Rumah Sejahtera Jimah, Lukut

Overview

On the date of visit IMU students with the supervising faculty would visit the old folk home and carry out the following such as, General health screening (BP etc), Blood glucose measurement, Eye/ENT checkup, Breast examination to detect breast lumps and Prostrate examination.

Our expected benefits is to reduce the overcrowding at tertiary hospitals by providing basic screening services to the community, to identify medical problems and provide appropriate intervention and to enhance and supplement the knowledge and examinations skills of medical students.

 

Activities conducted so far:


Objectives

Kids

  • To conduct health screening to identify residents who need intervention.

Target Audience

  • Elderly residents and caregivers

Project Details

If you are interested to know more or have any enquiries on this project, kindly drop an email to the project leader below.

Project Leader: Assoc Prof Dr Puneet Agarwal
Email: puneet_agarwal@imu.edu.my
Community Partner: Rumah Sejahtera Jimah, Lukut

 

Serving the community is a manifestation of the University's core values but also as part of experiential learning, generally, a very effective form of learning - Walking the Talk.

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