Short Term Global Opportunities

CPFI has agreed to partner with the Christian Medical and Dental Associations and the Fellowship of Christian Nurses to send out short term medical teams under the group Global Health Outreach. The teams usually are one or two weeks in length. For a complete list of the possible projects and dates, click on the link to the GHO website.

 

Missions Scholarships

CPFI has limited funds from a tithe account to provide support for pharmacists or students going on short term mission projects. (Please note that if funds are awarded, that they will only be sent to the sending agency, not to individuals.)  Mission Scholarship Application Onlinepdf , Word doc   - Preference is given to GHO requests, but all applications are considered.

Pharmacist Tools for Short Term Mission Projects:

Pharmacist Manual for Short Term Mission Trips:

Best Practices - for Pharmacists on Short-Term Missions Trips

Prescription Labels - Word document template for Avery prescription labels to use on plastic zip loc bags as dispensing containers.  When you select the link save to your computer the executable file which is a self-extracting zip file that has multiple document templates for labels in English and Spanish.

Guidelines for Labeling  - FIP guidelines for prescription labeling.

Sample Formulary - Spreadsheet with a sample formulary.

Acquisition of Medications - Handout from GMHC Updated Nov. 2010

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Annual Global Health Conference

Each year there is an annual global health conference that provides a unique opportunity to inform, train, and equip health care professionals and students to use their medical skills to further God's kingdom, all through sharing the Gospel with those in need on both the international and domestic mission field.  Over the 3 day conference there are numerous plenary session speakers and over 70 different break out workshop sessions.  Over 100 mission organizations display in the exhibit hall and there have been more than 2500 health care professional and students in attendance.

GMHC  GHMC Logo10-12 November 2016 - Louisville, KY

  • Great networking opportunities to find places to serve
  • Excellent training to prepare you to serve
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Long Term Global Workers

International Outreach

Want to minister to and encourage pharmacists serving on a long term basis?

Click Here  -  to volunteer to regularly e-mail and encourage a pharmacist on the field.

Want to investigate opportunities for a pharmacy career in global outreach?

Check out the network link at:

Want to get additional training to prepare for a career in pharmacy missions?

Check out the preparations link at:

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Evangelism Training

Grace Prescriptions (Workshop or DVD & Workbook)

Every health professional has an unparalleled opportunity to impact the physical and spiritual health of his or her patients. Grace Prescriptions is designed to teach you to share your faith with patients in ways that safeguard the important ethical principles of respect, sensitivity, and permission. Originally taught in CMDA’s popular Saline Solution course, these concepts are proven to be effective as thousands of lives have been transformed. Grace Prescriptions builds on this legacy. Co-written and taught by co-authors Walt Larimore, MD, and William C. Peel, DMin, we encourage you utilize this resource to learn how God can use you to dispense Grace Prescriptions.

Who should work through this Small Group Training on DVD:

  • Medical professionals, their support staff and their spouse.
  • Training as a team will greatly enhance the ease of implementation and breadth of application of the principles you will learn at this conference.

You will learn the following skills and strategies to enhance your spiritual impact:

  • How to share spiritual truth in 20 seconds
  • How to discuss spiritual matters in a way that is comfortable and ethical
  • How to inspire your staff to make your practice site a great place to be
  • How to take a spiritual history
  • How and when to write faith prescriptions
  • How to develop a spiritual consult network
  • How to avoid backing up the waiting room
  • How to share the gospel in three minutes
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