($1400 for single supplement) payable by check to Power of a Nickel 4520 S Birmingham Place Tulsa, OK 74105.

Cancellation Policy 

$206 deposit is non-refundable. You may transfer this to another person if you find you are unable to participate but you will need to make any financial arrangements with that person.

  • Final payment for the trip is due 60 days prior to trip start date.
  • 59-30 days prior to departure, 50% refund
  • 29-0 days prior to departure, no refund

Trip cancellation insurance (different from evacuation insurance) is strongly encouraged to avoid forfeiting funds if you must cancel for any reason.