Transparent Hands held a free medical camp and preventive healthcare session at house# A 30 Qalandarabad, Near Jamia Masjid Zainab, Gulistan e Jauhar Block 10, Karachi, intending to provide quality healthcare to impoverished patients.
Free Consultations, Medicines, and Diagnostic Tests
A total of 320 deserving patients were able to benefit from Transparent Hands’ provision of free consultations with expert doctors. Alongside these consultations, attendees were also provided with free services including medicines, diabetes tests, hepatitis B screenings, uric acid tests, cholesterol tests, and blood pressure check-ups. Furthermore, a total of 50 diagnostic tests were conducted during the medical camp.
Preventive Healthcare Session on Cleanliness
One of our expert doctors conducted a preventive healthcare session on cleanliness.
During the session, attendees were educated about the importance of cleanliness and its role in maintaining good health.
Diseases and Treatments
Most of the patients who sought consultation were suffering from fever, cough, flu, chest pain, chest congestion, toothache, earache, migraine, scabies, muscle pain, stomach acidity, gastric trouble, abdominal pain, diarrhea, diabetes, high blood pressure, anemia, body pain, and general weakness.
The camp provided much-needed medical consultations, diagnostic tests, and preventive healthcare services to the patients, ensuring that they received the attention and care they deserved. By addressing their healthcare needs free of charge, the camp relieved the financial burden on these families and enabled them to access vital medical services that would have otherwise been inaccessible.
Moreover, the camp’s preventive healthcare session on cleanliness educated attendees about the importance of maintaining personal and environmental hygiene, equipping them with knowledge that can prevent the onset of various health issues. This proactive approach to healthcare will have a lasting impact on the overall well-being of the patients and their communities.
The success of the camp and the support of the donors demonstrate the collective commitment to improving healthcare accessibility for the most vulnerable populations. By extending their reach to remote and rural areas, Transparent Hands is ensuring that quality healthcare is not limited to urban centers, but is made available to all, regardless of their geographical location or financial circumstances.
Medical Camp Team
The medical camp team consisted of 15 members, including one supervisor, 4 doctors (two females and two males), one nurse, two lab technicians, two pharmacists, four patient registrars, and one photographer.