The Wild Medic Project
Remote clinical immersion
The Wild Medic Project is an award winning platform that provides frontline medical and educational clinics in remote corners of the globe where access to basic healthcare is almost non-existent. We engage with health professionals and student medical groups to volunteer their energy and skills as health assistants in our critical health posts.
What We Do
Bringing healthcare to remote corners
The Wild Medic Project is a social initiative that promotes shared experiences between local communities and humanitarian medical teams. We are all about encouraging positive change through educational opportunities for future generations. If you are a health professional or student group looking to gain experience, we need you on the ground assisting our initiative
Each dynamic project is bound by agreements that ensure the local community committees maintain both control and direction. This ensures our teams work with, support and sustain local experts and clinicians in the delivery of free primary health care.
Wild Nepal - Remote community health clinic
From $3240 pp
Experience the vibrancy of Kathmandu before your journey to the Himalayan foothills where you will help assist establish, stock and facilitate a remote health clinic working under the guidance of a Nepalese registered medical team. These clinics are vital to the communities in accessing primary health care. As an added bonus, after the clinic is wrapped up, we throw on the hiking boots for a trek through the Kathmandu Valley experiencing the "Real Nepal".
Wild Timor -
Atauro Island (Not currently running)
From $2880 pp
Your journey starts in the "City of peace" - Dili where you will have a personal tour through Timor's developing health system including the Ambulance service and a fixed wing retrieval service. The Project involves a boat ride over to Atauro Island where you will work on empowering local first responder groups in two stunning but remote coastal communities. Finish up with an arabica coffee tour through the cool mountains on the mainland
Samoan Ambulance Development Program
Through our partners at Planet Medic. Based out of Apia, your month-long rotation will be assisting in the operational ambulance response as well as assist the ongoing development of the local officers through a shared exchange aimed at capacity building. This rotation will enable the supply of quality refurbished medical supplies that will assist the local service enhance its healthcare delivery. Your journey ends by exploring the incredible coastline in a full day tour including a plunge into the crystal waters for world-class snorkelling.
Now recruiting qualified paramedics, nurses & students
We need qualified paramedics, nurses and students for our Wild Nepal Projects in 2020. Volunteers will spend 9 - 15 days in country including health orientations, community immersion and educational clinics in remote communities. International flights and travel insurance included.