As part of the commissioning of RAHI Hospitals Limited, Patani, Delta State on 1st of July 2019, the hospital organized a one day free medical outreach at the hospital premises, Ekise Quarters, Patani, to attend to the health needs of the residents and neighbouring communities.
The hospital which boosts of nursing, optometry, labouratory, pharmacy, Dental Surgery, Dental technology, Theatre and outpatients wards was commissioned by the Pere of Kabowei kingdom, HRM Bar Shedrack P. Erebulu, Aduo III, in the presence of the Patani LGA Council Chairman, Bar Perez Omun and other guests.
Patients with varying ailments and conditions were attended to during the free medical outreach after an assessment of their vital signs and labouratory investigations. Dental prosthesis were provided for patients with missing teeth, having taking their impressions by the Dental technologist as well as tooth extraction by the Dental Surgeon for patients with tooth related problems.
Free reading glasses were given out to patients with eye cases after visual acuity tests. Surgical myomectomy was carried out on a patient at the hospital theater. A concerned individual donated blood to aid blood transfusion for the patient after surgery. Relevant drugs as prescribed for the varied health conditions were dispensed to the patients by the Pharmacy unit
Earlier on at the tour of the hospital sections, the CMD, Dr Chris Ekiyor informed the dignitaries that the hospital operations will be guided by the medical ethics and gave assurance that it will maintain high medical standards in the provision of qualitative healthcare for the people. Guests at the ceremony expressed satisfaction at the facility and equipment on ground, an indication that the hospital is ready to meet the challenges and healthcare needs of the people while commending Dr Chris Ekiyor and the team for giving back to the community.