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MOBIS India Foundation launches mobile medical units to provide healthcare in remote locations Health News ET HealthWorld

Chennai: mobis India Foundation has launched four mobile medical units to take healthcare and medical support, free of cost, to the doorstep of residents of remote and rural areas in Tamil Nadu, Haryana, and Telangana. Through this project, mobile medical units and medical personnel are sent to conduct camps targeting 25,000 people a year.

The project was launched on January 18, 2023, at the MOBIS premises at Madhapur, Telangana. This CSR project, being executed by Wockhardt Foundationis being implemented in the districts of Kanchipuram and Thiruvallur (Tamil Nadu), Almigirpur (Haryana) and Madhapur (Telangana).

MOBIS India Foundation is partnering with Wockhardt Foundation for this initiative. The mobile medical units were flagged off by CHA JAE OH, Managing Director, Wockhardt Foundation along with Sangam Vinod Kumar, State Coordinator, Wockhardt Foundation Madhapur, Telangana. Park Yong Goon, Managing Director, from Almigirpur Haryana along with Denis Varghese, Director & Dr Mohammad Shakib, State Coordinator, from Wockhardt Foundation and Ju Seong Kyu, General Manager, MOBIS, from Irrungattukottai in Kancheepuram District, Tamil Nadu. Dr Sriram Ramdas, Medical Director, Wockhardt Foundation and Gilbert Joseph from Wockhardt Foundation were also present along with other company officials.

Highlighting the unique aspects of this initiative, Prem SaiHead of Human Resources, MOBIS India Ltd said, “As a part of healthcare, this project will provide medical support, medical referrals & awareness on health for the needy people living in remote areas, where this mobile medical facility reaches the doorstep of each Selected.”

The mobile medical vans will deliver primary healthcare according to the ‘ADCR Formula‘ (A – awareness, D – diagnosis, C – cure, and R – referral) and will provide free primary healthcare services at the doorstep. The van is equipped with medicines, rapid test kits for diagnosis, and IEC materials for health awareness. It is staffed with a registered doctor, pharmacist, social protection officer and driver.

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