WHITE NILE STATE MOBILE CLINIC

Project WHITE NILE STATE MOBILE CLINIC
Objectives

To provide primary health care to the under-served community of Sudan’s White Nile state, to restore hospital facilities by supplying basic medical equipment to replace those that had been damaged in the flood, to provide longer term healthcare support by adopting healthcare centres located in Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camps and to monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of the programmes in place via regular assessment and timely reporting.

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Activities

Set up mobile clinic service to offer medical consultation, ante-natal care, laboratory investigations for blood film for malaria (BFFM), haemoglobin (HB), total white blood cells (TWBCs), erythrocyte sedimentation rate (ESR) and urine and stool analysis. Supplied free medicine to patients and offered Health Education to residents of the area.

Locations White Nile State
Period Nov 1 and Dec 31, 2007
Accomplishments

In total, the team treated 7,712 patients during the two-month period.