Healthcare projects on an overseas placement: how one student’s plan generated a team effort
RCNi Nursing Student Award winner Temitope Babajide used networking skills and persistence to get a community clinic up and running
- Remarkable student sought and planned health promotion opportunities before leaving for her month-long placement in Ghana
- By working with local healthcare providers, she established a community clinic that offers healthcare screening and social events for an isolated group
- Fundraising and volunteer work has had a long-term impact on the community she visited
In just four weeks, a determined nursing student on an overseas placement in Ghana set up a project that is improving healthcare access and outcomes for widowed women.
Anglia Ruskin University student Temitope
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