Best Practices in Global Health Missions

(A Project of the Center for the Study of Health in Mission)

BEST PRACTICES DOCUMENTS
 

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                                       INTERNATIONAL STANDARDS       MISSIONS-SPECIFIC 
                                         & PRACTICE GUIDELINES              BEST PRACTICES
                                              FOR LONG-TERM &                      DOCUMENTS
                                                    SHORT-TERM
                                                HEALTH MISSIONS
           


 
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Integration with United States
Standards of Excellence
in Short-term Missions

Short-term Missions

 

International
Standards &
Practice Guidelines
&
Health Missions

Long-term &
Short-term Missions

 


Christian Contribution to International
Standards &
Practice Guidelines

Long-term &
Short-term Missions



Health & Development

 

Health & Development

International Standards
& Practice Guidelines



N/A


N/A

Effective Partnerships

Short-term Missions

 N/A 

Avoiding Dependency

Short-term Missions

 The Church and
Healthcare

International Standards
& Practice Guidelines


The Church and Healthcare

Long-term &
Short-term Missions


Permission
To Practice

  International Association of Medical Regulatory Authorities

Permission
To Practice

Short-term Missions

 

Surgery 

International Standards
& Practice Guidelines

Surgery

Short-term Missions

 

Nursing

International Standards
& Practice Guidelines

N/A

 

Oral Health 

International Standards
& Practice Guidelines

 

N/A
 

Mental Health  

International Standards
& Practice Guidelines

N/A

 


Drug Donation

International Standards
& Practice Guidelines

 


Drug Donation


Short-term Missions

 

Experimental
Medication
 

 International Standards
& Practice Guidelines

Experimental Medications 

Short-term Missions


Medication Use 

International Standards
 & Practice Guidelines
 

Medication Use

Short-term Missions


 

Clinic Operations
  (See Sections 
Above & Below
For Relevant
International Standards
& Practice Guidelines)

Clinic Operations  

Short-termMissions  

 

Medical Records 

International Standards
& Practice Guidelines
 
 

Medical Records 

Short-term Missions

 

Informed Consent

 International Standards
& Practice Guidelines
 

Informed Consent

Short-term Missions

Malpractice 

  International Standards
& Pratice Guidelines

Malpractice

Short-term Missions

 

Interpreters

International Standards
& Practice Guidelines

Interpreters

Short-term Missions

 

                       N/A

Team Safety

Short-term Missions 

 

Bribery

 International Standards
& Practice Guidelines

 Bribery

Short-term Missions

N/A

 Energy-based Therapies

Long-term &
Short-term Missions


Sustainable
Short-term
Health Missions

Sustainable
Short-term
Health Missions

(See Sections 
Above and Below
For Relevant
International Standards
& Practice Guidelines)

 Sustainable
Short-term
Health Missions

Short-term Missions

Health Education 

Health Education 

International Standards
& Practice Guidelines
 

N/A

Community Health
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Community Health

International Standards
& Practice Guidelines

Community Health

Long-term &
Short-term Missions


Primary Care

Primary Care

International Standards
& Practice Guidelines
 

N/A

Maternal & Newborn
Health 

Maternal & Newborn Health

 International Standards
& Practice Guidelines
 

N/A


Child Health

Child Health

International Standards
& Practice Gui
delines

N/A

Patient SafetyPatient Safety

 International Standards
& Practice Guidelines

N/A

Disaster Response
Disaster Response

International Standards
& Practice Guidelines


N/A