Swasth Veerangana Camp organised at Base Hospital in Lucknow Cantonment
Under the aegis of HQ Uttar Bharat Area (Medical) a Medial Camp – Swasth Veerangana Camp was organized from March 14-16, 2018 at Base Hospital, Lucknow Cantonment for wives of serving officers, Junior Commissioned Officers (JCOs) and Other Ranks (ORs) and children below five years for the units of Lucknow Garrison.
The camp was inaugurated by Dr (Mrs) Snehlata Bhakuni wife of Maj Gen DS Bhakuni, Major General (Medical), Central Command.
During the three day camp general health check up including blood pressure (BP) measurement, visual acuity testing, dental checkup, blood sugar and hemoglobin estimation, blood grouping, distribution of essential prescribed medicines, filling up of the Health Card, display of health education material, PAP smear examination for cancer cervix screening and oral cancer screening were carried out.
The aim of this medical camp was to screen and provide universal access to health to the ladies population through clinical examination, special investigation, health education advice and basic treatment for minor ailments.
- Gargi Malik Sinha