Health Camp held at GHS Kenuozou

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Dimapur, September 22: Chief Medical Officer, Kohima Department of Health & Family Welfare along with Ward Adoption Committee for 10th Northern Angami 1 A/C organized a “Health Camp” at Government High School, Kenuozou on September 15. The main objective of the Health Camp is to create awareness and to sensitize the urban community about adopting a healthy lifestyle.
Dr. Ritu Thurr, CMO addressing the gathering, said that it is the responsibility of each and everyone to bring about awareness to uplift the health of the society as a whole and that every individual should contribute in whatever small ways one can towards a healthy society.
The Department of Health & Family Welfare also sought to create awareness in regard to Measles Rubella Vaccine Campaign which will kick start on 3rd October 2018 and will target all children between the age group of 9 months to 15 years. Focus Group Discussion activity with regard to the Measles Rubella Vaccine Campaign was initiated by Urban Consultant, Subonglemla Jamir.
Altogether 190 people turned up to avail the services provided during the Free Health Check-up. Medicines were also distributed for free to the patients. ICTC screening was done for 14 patients. Various Lab-test services were provided for RNTCP – 5 Sputum collected, NVBDCP – 88 blood slides, RBS/HB – 87 collected. (Page News Service)