Transparent Hands recently arranged a free medical camp and preventive healthcare session to make quality healthcare treatments available to poor patients. The free medical camp was held at Sindh Foundation Public School, Masoo Sahar, Sindh, on June 29, 2022.
Free Consultations, Medicines, and Diagnostic Tests
A total of 329 patients belonging to vulnerable communities received free consultations by expert doctors. Medicines, diabetes tests, hepatitis B & C screenings, and blood pressure check-ups were also provided free of charge.
Preventive Healthcare Session on Hypertension
Our expert doctors held a preventive healthcare session for the attendees at the free medical camp in Masoo Sahar. The session focused on the symptoms and causes of hypertension. The doctors also discussed how it can be avoided.
Diseases and Treatments
Most of the patients who sought consultation were suffering from allergies, fever, diabetes, pains, hypertension, gastric problems, cough, and weakness. Free medicines were given to a large number of deserving patients. Around 12% of the tested patients had Hepatitis C.
The free medical camp in Masoo Sahar, Sindh, made a difference in the lives of 329 poor patients and their families. Thousands of donors are supporting Transparent Hands’ mission to bring quality health care to even more impoverished, remote, and rural areas of Pakistan.
Medical Camp Team
The medical camp team consisted of 20 members, including a supervisor, four doctors (two females and two males), two nurses, three pharmacists, four patient registrars, a photographer, and five crew workers.