Kilimanjaro Search and Rescue
CoROM is partnered with Kilimanjaro Search and Rescue. They are a helicopter based EMS system located at the base of Mount Kilimanjaro. They are the only HEMS unit in Tanzania.
Kilimanjaro SAR was established in 2016 as the first and only helicopter-based search and rescue company in Tanzania. They provide coverage of Mount Kilimanjaro, Mount Meru and Tanzania’s National Parks.
Kilimanjaro SAR run the only High-Altitude Medicine Clinic in Africa.
The placement is located in Moshi. It is a forty-five minute drive from the main airport.
You will be working in the Saint Joseph hospital in Moshi when not responding to emergency callouts.
The average callout volume is four calls per day.
All proceeds of this placement are donated directly back into Moshi, Tanzania. The College provides free training and certification for their HEMS doctors as well as offering free Wilderness First Aid certifications for Kilimanjaro mountain guides, rangers and porters.