Fortis Hospital, Kalyan, celebrated the International Women’s Day by organizing a medical health check-up camp for Policewomen of Dombivli, Kalyan up till Ambernath. This initiative helped the Policewomen to celebrate their acts of courage & determination and their extraordinary role in the society. Driving the International Women’s Day theme for 2016 - “Planet 50-50 by 2030: Step It Up for Gender Equality”, Fortis Hospital, Kalyan, through this initiative focused on safeguarding the health of city’s guardians. Hon Rajendra Devlekar, Mayor, KDMC and Hon Sharad Shelar, Additional Commissioner of Police, Kalyan-Dombivli, inaugurated the drive.
Women generally prioritise their family’s health over their own; this leads to delay in diagnosing and addressing health issues in early stages – this camp provided reports and guidance that will help take corrective steps. The two-day health check-up camp, conducted on 8th and 9th March, 2016 witnessed about 200 Policewomen undergoing screenings and getting advice from Gynaecologists & General Physicians.
The multi-specialty camp, conducted at Fortis Hospital, Kalyan, offered essential health check-ups such as - Electro Cardiogram (ECG), Random Blood Sugar (RBS), Bone Mineral Density (BMD), Blood Pressure, Pap smear(A test to rule our Cervical Cancer), Breast Ultrasonography and Gynaec consultations from Gynaecologist. The Policewomen took keen interest in the screening and actively interacted with the Physicians, raising queries about their health. Dr Sushma Tomar and Dr Deepali Rothe, Gynaecologists at Fortis Hospital, Kalyan, screened the policewomen for Gynaecology related issues.
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Fortis Healthcare Limited is a leading integrated healthcare delivery service provider in India.
The healthcare verticals of the company primarily comprise hospitals, diagnostics and day care specialty facilities. Currently, the company operates its healthcare delivery services in India, Dubai, Mauritius and Sri Lanka with 54 healthcare facilities (including projects under development), approximately 10,000 potential beds and 306 diagnostic centres.
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