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Medical Teams International Receives Approval to Distribute COVID-19 Vaccine, Regence BlueShield named Strategic Funding Partner

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(Seattle, WA) April 13, 2021 – Medical Teams International is pleased to announce that it has been approved by the Washington State Department of Health to begin distributing the COVID-19 vaccine in Washington. The organization’s staff and network of medical...

Medical Teams International Receives Approval to Distribute COVID-19 Vaccine, Regence BlueCross BlueShield of Oregon named Strategic Funding Partner

Medical Teams International
 
Press Release
(Portland, OR) April 1, 2021 – Medical Teams International is pleased to announce that it has been approved by the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) to begin distributing the COVID-19 vaccine in Oregon. The organization’s staff and network of medical volunteers...

Medical Teams International Treats Survivors of Massive Fire in World’s Largest Refugee Camp in Bangladesh

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Shelters, Health Clinics, and Other Essential Facilities Destroyed in Kutupalong, Bangladesh (Portland, OR) March 25, 2021 – On Monday, March 22, a massive fire broke out in the world’s largest refugee camp in Kutupalong, Bangladesh. Government response services, including fire...

Medical Teams International Stands with the Asian American and Pacific Islander Community

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The Medical Teams International community is deeply disturbed by the ruthless acts of violence this past week that killed eight women, six of Asian descent, in Atlanta, Georgia, and the thousands of other reported anti-Asian hate and gender-based crimes that...

Medical Teams International Receives Approval from Oregon Health Authority to Distribute COVID-19 Vaccine

Medical Teams International
(Portland, OR) March 17, 2021 – Medical Teams International is pleased to announce that it has been approved by the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) to begin distributing the COVID-19 vaccine. The organization’s staff and network of medical volunteers will administer...

Medical Teams International Earns Coveted 4-Star Rating from Charity Navigator

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(Portland, OR) March 2, 2021 – Medical Teams International’s strong financial health and commitment to accountability and transparency have earned it a 4-star rating from Charity Navigator, America’s largest independent charity evaluator. Since 2002, using objective analysis, Charity Navigator has...

Colombia: An Ethical COVID-19 Vaccination Campaign Leaves No One Behind

Medical Teams International
 
Press Release
Bogota, Colombia – Malteser International and Medical Teams International express concern over the Colombian government’s announcement that migrants with irregular status will not be considered in the national vaccination roll-out. According to Migracíón Colombia, there are 1.76[1] million Venezuelan...

Medical Teams and Pro Refrigeration, Inc. Prepare for COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution to Vulnerable Populations Locally

Medical Teams International
 
Press Release
Pro Bono Services and Gifts-in-Kind from Pro Refrigeration Will Help Drive Charity’s Mission (Auburn, WA) January 8, 2021 – As COVID-19 cases increase rapidly and state and local authorities determine the vaccine rollout strategy, the non-profit Medical Teams International is...

Medical Teams International Awarded $1.35 million by USAID for Guatemala COVID-19 Emergency Response

Medical Teams International
 
Press Release
(Portland, OR) December 8, 2020—Medical Teams International is pleased to announce that it has been granted $1.35 million from USAID’s Bureau for Humanitarian Assistance for its COVID-19 emergency preparedness and response in Guatemala. The $1.35 million, plus an additional $50,000...

Medical Teams International Responds to Hurricane Eta Aftermath in Guatemala

Medical Teams International
 
Press Release
Non-Profit on the Ground and Fundraising to Provide Emergency Hygiene Kits to Affected Communities (Portland, OR) November 6, 2020 – The Portland-based nonprofit Medical Teams International (Medical Teams) is responding to the immediate needs of Guatemalans impacted by flooding, landslides,...

Medical Teams and Green Empowerment to Electrify Rural Health Clinics in Uganda

Medical Teams International
 
Press Release
Non-Profit is Partnering with fellow Portland-based NGO  (Portland, OR) October 28, 2020 – Renewable energy is becoming more accessible to rural communities in Uganda thanks to a new partnership between Medical Teams International and Green Empowerment.  The Medical Teams’ program in Uganda focuses...

Medical Teams International Introduces Free COVID-19 Testing in Oregon

Medical Teams International
Non-profit announces free testing dates and sites in Hood River County (Portland, OR) SEPTEMBER 29, 2020—The non-profit Medical Teams International and the Hood River County Health Department have partnered to introduce mobile COVID-19 testing this week in Hood River County,...
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