Nursing Students Collect Supplies for Nicaragua Trip
The Nursing Class of 2014 is helping to gather supplies for the study abroad health care on-site projects in Nicaragua in January 2014. The supplies will be used in the local hospital for maternity, newborn, and surgical clients as well as clinics for lobster divers, children, and others. Donations can be left in either faculty suite, Room 220 or 241.
Wish List for International Healthcare On-site NicaraguaAll items should be gently used, nearly new, or new. Please do not donate stained or damaged goods. Thank you for helping TC3 students collect meaningful and useful donations for people in Puerto Cabezas, Nicaragua. 2014 will be the 20th anniversary of TC3 faculty and students traveling to this community.
Flat sheets-any size
Nursing & medical scrubsOperating room hats and masks, shoe coversStethoscopes including pediatric sizeGlucometers and suppliesOstomy suppliesFoley catheters for self catheterizationDressing change supplies-4 x 4 gauze, gauze wraps, ace bandagesCloth to make swaddles for ‘kangaroo’ carriers for preemies and othersNewborn front cloth carriers, Slings
Items for mother’s gift bags:
1) Baby outfits- sizes NB to 9-12mos, mostly cotton, light long sleeve OK
2) Baby receiving blankets
3) Cloth diapers/Paper diapers
4) Sanitary napkins
5) Mother clothing-Size: Small to Large-summer dresses, leggings, button down blouses, designer Ts, brand new cotton briefs
6) Wash clothes, hand towels
Donation dealine is December 1, 2013