Mobile clinic for children
By M.A.P. Deen – Ampara
Akkaraipattu Olivia Hospital, in association with the Vipulananda Children’s Home, conducted a mobile clinic for children at the Home and for the public in the surrounding area on 10 April.
A Medical team, headed by the Managing Director of Olivia Hospital, Dr. M. H. M. Zanoos was present at the event. Children who suffered from various ailments, including eyesight, were being treated under one roof. They could undergo check-ups to diagnose illnesses they had. The medical team which included Dr. M. H. M. Zanoofer, Dr. M. H. M. Safeel and Dr. Rasnith Sabry were there to assist them. A few cases were referred to specialists who are expected to be called to Olivia Hospital where necessary arrangements would be made.
The Medical team also held clinics for the public in the surrounding areas. At the conclusion of the Clinic Managing Director Zanoos presented two fans to the President of the Children Home T.Kailayapillai in the presence of Directors of the Home, which has been running solely on voluntary service with the support of the philanthropists and volunteers. President Kailayapillai gave the vote of thanks and thanked the doctors for the invaluable service rendered.