Imphal: Sky Hospital and Research Centre along with Healing Little Heart, United Kingdom will be organising a one week long “Free Children Heart Surgery Camp” at Sky Hospital and Research Centre, RIMS Road.
The fifth edition of the heart surgery camp will begin on September 3 and will be concluded on September 9, chairman and chief cardiologist of Sky Hospital and Research Centre, RIMS Road, Dr Shyamkishore Lairikyengbam told reporters at the conference hall of Sky Hospital on Friday.
The main objectives of the free medical camp is to save children against heart diseases including birth heart defect infants. The camp will be given priority from infant to children up to the age of 18 years of below poverty line families, he added.
He said during that health camp a team of 10 medical experts including cardiologist and ICU nurses from Healing Little Heart, United Kingdom will be participating.
Shyamkishore said the free heart surgery camp will in first come first serve basis and people can start getting appointment from June 6 onwards to the hospital.