According to Deputy Chief of MR 1’s Department of Logistics Senior Colonel Nguyen Trung Hiep, the program providing free health check-ups and medicines to people in Phu Do was one of the activities to strengthen solidarity between troops and local people. These deeds left good impression on local people, Hiep added.

Within two days, military doctors and nurses provided free health examination for more than 1,000 people in the locality. Military Hospital 110’s personnel disinfected living places and washed mosquito nets for policy beneficiaries and needy elderly people in the commune.

Senior Colonel Nguyen Trung Hiep speaks at the event.

In addition to those practical activities, the hospital’s medical personnel enthusiastically provided local people with measures to protect their health and equipped them with birth control methods. On the occasion, MR1’s Department of Logistics and Military Hospital 110 presented gifts to local people, contributing to consolidating the relationship between troops and local people and building new-style rural areas. 

Military Hospital 110 was established on November 15, 1955 in Hoang Ly commune, Hoang Hoa district (present Tao Xuyen war, Thanh Hoa city). Over the past 67-year of building, combat, and development, the hospital has overcome all challenges to excellently accomplish assigned missions, contributing to affirming the position and prestige of the hospital in conducting joint military-civilian medical activities. From 1997, the hospital has carried out joint military-civilian medical programs in 58 communes and presented nearly 100 savings books and 123 health insurance cards to local people.

Delegates at the event

Political Commissar of Military Hospital 110 Colonel Phung Van Dan said that to conduct the program in Phu Do commune, the hospital sent a working mission with 38 enthusiastic and responsible members.

Within the healthcare program, the organizing panel held artistic exchanges with local people. Through impressive performances by medical staff and local people, the exchanges helped disseminate the Party’s guidelines and the State’s policies to local people, thus enriching their legal knowledge and encouraging them to strictly abide by the law.

As reported, since 2020, Hospital 110 has successfully carried out COVID-19 pandemic prevention and control missions and honored with the third-class Labor Order by the State President and certificates of merit by the Ministry of National Defense, the People’s Committees of Bac Ninh, Bac Giang, and Binh Duong provinces and Ho Chi Minh City. 

Translated by Tran Hoai