Monthly Archives: October 2014


Volunteer Work in Nepal

Jeannett and Vonda from Capstone Physical Therapy traveled to Katmandu, Nepal in October with Marv Tjolker and Alvin Starkenburg. Jeannett and Vonda worked in the Nepal Orthopedic Hospital’s Physical Therapy Department. Nepal Orthopedic Hospital is a hospital in Katmandu that specializes in surgeries and treatment for orthopedic injuries (bone and joint). They worked alongside the hospital physical therapy staff treating patients in the clinic and on the hospital ward. They delivered 2 ultrasounds, exercise equipment and TENS machines that were purchased by the Mount Baker Rotary club. The rotary club has been a major contributor to the hospital over the years. [...]