FAQs for Serving

Do I have to be Catholic? What if I’m Catholic but my spouse is not?

Do I have to have a US Medical License?

Why is the long-term program 3 years?

Why is the short-term program one – three months?

What medical support will I have?

Will it be safe for my family?

What are the financial arrangements? Is there a stipend?

I have student loans; do you offer any repayment program or can I get a deferment?

Will I have health insurance?

How is placement decided? Can I choose what country where I will serve?

What is the housing like for Mission Doctors overseas?

Will I be able to come home during my three year assignment?

Can family and friends visit me overseas?

Other questions? Please contact us!