PHYSICIANS WEEK 2019
NMA SAVING LIVES… ADDING VALUE
463 CITIZENS RECEIVE FREE HEALTH CARE SERVICES.
A total of 463 citizens have so benefited from the ongoing free Medical and Surgical Outreach organized by NMA as part of the activities conducted to mark the Physicians Week 2019.
The free Medical and Surgical Outreach which commenced on Wednesday, 16th October 2019 at the Community Health Center and General Hospital, Igbotako – Osooro, Okiti-pupa LGA, Ondo State have so far recorded the following :
TOTAL NO OF PATIENTS SEEN : 463
Total no of Medical cases: 416
Total no of surgeries: 47
– Herniorrhaphy: 21
– Herniotomy : 6
– Lipoma excision: 9
– Circumcision: 5
– Hydrocelectomy: 6
The Free Medical and Surgical Outreach is a corporate social responsibility of NMA which has been integrated into all the National programmes of the Association is geared towards complimenting the efforts of the government in ensuring access to qualitative health care services by the people of Nigeria.
The Association will continue to demonstrate through life touching projects that she is truly the custodian of the health and well being of all Nigerians.
For the love of humanity.
Dr (Elder) Aniekeme Uwah JP
National Physicians Week Committee