Rapid Response Team, special medical team offer healthcare services in timely manner in Mocha-hit areas

nNT3N1Cr 2 sskm
. Healthcare for residents in Ponnagyun Township

The Ministry of Health has made preparations regarding healthcare services by organizing coordination meetings daily with health officials since it received news of a storm to occur in the Bay of Bengal. It also provided healthcare services and rehabilitation activities in addition to the safety of health workers and patients across the nation as quickly as possible after the storm.
It also sent the RRT, special medical teams and medics to the Mocha-hit areas starting 15 May.
Currently, 10 medical teams that included specialists from the University of Medicine 1 and 2Yangon arrived in Sittway and they provided healthcare services at the monasteries, nunneries and wards of Sittway.
Moreover, eight RRTs arrived in Minbya township of Rakhine State while two teams in Rathedaung, seven teams in Ponnagyun, two teams in Pauktaw and three teams in Yanbye township to conduct healthcare services together with township health staff. They also added chlorine into the water tanks, lakes and wells to prevent diarrhoea for the public. Moreover, they conducted education programmes about the installation of water purification systems, health awareness programmes and treated injured persons, made medical checks and sent the patients to public hospitals if necessary.
The special medical team comprising specialists of Maungtaw Township also provided health services in Donepike village of Rathedaung Township on 17 May. The special medical teams will keep providing health services in the townships of Rakhine State. — MNA/KTZH

Share this post
Hot News
Hot News
FD plans to plant 101.54 mln fingerlings nationwide in 2023-2024FY
Sugar price peaks again two months before release of fresh sugar
Kyaikkhami mid-water pagoda’s Buddha Pujaniya Festival set for full moon of Thadingyut
Pilgrims explore No 1831 cave pagoda in Bagan, delving into its architecture, mural paintings
SAC Member holds meeting with Pa-O self-administered zone officials, local community
Vigilance required against powerful nations’ interference through varied means and comprehensive warfare
One-Region One-Product initiative flourishes as grapefruit trees thrive in Machanbaw
MoC aims to elevate production of value-added coconut products
4 October 2023
Seek the best way for peace entire people aspire to