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Success! Joshua from Kenya raised $998 to fund fracture repair surgery.

Joshua
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  • $998 raised, $0 to go
$998
raised
$0
to go
Fully funded
Joshua's treatment was fully funded on June 17, 2018.

Photo of Joshua post-operation

April 30, 2018

Joshua underwent fracture repair surgery.

Joshua had successful surgery. He was able to walk home with crutches. Soon, Joshua will be able to use his leg again and resume his farming and his job.

He says, “I thank Watsi and Nazareth hospital for helping me. At least am confident that soon I will be able to walk again and work to support my family.”

Joshua had successful surgery. He was able to walk home with crutches. Soon, Joshua will be able to use his leg again and resume his farming...

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April 9, 2018

Joshua is a farmer from Kenya. He is married and has one child.

Last month, Joshua slipped in the rain. This caused a fractured tibia and fibula and an ankle dislocation He is not able to walk or work.

Fortunately, surgeons at our medical partner can help. On April 10, Joshua will undergo a fracture repair procedure, called an open reduction and internal fixation. This procedure will help him walk easily again. Now, our medical partner, African Mission Healthcare Foundation, is requesting $998 to fund this procedure.

“I am worried because my family fully depends on me. I hope Watsi will help me, and hope my leg will be well soon so that I can take care of my family,” says Joshua.

Joshua is a farmer from Kenya. He is married and has one child. Last month, Joshua slipped in the rain. This caused a fractured tibia an...

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Joshua's Timeline

  • April 9, 2018
    PROFILE SUBMITTED

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

  • April 10, 2018
    PROFILE PUBLISHED

    Joshua's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • April 12, 2018
    TREATMENT OCCURRED

    Joshua 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.

  • April 30, 2018
    TREATMENT UPDATE

    Joshua's treatment was successful. Read the update.

  • June 17, 2018
    FULLY FUNDED

    Joshua's treatment was fully funded.

Funded by 35 donors

Funded by 35 donors

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

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