St John of God School of Nursing in Lunsar, Sierra Leone.
The Hospitaller Order of Saint John of God is an international Catholic healthcare organisation with over 250 hospitals and centres in more than 50 countries throughout the world.
The St. John of God Catholic Hospital in Mabesseneh-Lunsar belonging to the hospitaller order of the Brothers of St. John of God officially opened on the 7thof January 1967
The St. John of God Catholic hospital has experienced closure since the Ebola outbreak since August 18, 2014 compelled by the Ministry of Health and has courageously been part of the assistance to assist local communities stricken by the virus. The hospital is yet hopeful to open in 2015 when the infection is no longer a health concern.
VMM has been involved with St John of God providing Nurse Tutors since 2011 assisting with over 90 students graduating.