Flying Hospital Brings Eye Care To The Poor

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Eye patient Yang Guifen walks out of a washroom onboard the ORBIS... News PhotoChina - East Asia,Domestic Bathroom,Healthcare And Medicine,Hubei Province,Human Interest,Patient,Walking,WuhanPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2007 China PhotosWUHAN, CHINA - MARCH 15: (CHINA OUT) Eye patient Yang Guifen walks out of a washroom onboard the ORBIS Flying Eye Hospital March 15, 2007 in Wuhan of Hubei Province, China. ORBIS is performing free eye surgery through March 26 for 50 impoverished patients on a converted DC-10 aircraft, billed as the world's only such hospital, during its 34th visit to China. ORBIS International, founded in New York in 1982, is an independent non-profit, non-governmental charity dedicated to preventing and treating blindness. (Photo by China Photos/Getty Images)