Medical Teams International - Uzbekistan
Medical Teams International is a non-profit humanitarian relief and development organization meeting people’s needs through humanitarian aid and disaster relief, regardless of their race, gender or religion. It implements and support programs that address the causes and effects of inadequate health care with the initiatives of training and education to build the skill and capacity of our partners, volunteers, staff and those they serve. More than 70 volunteer teams have delivered medical, dental, physical rehabilitation and Emergency Medical Services training to the Uzbek people. They have sent containers of medical supplies and equipment to under-stocked hospitals and clinics. The organization is also operating an ER facility in Tashkent and a community-based rehabilitation project that benefits 3,000 disabled children. Medical Teams International also provides medical care and food for those refugees fleeing to Uzbekistan.