Mount Rosary Hospital Alangar and Lions Club, Alangar jointly presented a Health camp at Mount Rosary hospital, on 15-11-2015, Sunday from 9.30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The camp began with a prayer song by the Sisters of Mount Rosary, invoking the blessings of the Lord. Sr. Prescilla D’Mello, Administrator and Superior General gave an introductory message on the purpose of conducting health camps at Mount Rosary hospital. She welcomed all the doctors, guests and the participants and wished them well. With the lighting of the lamp by the doctors and dignitaries, the camp was inaugurated. Fr. Basil Vas with his encouraging words prayed God’s blessings on all the participants. Sr. Vanitha, incharge of Mount Rosary hospital, gave the necessary guidelines of the camp and also vote of thanks.
The following specialties were conducted :
– Orthopaedics –Dr. Vivian R Almeida
– General Surgeon – Dr. Sheldon Mathias
– Physician – Dr. Anoop
– Psychiatrist – Dr. Rohan
– Radiologist – Dr. Merwin
– General medicine – Dr. Dyan D’Souza
There were also free sugar test, asthama test and ECG from Cipla company Mangalore, Bone Density (calcium) test from Mankind company, Mangalore.
Ambulance service was provided by Mr. Amith D’Silva, Loyola Arrangers, Palke. Mr. Herman Rodrigues, President of Lions club Alangar gave full support and cooperation during the camp.
The following number of patients benefitted from the camp:
-Orthopaedics – 110
– General Surgery – 25
– General medicine – 49
– Psychiatry – 10
-Ultrasound, scan – 19
-Blood sugar – 106
– xray – 8
– Lab tests – 36
– ECG – 39
– Calcium test – 40.
-asthama – 3
The patients were called for follow up treatment to Mount Rosary hospital. We thank all those who supported us and helped us to conduct the camp.
Sr. Prescilla D’Mello