October 13th, 2015 Meeting

Flying Samaritans

General Meeting Minutes

10/13/15

  • Presentation by Dr. Farook
    • Women’s health presentation
  • Officer Hours
    • Purpose: If you miss a meeting, want more information, or interested in how FS operates
    • Hours
      • Monday: 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
      • Tuesday: 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
      • Wednesday: 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
      • Thursday: 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
      • Friday: 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
    • Location: Student life and leadership 210
  • November Clinic
    • Women’s Health Specialty clinic
    • OBGYN Health Professionals and general primary care
    • Bring condoms from Calpulli to our next meeting! Bag of condoms for our patients. We will make note of the members that donate them
  • Clinic Location
    • San Benito Abad Church in Ejido Matamoros, Tijuana, Mexico
    • Less than 15 minutes across the Otay Mesa border crossing
  • Clinic Overview
    • Meet at Alterra Apartments
      • 8727 Fletcher Pkwy, La Mesa, CA 91942
      • 5am or 6am (free parking) and must be on time
    • Caravan to clinic
    • Clinic from 7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
    • Border wait time: 30min-3 hours
    • Drop off at Alterra Apartments
  • Clinic Stations
    • Registration
    • Triage/Lab- Must be certified
    • Exam Rooms- Interpreter/Runner
    • Physical therapy
    • Public health
    • Pharmacy
    • Dental
  • Requirements
    • Membership fee $30
    • Scrubs $15
    • Membership Application and Liability Form
    • Attend meetings and training
    • Participate in Fundraiser (every month has a different event)
    • Day of clinic there is $10 pharmacy and $10 gas/insurance donation
  • Clinic Preparations
    • Clinic sign up sent 3 weeks before clinic
    • Volunteer list sent 2 weeks before clinic
    • Clinic details and schedule sent before clinic trip
    • One training session is required per year
    • Attend meetings and fundraiser
  • Providers and Faculty Advisers
    • Faculty Advisor: Dr. Martin
    • Providers: We are very fortunate to be able to work with a variety of health care providers. Surgeons, Dentists, MD, DO, PA, NP, RN, Dental Hygienists, DPT, Therapists, etc.
    • Many are consistent providers that come every month. The patients rely on their excellent care
  • Executive Officers
    • President: Jonah Gevercer
    • VP Internal: Niveen Kryakos
    • VP External: Diego Garcia
    • Secretary: Michael Lowe
    • Treasurer: Geraldo Hernandez
    • Co Fundraising Chair: Tina Mirzakhanian and Natalie Parker
    • Clinic Coordinator: Jasmine Carey
    • Public Health: Morrel Gonzalez and Mariana Morales
    • Dental Coordinator: Micah Tanikawa
    • Dental Back Office Coordinator: Emilio Tapia
    • Dental Public Health: Arturo Elias
    • Dental Front Office Coordinator: Karla Rendon
    • Publicity/CSSC Rep: Alana Ghanim
    • Pharmacy: Joy Gao and Jennie Wong
  • Contact Information