Wednesday, 14 Nov 2018

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‘21.99 lakh people got healthcare from CCs in Rangpur’

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Health Desk: 16th Oct’18: The community clinics in Rangpur district have appeared as blessings for rural people as they get health services with free medicines for some common health problems from those, ushering a new horizon in the region’s health sector, reports BSS.

The trained Community Health Care Provider (CHCP) and Community Skilled Birth Attendants (CSBA) are also conducting safe deliveries of pregnant women with providing normal treatments in the community clinics.

“Over 21.99 lakh people of all ages received health services from 309 community clinics in the district where 256 normal deliveries of pregnant mothers were conducted safely last year alone,” said Civil Surgeon Dr Abu Md Zakirul Islam.

CHCP Nazma Khatun at Gokulpur Community Clinic in Sadar upazila said 15,000 to 16,000 patients are getting health services and medicines from the clinic with 40 people on an average a day.