This is the government store room for the wheelchairs . We had to climb through them to find the ones we wanted for the training sessions. It was a hot job.
|Two at a time. They weight about 35 lb. each and he does this will no problem. What a guy!|
|This is day one with all the technicians and clinicians.|
|This is Blake from the US training the techs, next to him is one of our translators. French is spoken in Burundi.|
|The man in blue is a MD named Jeff from the US and the blond is Lara also from the US. They volunteer their time to come and do the training. All four trainers from the US are from Utah.|
|Did you ever think you could have so much fun learning how to put together a wheelchair to fit a patient exactly. No more to big or too small, but just right.|
|Here the clinicians are learning the correct way to move a patient from the chair to another area in the proper way. This will be so valuable to limit injuries while moving your patient. Remember to ask if you can touch them!|