AnnouncementsInformation and News from Mennonite Healthcare Fellowship
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Mennonite clinic seeks volunteer medical professionals A small Mennonite clinic in the village of Catel, Guinea Bissau is seeking short-term volunteers (2 weeks or longer) to see patients and train staff. Knowledge of either French or Portuguese is...read more
Puerto Rico aid -- Mennonite Hospital Many of you are aware of the devastating destruction caused by hurricanes Irma and especially Maria on the island of Puerto Rico. Mennonites have a significant history of mission and service on the island, particularly in...read more
I've been thinking about the word "recovery" these days. Recovery is a gracious process, but not without some challenge, struggle, and even pain of its own. I am very glad to be in recovery mode from the unexpected crisis brought on by a heart attack last...read more
The planning committee for Mennonite Health Assembly is looking for stories for the next Assembly, to be held March 8-10, 2018, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The theme of the Assembly is Celebrating Resilience. Through stories, discussions and learning labs, we’ll be...read more
The MHF Board of Directors is pleased to announce that we have hired an Interim Executive Director while Paul Leichty recovers from a heart attack. We had several very good candidates to choose from and invited Timothy Johnson of Philadelphia, PA. We are grateful for...read more
With gratitude to the 2017 Annual Gathering planning committee (members listed below), we announce the content of our weekend. You’ll find a diversity perspectives represented in plenary and workshop sessions around the theme “Creating Healing Environments.” Registration booklets will be mailed in mid-February and online registration will also be launched around that time. We hope that you will plan to join us for this enriching weekend!
Planning Committee…read more
Thanksgiving this year comes on the heels of the surprising outcome of the most unusual and contentious election in the United States in recent memory. Regardless of how you feel about the outcome, two things are clear:read more
Ravi Prasad Jakkula, MPH, recently immigrated to the United States from India to join his wife in the metropolitan Chicago area. He is looking for the employment opportunity in physiotherapy, rehabilitation, public health, or healthcare administration.read more
Do you identify yourself as Mennonite, Brethren, or Anabaptist? Have you studied and/or worked in some healthcare field? Then, you belong in Mennonite Healthcare Fellowship! As an association of healthcare workers with an Anabaptist Christian perspective, MHF is the one place that will bring together your faith and healthcare profession into an integrated whole!read more
Board News. Two new Board members for MHF as well as three re-elected. New officers also elected for 2016-17 fiscal year.read more