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Vision Team and Construction Crew

VISON TEAM

 

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The first station at the clinic is Visual Acuity.  Can you read this line for me?

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The first clinic was for the local Police Department.  This was done to ensure that we are always kept safe during our missions.

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The second station is Auto Refraction.  This gives the doctor an isdea of what the final prescription will be.

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During this clinic we also took patients' blood pressure and we then able to refer them to the local MD for blood pressure related conditions.

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Handing out stickers and candy to the kids during the long clinic wait times

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Now it's time to see Dr. Tanner for the eyeglass prescription.

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Dr. Tanner showed Trenna some very advanced cataracts and other medical issues.

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The dispensary and all the boxes of donated glasses.

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Patient testing out her new reading glasses

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People are not educated on the importance of sunglasses to protect the eyes from UV.  We ran out of sunglasses on the 2nd day!

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A very happy patient

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This patient was so happy with his new glasses!

 

CONSTRUCTION TEAM

While the vision team handed out glasses to help patients see better, there was a construction team building 4 new houses in the Refugee Camp.

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This is how most homes in the Refugee Camp look

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Roads of the Refugee Camp after a night of rain.

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The first of the four new homes.

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Family with the construction team waiting for the house to be blessed so they can move in.

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The family of the second house with the construction team.