On 7th of March, RCME organised a Health Check – up Camp, for Diabetes, blood pressure and eye check-up, as part of our Medical services at Vile Parle (west), Mumbai. Along with the medical checks, an awareness campaign for organ donation was also conducted. Our Medical Chairperson Rtn Sangita Jain and her husband Rtn. Mohan, put up a fantastic medical camp in a well ventilated, neat , clean hall .
The turnout was outstanding –
-180 people visited this camp.
-13 ppl tested positive for diabetes
-Blood glucose , checking for thyroid, creatinine and HbA1c for these 13 patients done with high random sugar.
-8 people needed cataract operation. These cataract patients were further referred to Satya Sai mandir hospital for free cataract surgery.
-17 people pledged for eye, skin and organ donation.
-19 rotaractors of Rotaract club of Bombay Airport helped in the camp.
We had super support from the District Rotary team with the presence of Dr Anil Bradoo, who shared his views on organ donation with all RCME members and rotaractors. Certificates were given to each Rotaractor. The entire expense of Rs 12000/- towards this medical camp was sponsored by Sangita Jain.