29 May 2017
Last week local staff in Jordan was trained for deploying and using a Hospitrailer in the 'The Berm'. The Berm is a strip of desert at the border of Syria and Jordan where thousands of Syrian refugees are trapped between a war and a country they cannot enter.
27 February 2017
“The RHSC is a strong partnership between organizations with different kind of backgrounds. These partnerships will add value to the work of Hospitainer and will help us accomplish more, collectively, than we could otherwise do on our own”, says Rolof Mulder. (CEO of Hospitainer)
10 February 2017
Hospitainer provides 7 new medical containers that will be used alongside previously delivered containers, on a larger ship. The medical facilities will be used by one of the largest NGOs worldwide, to treat hundreds of refugees who tried to make the perilous crossing to Europe, risking their lives.
27 January 2017
Hospitainer provided UNFPA with a mobile hospital in a 40ft container, for treatment of refugees in ‘the Berm’. UNFPA will use the mobile hospital for surgery, deliveries, C-sections and other needed healthcare in the refugee camps.
24 November 2016
In close collaboration with one of the largest relief organizations worldwide, Hospitainer provided a five truck mobile surgical hospital. These hospitainers will accommodate lifesaving emergency surgery and other medical care for victims of the war in and around Mosul, in northern Iraq.
28 October 2016
Vulnerable groups in a society are very often the biggest victims of a conflict. This is also the case in countries like Iraq and Syria where conflicts threaten women and children in their everyday life, at home or in refugee camps. The vulnerable situation of these women and children is the reason why Hospitainer came up with the idea of a Maternitainer.
16 September 2016
On spot, Hospitainer's 50 bed Hospital and the medical staff were able to treat pilgrims with all kind of medical complications: dehydration, open wounds, breathing problems, etc. The dedicated medical staff was there to serve the people in the mobile hospital.
The Hospivessel is a sailing emergency hospital. A basic set-up includes an operation theatre, pre- and post- operation room, sterilization and a central lobby for reception, triage and storage. Different other modules can be used or added, like X-ray, pharmacy, ophthalmology, examination rooms and much more.
The Ship Bourbon Argos and Phoenix rescued over 2.200 people within one month. A Hospitianer Treatment center is installed on the Bourbon Argos. The center is used to give first aid to the rescued people.
9 May 2015
Hospitainer installes in 3 days medical units (Hospivessel) on the Bourbon Argos. Several containers have been fixed on the deck so the boat is equipped with an emergency room, an observation and consultation room, a dressing/consultation room, sanitation, storage and morgue.
12 April 2015
Het lijkt alsof de ebola-uitbraak in Liberia onder controle is, en het Nederlandse team dat in dat land werkt dus kan vertrekken. Dat is althans de gedachte. Maar dat is misschien wel te simpel gedacht.
Lees het artikel verder op: www.volkskrant.nl
Demonstration of quality innovations in emergency aid and reconstruction after disaster in the Port of Amsterdam
9 April 2015
After 3 years, the results of the ambitious collaboration S(P)EEDKITS will be shown to the press at the campus of De Mobiele Fabriek in the Port of Amsterdam on the 14th of April at 16.00.
Date event: April 14 at 16.00
Location: Campus De Mobiele Fabriek, Papierweg 5, 1013 BL Amsterdam
Contact for interviews: Verele de Vreede (Waste) 0642229822
3 April 2015
For the research project S(p)eedkits we are testing a prototype of the Instant Deployable Coordination Centre.
4 March 2015
Three Ebola laboraties are now installed and operational in Sierra Leone and Liberia
28 January 2015
This January Hospitainer helped implement the first mobile hospital project in Congo. The goal of the project is to bring free healthcare services to the people of Brazzaville. A team of Hospitainer provided technical training on location to 15 medical experts.
4 November 2014
De schok was groot toen twee Nederlandse artsen in Sierra Leone besmet leken met ebola. Gelukkig was het vals alarm en kunnen Nick Swinkels en Erdi Huizenga door waarmee ze bezig waren: zich inzetten voor de gezondheidszorg in Afrika. Want juist nu is er veel hulp nodig. Erdi is al teruggegaan naar Sierra Leone en Nick vertrekt over een paar weken, met een mobiel hospitaal.
4 November 2014
3 November 2014
6 november vertrekt het marineschip de Karel Doorman geladen met medische containers naar het getroffen Ebola gebied. De medische containers zullen dienen als mobiele klinieken en test laboratoria voor besmette patiënten.
UNFPA Executive Director Dr. Babatunde Osotimenhin inspects the new Hospitainer delivery room in Palo
16 December 2013
1 December 2013
In the first week of December a mobile Hospital (build out of shipping containers) is send to the worst-hit area of the Philippines to bring medical relief to the victims of the Typhoon Haiyan. The hospital is transported by plane and boat to the disaster area.
17 February 2010
Almost one month after the earthquake, a Hospitainer was installed . It functions as an orthopedic hospital and is equipped with a C-bow X-ray.
Packing the Hospitainer took 2 days. Shipping over sea took 2 weeks, building up in Haïti took 2,5 days including installation of the water tower.