Military Hospitals and Medical Corps Provided Healthcare Services to more than 320,000 Ethnic National People and Conducted the Activities of Health Sector Development from January to December 2021

Due to threats of terrorist groups including CRPH and NUG, some health staff participated in the CDM activities. Consequently, healthcare services for the public faced a delay. Moreover, some people unacceptably lost their lives in encountering the impacts of COVID-19 in the third wave. Moreover, as some health staff participated in the CDM activities in the remote areas, some hospitals and clinics were closed, causing delays in the healthcare services.

As such, medical doctors, medical officers and nurses from the Tatmadaw medical corps went to relevant people’s hospitals, station hospitals and rural dispensaries and conducted healthcare measures for the people.

Military hospitals and medical corps in respective regions and states gave healthcare services to the local ethnic national people. In this regard, healthcare services were given to 329,759 outpatients, 98,328 inpatients and 19,526 maternity patients from 5 February to 31 December 2021 with a medical check-up for surgical disease, dental and oral diseases, physiotherapy, cardio-intestine, neuro-surgical disease, eye disease, ear disease, nose disease, throat disease, Obstetrics and gynecological disease, urine and kidney disease, cardiac disease and general diseases. At present, 816 patients in total are under healthcare services.

Moreover, the government, the Tatmadaw and the people in unison conducted COVID-19 prevention, control and treatment activities and addressed the needs of medicines, oxygen and health equipment for prevention and control of COVID-19 in the third wave. The infection rate of the pandemic hit 33.2 percent in July and August when the infection reached its climax. At present, the infection rate is down to 1.3 percent on average.

The Tatmadaw gives healthcare services to the local people at military hospitals and medical corps in respective regions and states. Moreover, mobile medical specialist teams of the Tatmadaw provided healthcare services and raised the health awareness of the people.

  • As military hospitals and medical corps gave healthcare services to the local ethnic national people, healthcare services were given to 329,759 outpatients, 98,328 inpatients and 19,526 maternity patients from 5 February to 31 December 2021 with a medical check-up for surgical disease, dental and oral diseases, physiotherapy, cardio-intestine, neuro-surgical disease, eye disease, ear disease, nose disease, throat disease, Obstetrics and gynecological disease, urine and kidney disease, cardiac disease and general diseases.

 

engdate: 
Friday, January 7, 2022 - 20:45
month: 
January, 2022