IGNOU organized free health camp for employees
The Indira Gandhi National Open University's (IGNOU)'s School of Health Sciences (SOHS) organized a free Health camp in collaboration with Max Healthcare Super Specialty Hospital in Saket for all the employees, their family members, daily wagers and staff on contract basis of IGNOU on Mar 26.
A Health Awareness talk cum discussion Session on Prevention of Hypertension was taken by Viveka Kumar, Director - Cath Labs & Sr. Intervention Cardiologist, Max Hospital. It was an interactive session in bilingual language and people were able to clarify their doubts.
The investigation facilities provided in the camp included Blood Pressure recording ,Blood Sugar (Random), ECG. Additional investigations like Echocardiography and other follow-up recommended during camp would be carried out at Max Hospital.
ECHO of the referred case would be conducted free of cost. Consultation for heart problems, diabetes and dietary advice were also part of camp activity.
More than 230 employees and their family members availed the facility and were examined by the doctors.
(Posted on 28-03-2014)