Jun 11, 2020

Saving Lives in Uncertain Times

COVID-19 measures at our hospitals
COVID-19 measures at our hospitals

 

Dear GlobalGiving Donors,

 These indeed are trying and uncertain times, all across the world. But fight we must, and fight we will!

 As COVID-19 infections are on the rise, we are working day and night to make sure that our hospital environment is secure for expecting mothers. babies, and all other patients of ours.

 We hope and pray for the safety of you and your loved ones too

Best Regards,

Team Medicare Health Foundation

 

Activities Summary:

WELCOMING OUR NEW CEO

Medicare Health Foundation is glad to announce our new CEO, Mrs. Rehana Maroof Baray, who joined us from 1st May, 2020. Mrs. Baray comes with a rich managerial experience at top positions with distinguished humanitarian organizations including PSRD (Pakistan Society for Rehabilitation of the Disabled), Rotary and Inner Wheel Club. Lets welcome Mrs. Baray on board for a glorious journey ahead Inshallah

 

PROVIDING AN ENVIRONMENT FOR SAFE DELIVERIES

Ever since COVID-19 has affected Pakistan, Medicare Health Foundation has taken strict measures for the safety of the hospital environment, both for the patients and the staff. At the heart of our efforts lies the concern that pregnant women need utmost care and babies must be born in an infection free environment.

 

EACH BIRTH IS PRECIOUS

Even in risky times like these, our staff has not shied away from its responsibilities, and we continue to deliver healthy babies at our hospitals, We have strict hospital Standard Operating Procedures regarding the use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) by all our staff

 

 

PARTNERING WITH TRANSPARENT HANDS FOR SAFE BIRTH

Our Partner organization, Transparent Hands sponsors C-Section surgeries every month at our Noor Medicare Hospital, of patients hailing from poverty. Together, Medicare Health Foundation and Transparent Hands are giving hope to the desolate

 

FIRST ENT SURGERY AT NOOR MEDICARE

In January, we performed our first ENT surgery, after a patient was diagnosed with a nose PNS. A team of experts on contract with the hospital, including an ENT specialist doctor and an anesthetist, performed the surgery successfully, and the patient was fully recovered in the following weeks.

 

"I CAN NOW MOVE MY ARM"

Our 4 year old patient Hamza, who came all the way from Mansehra, had elbow crease burns which prevented him from stretching and flexing his arm. His surgery was conducted at Noor Medicare Hospital. Subsequently, his recovery was phenomenal and he can now move his arm perfectly again.

 

WHAT MEDICARE HAS DONE SO FAR TO PREVENT COVID-19

all the people entering our facility first pass through the sanitization tunnel placed at the entrance, which was donated by Bilal Engineering Pvt. Limited. Subsequently, their temperature is taken and their hands are sanitized.

All our staff wears PPE, and adheres strictly to the protocols necessary for prevention of COVID-19.

 

AWARENESS SESSION ON BIRTH SPACING WITH THE NON-PROFIT, RIZQ

in February, Medicare Health Foundation joined hands with Rizq for a project on birth spacing. Our team imparted an awareness session on birth spacing techniques to their beneficiaries at their food bank located near Cavalry, Lahore

 

STATISTICS FROM JANUARY TO MAY 2020

                                                                 Jan           Feb         March          April          May

Total Number of Patients                      23,533     25495        17884          13546        13,084

Total Number of Deliveries                     91             82             77                 64             77

 

 

Our Patient with her Newborn
Our Patient with her Newborn
Newborn Baby at our hospital
Newborn Baby at our hospital

Attachments:
Feb 14, 2020

Safe Deliveries in Poor Communities (Nov-Jan 2020)

Gynaecological Camp
Gynaecological Camp

Dear GlobalGiving Donors,

We are so thankful for your continued support that has allowed us to achieve results beyond our imagination.  With your unfaltering support, we have continued our campaign of delivering safe babies in underprivileged areas of Lahore, Pakistan.

Our aim is to provide facilities to people who cannot afford expenses of a reputable hospital and an encouragement of normal deliveries considering safety measures for free of cost.

We successfully conducted many deliveries during these months and we are glad that besides conducting safe birth and general medical care.

Our 'Starter kit Project' continues to be a success in which all babies born at our hospitals are given gifts, which include clothing and blankets for them. It has all been possible because of your donations.

Activities Summary:

Gynaecological Camp

On 22nd November 2019, a free Medical Camp was helda t Noor Medicare Hospital for Gyne and Obstetrics. Our Consultant gynecologist/ obstetrician examined and prescribed treatment for atotal of 53 women, free of cost 

Sharing Love on Christmas

This annual campaigns of ours is about celebrating the spirit of Christmas with Christian children residing in the underprivileged communities surrounding our hospitals .This season a number of schools joined us in the cause.Like the previous years, Sacred Heart Convent School participated with fervor. Other schools such as LGS 55-Main Gulberg,  TNS, and LGS Defence Phase 1 greatly assisted for the fundraising and execution of this activity Also worth  of mention is Musa's Compassion for Humanity for their sponsorship for the goody bags

First ENT surgery

Our first ENT surgery held at Noor Medicare.The patient, Ms. Bushra Habib, was diagnosed with Nose PNS after a CT scan.The surgery was a success and we are hopeful to cure ENT patients in the future 


 

The following are the intervention statistics or the months of August, September and October. 



 

                                                    November        December        January

Total Number of Patients              29,737               25,176          21,791

Total Number of deliveries             119                   113                 131

 

Additional activities are always under our planning and execution!

Monthly Free medical camps for children are conducted, whereby our experienced pediatrician examined children with an option to avail polio vaccination and medicines free of cost.

However, the motive to provide safe birth has been successful with your support. 

To remain updated on our day-to-day activities, please subscribe to our social media pages

 

Regards,

Team Medicare

Free Camps at Noor Medicare
Free Camps at Noor Medicare
free starter kits to newborns
free starter kits to newborns
Baby girl delivered at our Hospital
Baby girl delivered at our Hospital
Newborn gifted cozy cover in winter
Newborn gifted cozy cover in winter
Gift distribution in churches on Christmas
Gift distribution in churches on Christmas
Nov 20, 2019

Safe Deliveries in Poor Communities (Aug-Oct)

Dear Global Giving Donors,

We are so thankful for your continued support that has allowed us to achieve results beyond our imagination.  With your unfaltering support, we have continued our campaign of delivering safe babies in underprivileged areas of Lahore, Pakistan.

Our aim is to provide facilities to people who cannot afford expenses of a reputable hospital and an encouragement of normal deliveries considering safety measures for free of cost.

We successfully conducted many deliveries during these months and we are glad that besides conducting safe birth and general medical care.

Our 'Starter kit Project' continues to be a success in which all babies born at our hospitals are given gifts, which include clothing and blankets for them. It has all been possible because of your donations.
 

The following are the intervention statistics or the months of August, September and October. 



 

                                                    August        September        October

Total Number of Patients              23,756       23,550          25,824

Total Number of deliveries             148               87               112

 

Additional activities are always under our planning and execution!

Monthly Free medical camps for children are conducted, whereby our experienced pediatrician examined children with an option to avail polio vaccination and medicines free of cost.

However, the motive to provide safe birth has been successful with your support. 

To remain updated on our day-to-day activities, please subscribe to our social media pages

 
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