Our Mission

Union of Medical Care and Relief Organizations-USA (UOSSM USA) is an independent, nonprofit, non-government, medical, humanitarian organization, founded to support the health-related needs and well-being of people and communities affected by crises, regardless of nationality, ethnicity, gender, religion or political affiliation. UOSSM USA is dedicated to building sustainable health-related services and reducing human suffering, and is non-political and non-sectarian in its mission.

News & Updates

Latest Updates

UOSSM USA Organizes Breakout Session at Interaction Forum 2017

May 26, 2017

UOSSM USA is organizing a breakout session at the Interaction Forum 2017 entitled “Re-envisioning Partnership in Humanitarian Response: Insights from Syria”. The Forum is scheduled for Tuesday, June 20, 2017...

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UOSSM Releases Syrian Hospital Report

May 26, 2017

UOSSM  released the UOSSM Syrian Hospital Report which is the most comprehensive of its kind. Key Findings of the Syrian Hospitals Surveillance Report: • All 107 hospitals examined in Aleppo, Idlib, Latakia, Hammah,...

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Press Releases

Kafr Zeta Specialized Surgical and Maternity Hospital Leveled to the Ground; Attacks...

May 01, 2017

The specialized surgical and maternity hospital in Kafr Zeta, Hama,(picture above) was leveled to the ground this weekend after being attacked three times in 24 hours. The first attack happened on Friday, April 28 at 4 p.m Damascus time, causing damage to the facility and the outpatient clinics. The second...

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Wave of Hospital Bombings Paralyzes Medical System in Idlib, Syria

April 27, 2017

 A joint statement was sent out today on behalf of the largest national medical NGO's in Syria; UOSSM (Union Of Medical Care and Relief Organizations), SAMS (Syrian American Medical Society), SBMS (Syrian British Medical Society- UOSSM Member), Syria Relief (UOSSM Member), SHAAM Humanitarian, SIMRO (Sustainable International Medical Relief Organization), IDA...

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A Deadly Day in Syria as Two Hospitals, and A Refugee Camp...

April 26, 2017

It was another destructive and bloody day in Syria as two hospitals, and a refugee camp were attacked, leaving thousands in areas subject to daily bombardment, without access to medical care. A hospital in Daraa, the Latamneh Hospital, and the Maartah refugee were all attacked today, killing at least two...

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Kafr Takhareem Surgical Hospital in Idlib Attacked By Three Airstrikes

April 25, 2017

  Kafr Takhareem Hospital was targeted and attacked this morning by three airstrikes at 2 a.m. Damascus time. The hospital was severely damaged and put out of service, two ambulances and a service car were also destroyed. No fatalities or casualties were reported from inside the hospital, but 12 people...

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Videos

UOSSM ATSG Training Session

May 19, 2017

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Newsletters

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FEBRUARY 2017

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Blog

AISHA; THROUGH PAIN THERE IS HOPE

February 26, 2016

Young Aisha was in the comfort of her own home in Daraya with her 39 year old mother, when all of a sudden she heard the sounds of armed forces forcing their way into neighboring homes along with loud screams and the piercing sound of bullets being fired. This was...

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YOUNG BOY WITNESSES UNBEARABLE SCENE; RECEIVES PTSD TREATMENT AT UOSSM’S MHPSS

February 25, 2016

The children in Syria have witnessed too many atrocities in the past five years. No child should ever have to  bear witness a scene so brutal, so violent, that it could literally cause one to go into a state of shock from fear and distress. But yet again, a young...

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BABY GIRL SUSTAINS BURNS ON 70% OF BODY; COMES TO US FOR MEDICAL TREATMENT

January 29, 2016

Among all those burns you can still see her smile light up a room, despite her pain and agony, she is still smiling. This is a story of hope… a story of triumph over tragedy… this is the story of Kauthar. It was March 15, 2015, the 15 month old...

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