Health consultation camp by NEIGRIHMS

Health consultation camp by NEIGRIHMS

PASIGHAT, Feb 2: Local MLA cum Parliamentary Secretary for Disaster Management Kaling Moyong today inaugurated the two-day health consultation camp and cancer workshop here at Bakin Pertin Memorial General Hospital & Training Centre which was organized with an aim to facilitate patients avail specialized consultative services from team of specialist doctors from NEIGRIHMS, Shillong in departments like cardiology, surgery, neurology, radiology, oncology, urology and surgery.

More than 400 patients registered on the first day of the camp, which was organized by AAUN Foundation, a Pasighat based NGO in collaboration with Bakin Pertin Memorial General Hospital.

Moyong while addressing at the inaugural session, lauded the yeoman’s service in providing free consultation services to the needy patients, which he hoped would bring specialized healthcare services for the needy people of East Siang and its adjoining districts.

Earlier, Jt DHS Dr D Raina also lauded such initiatives for bringing specialized and affordable health services to the people of remote areas and called for continued support. He stressed on the need for tertiary healthcare in the state.

In his welcome address, AAUN Foundation vice president Tabung Ering informed that the NGO formed two years back is putting its efforts to give back and contribute to the society in various ways. This second camp by the NGO was a similar effort with the goal to help patients of this remote area avail much needed specialist healthcare services.

ZPC Kaling Dai, DMO Dr M Perme, Medical Superintendent Dr Y R Darrang, Govt IGJHSS Principal T Taloh among others also attended the inaugural session. (DIPRO)

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