SNH&RC - Medical Camps
During the month of December 2008, the Community Health Department of the Sri Narayani Hospital & Research Centre conducted many Medical Camps as part of their ongoing Outreach Program.
This month they conducted camps for Ante Natal Care Doctors Visit, Ante Natal Care, School Health, Neurological and Blood Donation.
Ante Natal Care Doctors Visit
An Ante Natal Care Doctors Visit Camp was conducted on November 11th, 2008 from Sekanoor to Bhuthur. Dr. T. Kannaki headed the camp where she and the Auxiliary Nurses examined over 20 pregnant women for intra uterus growth retardation, low lying placenta, hydromnios and uterus diseases. The women who were anaemic were provided with injections and iron tablets free of charge. Those who needed hospitalization were referred to the hospital.
Ante Natal Care Camp
Ante Natal Care camps were conducted on November 5th and 11th, 2009 from Pulimedu to Vasanthanadai and Ariyurkuppam to Puthur. The Auxiliary Nurses examined over 40 pregnant women for common problems that occur during pregnancy to ensure there are no complications. Medicines were provided free of charge for all those who needed it.
School Health & Dental Camps
School Health Camps were conducted on December 4th, 10th, and 18th 2008 in the Elementary Schools of Moolgate, Narasingapuram & Nambirajapuram. Dr. Anitha gave over 205 students a general health & dental check up. Those that needed treatment were given free medicines. Those that needed hospital care were referred to the hospital.