GF Health partners with Mercy Ships

Thursday, July 7, 2016

ATLANTA – GF Health Products has agreed to donate medical equipment to Mercy Ships, a volunteer-based international charity that delivers free health care to Africa and other medically underserved nations. Mercy Ships, which operates the largest non-governmental hospital ship in the world, has performed more than 79,000 life-saving surgeries and docked in more than 580 ports since 1978.“We are proud to partner with Mercy Ships and its 1,400 volunteers in their mission to make health care accessible to developing nations,” said Ken Spett, CEO of GF Health, in a press release. “We are specifically supporting their ophthalmic surgery projects in impoverished communities with in-kind donations of our Hausted stretchers.”