Chennai, May 28th 2014: Fortis Healthcare, Chennai in association with RTO Chennai West today conducted a free health camp at the RTO premises. The camp saw a footfall of around 300-350 people who were screened for height, weight, BMI, Random Blood Sugar, BP etc.
The event also included a special talk on Road Safety by Dr. Tharagaram, Head of Emergency, Fortis Healthcare Chennai. Dr. Tharagaram spoke about various aspects of road safety and also conducted a small session on immediate action to be taken in case of a road traffic accident.
The team from the RTO Chennai West headed by Mr. Ashok Kumar, Motor Vehicles Inspector spearheaded this initiative. Each year, all the Fortis network hospitals organize several camps on different health concerns based on the need of a community. Through these camps, the facilities use the opportunity to create awareness on different topics which help people take required measures to protect themselves from preventable diseases.