Sr. Col. Tran Quoc Viet speaks at the event.

The event was among practical activities in celebration of the 76th founding anniversary of the military medical sector (April 16, 1946 - 2022), congresses of youth union organizations at all levels, and 47th founding anniversary of the hospital (May 26, 1975 - 2022).

During the program, 300 people with adversities in life, from policy beneficiary families and over 50 cadres and workers in Xuyen Moc district and Bong Trang commune had their health checked with modern medical equipment and received medicines for free.

Doctors and nurses give health checkups to locals
Free medicines offered to locals

The hospital’s doctors and nurses also instructed locals on how to keep good health, prevent diseases, especially occupational ones, and control COVID-19.

According to the organizers, local patients with heart and eye diseases will receive free treatment and surgeries at the hospital on the occasion of its 47th founding anniversary.

Needy households receives gifts from the hospital and its partners.

Colonel Viet said that the health checkups and treatment for local people are practical in response to the program “Joining hands for community health.” They also help further beautify the image of doctors in the military in general and of the hospital in particular among local party committee, authorities, and people.

Translated by Chung Anh