CHAMBO RESIDENTS BENEFITED WITH FREE MEDICAL SERVICES FROM THE CHIMBORAZO PREFECTURE

The residents of the Catequilla, El Rosario and Santa Rosa neighborhoods, and the elderly of the Gerontological Center – Casa Hogar “Virgen del Carmen” of the Chambo canton benefited from the services of the Mobile Health Unit of the Chimborazo Prefecture Board of Trustees.

Valeria García in general medicine and Luis Naranjo in dentistry, with the support of the nurse Cristian Auquilla delivered specialized services and free medicines to the beneficiaries, during three days of care.

Gonzalo Oviedo, head of the Nursing Home “Virgen del Carmen” thanked the prefect Juan Pablo Cruz and the director of the Provincial Board Lorena Rocero because they are always worried about the most needy sectors, mainly the elderly.

“We have observed a great attention of all health professionals, and especially because the services have no cost, thank you very much for your concern and good heart,” Oviedo added.

Manuel Guzñay, the elderly beneficiary, expressed his gratitude to the first provincial authority: “Thank you, Mr. Prefect, the doctor gave me medicine for my treatment, it had no cost, that’s why God paid them, they also helped me with the ambulance of the institution” .

For Gil Córdova, 73 years old, the attention of the doctors of the Provincial Board was very good, because they are professionals who know how to treat patients. “I hope they continue helping us,” he said.

Drafting: Arturo Lara