Koshidekha is one of the rural areas of Kavre District where health posts are not easily accessible. Realizing the need of these basic necessity, Nepal Jesuit Social Institute in the collaboration of Navjyoti Center conducted a medical camp in Koshidekha.
On 25th September 2019, both the team went to Koshi Dekha-13, Palanchowk, Kavre for general checkup and distribution of medicines. There were altogether 263 beneficiaries. The camp was prepared for individuals suffering from general health problems and for women seeking for gynecology services. At hand was various health related awareness videos, songs and news prepared for the patients to watch while they were standing on the que to meet the doctor. After having proper check-up and prescribed health treatments, the patients were sent again be in line for medicine distribution.
The program was carried on smoothly and efficiently. The people were very happy and glad for getting medical treatment. There were three doctors and among them one doctor treated the problems related with gynecology. It was an opportunity for the village women to have the check-up done. Good hospitals and medicals are far than the village area and the treatment also cost more than the patients could offer. Therefore, the medical camp gave the prospect to the villagers to have good and proper treatment with no price.