KUCHING: Rural residents in the Sri Aman, Sarikei, Sibu, Kapit, Miri, and Limbang districts will be getting visits from the flying doctor service thi
KUCHING: Rural residents in the Sri Aman, Sarikei, Sibu, Kapit, Miri, and Limbang districts will be getting visits from the flying doctor service this month.
In a statement the State Health Department said the doctors will visit communities in these places from Aug 1 to Aug 15.
For the Sri Aman district, the doctors will be visiting Rumah (Rh) Thomas, Banggal and Rh Siba, Perdu Ulu Spak on Aug 9; Rh Mamut, Langgir, Lingga and Rh Muggu Sawa, Pantu on Aug 10; Rh Lidom, Sg. Paya, Menjuau and Rh Rimong, Begantong on Aug 11; Rh Bada, Ng. Talong, Ulu Engkari and Rh Nyandang, Ulu Akup, Skrang on Aug 12; and Ng. Bawie, Ulu Lemanak on Aug 15.
As for Sarikei district, the visit to SRK Kota and Rh Ajai, Perdu, Ulu Entaih will be on Aug 1; Rh Barak and SRK Jambu on Aug 2; Rh Tawie and Rh Janting on Aug 3; Rh Enggie and Kemalih on Aug 4; Rh Bugle and SRK Ju on Aug 5; and Rh Kiroh and Rh Umar on Aug 8.
On Aug 1, the doctors will be visiting Rh Gayut and Nanga Arau in Sibu district; Rh Ansi and Rh Asun on Aug 2; Rh Enjah and Rh Kiroh on Aug 3; Rh Seliau and Rh Tuan on Aug 4; and Rh Engkayau, Ulu Machan and Rh Janting on Aug 5.
In Kapit district, the doctors will be at Rh Nuga and Rh Manila on Aug 8; Rh Liun, Ibau and Rh Messop, Ibau on Aug 9; Rh Berangan and Rh Sari on Aug 10; Long Singut on Aug 11; Rh Achau and Rh Layang on Aug 12; and Rh Ai Anak Jalin. Sg. Entawau, Bena, Balleh on Aug 15.
Meanwhile, on Aug 3, the doctors will be visiting Long Lamai and Long Banga in Miri district; Long Kelian on Aug 4; Ba’Pakan on Aug 5; Long Lubang and Ramudu on Aug 8; Mandamot on Aug 9; Long Sait on Aug 1; Ba Purau on Aug 11; Data Bila on Aug 12; and Long Liau on Aug 15.
In Limbang district, the doctors will be at Sg. Adang on Aug 1 while Pa’ Berunut and Pa’ Puti will be visited on Aug 2.
For any inquiries or information, contact assistant chief medical officer Junaidi Othman at 082-473200 (ext. 296) or 013-8416795.