Frequently Asked Questions

General

Who is Advocates for World Health?

AWH makes every possible effort to reallocate viable medical supplies to hospitals that need it most. This includes purchasing excess inventory of unused medical equipment that is not financially advantageous to donate to AWH. We purchase devices that our partners abroad need on an equipment-specific basis and cover the cost of domestically trucking valuable medical equipment to the AWH warehouse.

What guidelines does AWH follow to ensure quality medical equipment is collected and redistributed?

AWH makes every possible effort to reallocate viable medical supplies to hospitals that need it most. This includes purchasing excess inventory of unused medical equipment that is not financially advantageous to donate to AWH. We purchase devices that our partners abroad need on an equipment-specific basis and cover the cost of domestically trucking valuable medical equipment to the AWH warehouse.

How It Works

Do I have to order a 40-foot or 20-foot container size?

AWH makes every possible effort to reallocate viable medical supplies to hospitals that need it most. This includes purchasing excess inventory of unused medical equipment that is not financially advantageous to donate to AWH. We purchase devices that our partners abroad need on an equipment-specific basis and cover the cost of domestically trucking valuable medical equipment to the AWH warehouse.

How do I order products that I need?

AWH makes every possible effort to reallocate viable medical supplies to hospitals that need it most. This includes purchasing excess inventory of unused medical equipment that is not financially advantageous to donate to AWH. We purchase devices that our partners abroad need on an equipment-specific basis and cover the cost of domestically trucking valuable medical equipment to the AWH warehouse.

What types of products can I order?

AWH makes every possible effort to reallocate viable medical supplies to hospitals that need it most. This includes purchasing excess inventory of unused medical equipment that is not financially advantageous to donate to AWH. We purchase devices that our partners abroad need on an equipment-specific basis and cover the cost of domestically trucking valuable medical equipment to the AWH warehouse.

How do hospitals benefit from donating surplus medical supplies?

AWH makes every possible effort to reallocate viable medical supplies to hospitals that need it most. This includes purchasing excess inventory of unused medical equipment that is not financially advantageous to donate to AWH. We purchase devices that our partners abroad need on an equipment-specific basis and cover the cost of domestically trucking valuable medical equipment to the AWH warehouse.

How It Works

What criteria does AWH require for medical donations?

AWH makes every possible effort to reallocate viable medical supplies to hospitals that need it most. This includes purchasing excess inventory of unused medical equipment that is not financially advantageous to donate to AWH. We purchase devices that our partners abroad need on an equipment-specific basis and cover the cost of domestically trucking valuable medical equipment to the AWH warehouse.

Do you offer a warranty for donated equipment?

AWH makes every possible effort to reallocate viable medical supplies to hospitals that need it most. This includes purchasing excess inventory of unused medical equipment that is not financially advantageous to donate to AWH. We purchase devices that our partners abroad need on an equipment-specific basis and cover the cost of domestically trucking valuable medical equipment to the AWH warehouse.

Is my donation tax deductible?

AWH makes every possible effort to reallocate viable medical supplies to hospitals that need it most. This includes purchasing excess inventory of unused medical equipment that is not financially advantageous to donate to AWH. We purchase devices that our partners abroad need on an equipment-specific basis and cover the cost of domestically trucking valuable medical equipment to the AWH warehouse.