The AMECA Healthcare Clinic at Chilaweni
Dedicated to the memory of Alex
Since opening on May 8th 2017, the AMECA Primary Healthcare Clinic currently serves 38,000 people in 23 villages. It sees on average, 4,000 outpatients each month. these communities had no prior access to any accessible healthcare facilities.
View our video to see the story of the clinic:
Just prior to the official opening of the clinic, the first patient was treated……… a small boy with Malaria.
The first emergency birth was recorded on June 11th 2017. A baby girl, safely delivered, was named Ruth. Without the clinic, in all likelihood the mother might have given birth on the road, with probable tragic consequences for both mother and child.
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