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James is a young man from Kenya who needs $998 to fund fracture repair surgery.

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June 19, 2019

James is a laborer from Kenya. Earlier this month, while he was fixing an air conditioner, he fell and sustained a closed fracture of his left femur bone. He is in chronic pain and is not able able to walk.

Fortunately, surgeons at our medical partner can help. On June 20, James will undergo a fracture repair procedure, called an open reduction and internal fixation. This procedure will help him walk easily again, and he will be able to go back to work and provide for his family. Now, our medical partner, African Mission Healthcare Foundation, is requesting $998 to fund this procedure.

“I am desperate but I hope someone will come to my aid. I am the breadwinner and my family needs my support,” says James.

James is a laborer from Kenya. Earlier this month, while he was fixing an air conditioner, he fell and sustained a closed fracture of his le...

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James's Timeline

  • June 19, 2019
    PROFILE SUBMITTED

    James was submitted by Joan Kadagaya, Curative Medical Support Program-Partner Representative at African Mission Healthcare Foundation, our medical partner in Kenya.

  • June 20, 2019
    TREATMENT OCCURRED

    James received treatment at Nazareth Hospital. Medical partners often provide care to patients accepted by Watsi before those patients are fully funded, operating under the guarantee that the cost of care will be paid for by donors.

  • June 21, 2019
    PROFILE PUBLISHED

    James's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • July 06, 2019
    AWAITING UPDATE

    Awaiting James's treatment update from African Mission Healthcare Foundation.

  • TODAY
    AWAITING FUNDING

    James is currently raising funds for his treatment.

Funded by 24 donors

Funded by 24 donors

Treatment
Nazareth - ORIF
  • Cost Breakdown
On average, it costs $998 for James's treatment
Hospital Fees
$458
Medical Staff
$0
Medication
$26
Supplies
$379
Labs
$104
Radiology
$31

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