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Success! Josphat from Kenya raised $1,500 to fund spinal surgery.

Josphat
100%
  • $1,500 raised, $0 to go
$1,500
raised
$0
to go
Fully funded
Josphat's treatment was fully funded on September 25, 2018.

Photo of Josphat post-operation

August 15, 2018

Josphat underwent spinal surgery.

Surgery was successful, and his pain has been eliminated. He is recovering well and has started his physiotherapy sessions.

Josphat says, “Thank you for the kind support. I am confident that soon I will be discharged and regain my ability to provide for my family.”

Surgery was successful, and his pain has been eliminated. He is recovering well and has started his physiotherapy sessions. Josphat says,...

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July 20, 2018

Josphat is a man from Kenya. He is a father of three children and is married. His wife is a casual laborer.

In 2015, Josphat fell from a ladder. He suffered a spinal injury that has restricted his movement and ability to work. He has been to several hospitals trying to get treatment. After an MRI, he was diagnosed with a spinal injury and needs surgery.

Josphat was referred to our medical partner’s care center, where he is scheduled to undergo a spinal fusion surgery on July 24. Our medical partner is requesting $1,500 to fund this procedure.

Josphat is a man from Kenya. He is a father of three children and is married. His wife is a casual laborer. In 2015, Josphat fell from a ...

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Josphat's Timeline

  • July 20, 2018
    PROFILE SUBMITTED

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

  • July 20, 2018
    PROFILE PUBLISHED

    Josphat's profile was published to start raising funds.

  • August 02, 2018
    TREATMENT OCCURRED

    Josphat received treatment at AIC Kijabe 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.

  • August 15, 2018
    TREATMENT UPDATE

    Josphat's treatment was successful. Read the update.

  • September 25, 2018
    FULLY FUNDED

    Josphat's treatment was fully funded.

Funded by 28 donors

Treatment
Spinal Fusion
  • Cost Breakdown
On average, it costs $3,090 for Josphat's treatment
Subsidies fund $1,590 and Watsi raises the remaining $1,500
Hospital Fees
$2,476
Medical Staff
$0
Medication
$107
Supplies
$0
Labs
$112
Other
$395

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