OHANZE AND ENVIRONS, ABIA STATE, RECEIVE FREE MEDICAL SERVICES, COURTESY OF EACH ONE AID ONE FOUNDATION/RAHI INTERVENTION
Patients waiting orderly to be attended to by the medical team

OHANZE AND ENVIRONS, ABIA STATE, RECEIVE FREE MEDICAL SERVICES, COURTESY OF EACH ONE AID ONE FOUNDATION/RAHI INTERVENTION

Ohanze community and environs in Abia State converged at Community Primary School, Ohanze, Obingwa Local Government Area of Abia State in continuation of the free medical services powered by Each one Aid one Foundation with RAHI Medical Outreach as partners.

Residents of Ohanze and environs at the venue of the outreach
Residents of Ohanze and environs at the venue of the outreach

As early as 6am in the morning, residents of Ohanze and adjoining communities of Umuezigbo Amaise, Nteguzo, Amiri, Owahiafo, Umuobiakwa, Itukpa, Utungwa, Akanu Okpulo, Agburuike, Umuafo, Umuakatawom and Eziama Igbengwo gathered at the outreach venue in an orderly manner in readiness for the commencement of the programme.

Patients waiting orderly to be attended to by the medical team
Patients waiting orderly to be attended to by the medical team

The medical mission was started with prayers as usual while Barr. Azubuike of Each One Aid One Foundation addressed the people on the essence and objectives of the free medical services in the community as well as the facilitators of the programme.

Barr. Azubuike addressing the people
Barr. Azubuike of Each One Aid One Foundation addressing the people

Men, women, youths, children and vulnerable groups all took advantage of the opportunity to make the various complaints of their health status to the medical team.

Reading glasses were given to individuals depending on their complaints; Dental extractions were done at the dental unit while artificial teeth (Prosthesis) were fabricated after impression taking, for those with missing teeth.

Ophthalmic unit at work
Ophthalmic unit at work
Tooth extraction in progress
Tooth extraction in progress
An elderly man with missing teeth
An elderly man with missing teeth
Elderly man after replacement of missing teeth
Elderly man after replacement of missing teeth

Nursing unit for taking vital signs in patients and labouratory unit were not left out in the influx of patients at the medical mission. The pharmacy unit and out-patients units also witnessed large turn-out of patients seeking medical attention.

Doctors consulting at the outreach
Doctors consulting at the outreach
Nursing unit at work
Nursing unit at work
Labouratory scientist taking blood sample from a patient
Labouratory scientist taking blood sample from a patient
Pharmacy unit dispensing drugs to patients
Pharmacy unit dispensing drugs to patients

Meanwhile, the free medical mission moves to Isialangwa ahead of the weeklong medical mission