ECoR CENTRAL HOSPITAL ORGANISED BABY HEALTH CHECK UP AND AWARENESS
Bhubaneswar,6th March 2017 (By Minaketan Jena) -East Cost railway central hospital organised Baby Health Check up & Awareness camp today at Bhubaneswar .With an aim to promote awareness on proper nutrition of infants and children and also to promote effective parenting amongst the Railway Employees, the Central Hospital of East Coast Railway at Mancheswar in association with East Coast Railway Women’s Welfare Organisation (ECoRWWO) organised a Well Baby Show amongst the Railway employees and their family members, recently. Parents have been made aware about Family Planning, Immunization, Prevention of childhood diseases, Health & Hygiene matters etc,.A total number of 65 babies between 6 months to 5 years of age and their parents participated in the Health Check up & Awareness programme. Common Vaccines to prevent diseases and nutrition of the babies were also discussed with the parents. An audio-visual show was also organised on childhood diseases and remedies, immunisation & nutrition to make the programme more appealing.Gracing the occasion, Smt. Madhulika Singh, President, East Coast Railway Women’s Welfare Organisation (ECoRWWO) distributed various prizes along with Mrs. Nibedita Panda, Secretary, ECoRWWO. Dr. S. K. Mohanty, Chief Medical Director of ECoR and Dr. (Mrs.) A. Senapati, Medical Director of ECoR Central Hospital also graced the occasion. Dr. R. K. Mohapatra, Additional Chief Health Director (Paediatrics) of ECoR Central Hospital co-ordinated the programme.