Healing up Hands 2016 offered health checkup for 600 people in Suoi Giang, Yen Bai

28/11/2016

10:30

On November 24-26th, 2016, Hong Ngoc General Hospital has associated with Kyungpook University Medical Center and Dowoo Travel to organize the Healing up Hands 2016 in Suoi Giang, Van Chan, Yen Bai province, offering locals free health check-up, medications and charity gifts.

Suoi Giang is the poorest commune in Van Chan, Yen Bai Province. There, locals are living on the remote mountain far away from the district center. In addition to poor facilities and hard-to-access infrastructure, Suoi Giang people are suffered from the lack of basic healthcare and education system.

In cooperation with the local government through its community healthcare programs and the partnership with other partners, Hong Ngoc General Hospital’s doctors have examined and gave advices for local people who are suffered from issues and diseases related to internal medicine, pediatric, ear, nose, throat, cardiovascular and digest organs.

On this trip, 700 presents were gave to pupils at the local primary and secondary school, 484 presents were gave to the poor families. Through the program, Hong Ngoc General Hospital also built a 70-million dong house for Mua Thi My’s family – the poorest family in Suoi Giang.

Below are some highlighted pictures taken during the trip.

More than 600 people in Suoi Giang commune received charity health check-up.

Doctors examined to detect ENT, pediatric, cardiovascular and digestive related problems.

Numerous children were thoroughly examined.

700 gift sets were given to students of Suoi Giang primary and secondary schools.

Charity gifts were given to poor families.

Ms. Mua Thi My received the charity house whose value is 70-million dong

Healing up Hands is series of charity medical trips hosted annually by Hong Ngoc General Hospital with the sponsorship of pharmacy companies, health care corporations and philanthropists. The program’s main activities include charity health checkup and gift giving to poor people living in remote and mountainous areas where locals have difficulties in health care in particular and in life in general. Started in 2013, up to know, the program has opened opportunities for health check-up to thousands of people across the country.

For further information, please contact

Event Team – Hong Ngoc General Hospital

Address: 4th floor, 43 Yen Ninh, Ba Dinh, Hanoi

Hotline: 0932 232 017

Tel: (+84-24) 3927 5568 Ext: 2268/ 2248

Email: tuthien@hongngochospital.vn