Health mela conducted at Shamator

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Dimapur, April 29: The District health society (DHS), Health & Family Welfare Tuensang organized a one day Health Mela at Shamator Town, Shamator block. Villagers from Waphur, Sangphur, Chassier, Leangkiur Shamator villages and Shamator town availed medical services during the camp on April 26.
The medical team was led by Chief Medical Officer (CMO) Dr T Pangjung Sangtam and deputy CMO Dr I Temsu Longchar accompanied by five medical officers, seven nurses, different vertical programmes, two FWAs, district coordinator PM-JAY and DPMU staffs.
A total number of 301 OPD were registered, 24 dental extractions, and 31 blood test for malaria was carried out during the camp. IEC materials on pregnancy test-kit, family planning, JSY/JSSK, non-communicable disease in the local dialect were also distributed during the camp.
CMO, IEC team and DCM conducted three sessions of FGD/IPC at PHC Shamator, Leangkonger and Shamator villages on the importance of family planning, child health and maternal health materials. School health team led by SHP coordinator with two health assistants also visited three schools and gave health talk on cleanliness and 4Ds to around 2500 students.
(Page News Service)