Hope Estate community and surrounding neighbourhoods invited to Mobile Health Clinic on 21 May

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GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – The Ministry of Public Health, Social Development and Labour (Ministry VSA), Department of Collective Prevention Services (CPS), would like to inform the community that the Mobile Health Clinic Bus, will be in Hope Estate on Thursday afternoon, 21st of May to carry out screening of persons who are interested.

The Mobile Health Clinic will be at Heaven’s Touch International Ministries.

Residents of Hope Estate area and surrounding environs are invited to come out between 4.00pm to 6.00pm to this community outreach activity.  Registration starts at 4.00pm.

Screenings for glucose, cholesterol levels, blood pressure, weight and BMI, hip and waist ratio, will be carried out on the spot.

The visit to the various districts is to raise individual awareness on healthy lifestyles, health determinants and health disparities, and to raise individual awareness on healthy lifestyles.

The primary mission is to deliver prevention services to the people of the nation.

The mobile health bus will be visiting a district each month or according to health calendar observances of the department.

If any Non-Governmental Organization’s would like to collaborate activities with CPS, please feel free to contact Collective Prevention Services 542-2078 / 3003, Coordinators; Nirmala Vlaun, Public Health Nurse Nirmala.vlaun@sintmaartengov.org   and Swinda Richardson, Public Health Dietician/Nutritionist Swinda.richardson@sintmaartengov.org .