|Project||ORAL REHYDRATION THERAPY (ORT) CORNER IN ANGKOR HOSPITAL FOR CHILDREN (AHC)|
To run an Oral Rehydration Therapy (ORT) Corner for Cambodian children.
|Project Partners||Angkor Hospital for Children (AHC)|
Providing accessible healthcare in the Siem Reap Province.
|Locations||Siem Reap Province|
Since 2006, an average of 1500 children per year received treatment in the ORT Corner in AHC.
MERCY Malaysia has collaborated with Angkor Hospital for Children since 2005 to run an Oral Rehydration Therapy (ORT) Corner where children are treated under the supervision of trained nursing staff. AHC is a community health facility providing healthcare services especially for children, at a minimal fee. Every month, more than a hundred Cambodian children a month escape diarrhea diseases simply by frequently drinking small amounts of an oral re-hydration salt solution supplied by MERCY Malaysia.