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Syria: Health Sector | Syria Hub - Flash Update | Monitoring violence against healthcare, Flash Update #20, Date: 27/6/2017

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Location Syrian Arab Republic, Dar’a governorate, Dar’a City, Al-Kashef neighborhood

HF Name & Type Dar'a Comprehensive Clinic (MoH)

Incident

On 27th June 2017 at 3.10 pm, Dar'a Comprehensive Clinic was reportedly hit by some rockets, which led to:

  • Partially damage of the building (only windows)

  • Partially damage of the garage

  • Three ambulances were fully damaged

  • Three services cars were fully damaged

  • Five air conditioners were fully damaged

  • 24 causalities were reported (all are civilian not health staff)

Prior Health Facility condition

  • Dar'a comprehensive clinic contains : (Dialysis department , Dental clinics, Ambulance Center, Tow Surgery rooms, Delivery Center (normal and CSs), Tuberculosis, Leishmaniasis, Thalassemia, Diabetes and other chronic diseases )

  • Intact and fully functioning

  • Number of consultations was 48,015 patients during 1 st quarter 2017

  • Total number of health staff (i.e., doctors, nurses, midwives, and others) is 175

  • The ambulance department provided services for 7,175 patients duringst quarter 2017

  • Delivery Center provided 48 normal deliveries, and 12 CSs in May 2017

Impact

Dar'a Comprehensive Clinic is still Intact and fully functioning

  • Emergency services will be declined as a result of the damage of ambulances

Source of information WHO Focal Points

Photos/videos available Photo of the rising smoke from the Comprehensive Clinics

Additional Information The security situation in Dara city is still very critical