We helped to deploy the first emergency relief hospital in the Bahamas.
As of Wednesday morning, September 11, the Samaritan’s Purse emergency field hospital opened to provide lifesaving care to victims – their teams saw over 50 patients that morning, and doctors have already begun performing emergency surgeries. Samaritan’s Purse is working closely with the local hospital, which has been able to refer all patients to the Samaritan’s Purse hospital so that they can begin critical repairs to their facility.
The doctors of Samaritan’s Purse pray over victims and share the gospel with them in addition to dispersing medical care to those in need.
Hundreds of family members and children have been misplaced. Samaritan’s purse works to reunite families.
Samaritan’s purse is a mobile hospital. It is fully equipped for primary and emergency care. Includes triage center, emergency room, pharmacy, and laboratory.