Health Department Kotranka organised Mega Health Camp at Village Dhevan
Continuing the endeavour to provide high quality healthcare services in far flung areas at the doorsteps of people, a mega health camp was organised by Health Department Kotranka at Village Dhevan Panchayat Shahpur.
The event was organised under the directions of Director Health Services Jammu Dr Saleem Ur Rahman and Dr Abdul Hamid Zarger CMO Rajouri.
Hundreds of people participated and availed benefits free of cost. The event was supervised by Dr Iqbal Malik BMO Kandi.
Ayushman Bharat- SEHAT Golden Cards were issued by a team on the spot. General medical checkup and treatment was provided to the patients. Dental Checkup, eye checkup, ENT checkup, Lab services including sputum examination were also provided to the public. More than 325 patients received consultation from doctors.
Medical screening of non communicable diseases (NCD) like hypertension and diabetis was conducted by a team of doctors.
All medicines were available free of cost for the public including allopathic and AYUSH medicine.
Mohd Ayoub Lone CHO Kandi delivered a lecture for awareness about various health schemes of the govt such as ABHA digital Health ID, telemedicine facilities, SEHAT card etc.
Public was also given information about proper hand washing techniques, maintaining hygiene and benefits of balanced diet.
Dr Iqbal Malik who is also District Mental Health Program Officer provided Mental Health Counseling as well as screening services to the patients.
The Medical Board constituted for issuing medical certificates issued 125 old age certificates, 30 fitness certificates, 7 widow certificates and 2 illness certificates to the beneficiaries.
It was a holistic event where all health facilities were provided to public at their doorstep.
General public including PRIs expressed their thankfulness to health department for this great initiative.