IHELP became a reality in 1995. The name was selected to include a scope of opportunities the world has to offer. IHELP's name was selected after visiting hospitals in other countries. The experience meeting colleagues and touring hospitals provides an incredible opportunity to learn, develop friendships and see God's beautiful creations. Hospitals, clinics and public health organizations have been visited in the following countries: Mexico, Bahamas, Switzerland, Australia, New Zealand, Spain, China, Argentina and Peru.