Doctor at School

Working to ensure that every child is healthy

Overview: Doctor-at-School

The following write-up provides an overview of the Doctor-at-School project.   What – Doctor-at-School is a healthcare project with a vision of ensuring that all children remain healthy. Why – … Continue reading

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Doctor at School: The larger intention

Last year, the Doctor at School program was undertaken in 53 government & government-aided schools across Bangalore, catering to about 9123 children, involving 45 doctors, 20 hospitals and about 300 … Continue reading

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Report from 64 PHCs across Bangalore

Number of PHCs visited: 59 (Data gathered from 64 PHCs) Total number of schools under the visited PHCs: Government, Corporation & Government-aided: 722 Private: 409+ (we did not get data … Continue reading

April 24, 2013 · 3 Comments

Visiting PHCs

In preparation for the Doctor-at-School program starting June 2013, we have already started to undertake the ground work by visiting PHCs and understanding whether or not they need our assistance … Continue reading

April 21, 2013 · Leave a comment

First round of PHC visits

In preparation for our plans of working with PHCs under Doctor-at-School in the coming year, we undertook our first tour of 5 PHCs today to understand in detail their situation, … Continue reading

March 27, 2013 · 1 Comment

Making a difference through Suvarna Arogya Yojane

There are many government schemes which are meant for utilization by various sections of the society and still lots of people do not have a good understanding of the same … Continue reading

February 11, 2013 · Leave a comment

Helping a child with Epilepsy

HELPLESSNESS! How we hate that feeling. But, that’s exactly how parents of 12 year old Suresh* in Kanakapura felt four years ago. Their child, who has been having regular fits … Continue reading

January 30, 2013 · Leave a comment

Helping a child face Juvenile Diabetes

During the month of December as a follow up of Dr@School , Volunteer Vyjayanthi , Bala and Dr Vimala Puranik visited Attiguppe Govt. Primary School . During the screening, came … Continue reading

January 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Making home visits

During screening process at one of the schools at Malleswaram, a fellow volunteer and I came across a boy who had skin issues on his face. When questioned, teachers informed … Continue reading

December 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Report of eye screening by Narayana Nethralaya

Please click on the following link to view the report: Report of eye screening by Narayana Nethralaya

August 12, 2012 · Leave a comment
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