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Challenges and Trends in Global Healthcare Missions

Tazelaar, Grace

doi: 10.1097/CNJ.0b013e31821da634
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Abstract: Changes in travel, communications, and technology are impacting how the ministry of healthcare missions is being implemented around the globe. This article discusses five emerging trends in healthcare missions, offering rationale for each and a vision for bringing health and healing among all peoples of the world.

The world is changing with astonishing speed. How is this impacting healthcare missions and the vision to bring health and healing among all peoples of the world?

Grace Tazelaar, MS, RN, is Missions Director for Nurses Christian Fellowship USA. She is on a team beginning the Center for the Study of Health in Mission whose vision is that the global church advances in its role in health and healing.

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