Within 15 Days, NFDHR Medical Teams in Al Bayda Provide Services for 1009 Patients

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NFDHR - Mohammed Honinah - Tuesday, 11 April, 2017

NFDHR Medical teams in Al Bayda has provided its services to 1009 person during the period from March 15th – 30th, 2017. This project is part of the Cholera Integrated Health and Wash Project implemented by NFDHR and funded by OCHA.

According to statistical report issued by the Health and Nutrition Program in NFDHR, within the first two weeks of the project , our medical team in Al Wafa’a center, Sharyah District received 374 cases, 3 were suspected of cholera. In addition, the medical team in Mukayras Hospital received 279 cases, 16 of which were suspected of cholera while NFDHR MMT mobile medical team received 338 cases in different areas of the two targted districts, 15 of the cases where suspected of cholera.

The three medical teams provide cholera treatment services, acute water diarrhea, and other diseases besides distributing medicines to patients free of charge.