By Chioma Umeha
The Indian specialist hospital in Nigeria, Primus International Super Specialty Hospital is offering a free Health camp which began from February 13 and will end on February 25, at its hospital at Karu in the Federal Capital City.
The hospital management said the decision for these free Health camp is part of its corporate social responsibility to open its services and state of- the art equipments to Nigerian patients, majority of whom could not afford to go abroad.
The Hospital’s Public Relations Officer, Alh Umaru Jibia, in a statement made available to journalists in Abuja said, “ the free camp consultation was for the following departments, knee/hip/joint Replacement, neck and back pains, arthroscopy, minimal invasive orthopaedic, surgery, orthopaedic surgery, internal medicine, diabetes, hypertension and HIV, general surgery, laproscopic surgery. Others include, ophthalmology, physiotherapy, hemorrhoids, fistula/hernia, kidney treatment and dialysis, Gynaecology, Prosthesis, Laparoscopic General Surgery, Trauma Surgery. It would be recalled that in the last four years, the hospital conducted 23 free camps with over 12, 000 patients benefiting from free consultation and other services.
The hospital has also offers a free First Aid Assistance and with a 10 percent discount on drugs, 15 percent discount on laboratory and 20 percent discount on MRI And others.