KUCHING: The State Health Department has announced that the flying doctor service (FDS) will visit communities in the Sri Aman, Sarikei, Sibu, Kapit, Miri and Limbang districts.
In its statement, it said that the flying doctor would visit the communities from Aug 1 to Aug 15.
In the Sri Aman district, the FDS will be available at Rumah Siba, Perdu, Ulu Spak and Rumah Thomas, Banggal on Aug 11; Rumah Muggu Sawa, Pantu and Rumah Mamut, Langgir, Lingga on Aug 12; and Rumah Rimong, Begantong and Rumah Lidom, Sg. Paya, Menjuau on Aug 13.
In the Sarikei district, the flying doctor will visit SRK Kota and Rumah Ajai, Ulu Entaih will be on Aug 2; Rumah Barak and SRK Jambu on Aug 3; Rumah Tawie and Rumah Janting on Aug 4; Rumah Enggie and Kemalih on Aug 5; Rumah Bugle and SRK Ju on Aug 6 and Rumah Kiroh and Rumah Umar on Aug 9.
In the Sibu district, the flying doctor will be at Rumah Gayut and Nanga Arau on Aug 2; Rumah Asun and Rumah Ansi on Aug 3; Rumah Jarau, Jagau and Rumah Unjau Pol on Aug 4; Rumah Seliau and Rumah Tuan on Aug 5 and Rumah Engkayau, Ulu Machan and Rumah Janting on Aug 6.
In the Kapit district, the flying doctor will be visiting Rumah Nuga and Rumah Manila on Aug 9; Rumah Liun, Ibau and Rumah Messop, Ibau on Aug 11; Rumah Berangan and Rumah Sari on Aug 12 and Long Singut in the morning of Aug 13.
In the Miri district, the flying doctor will be at Long Lamai and Long Banga on Aug 8; Long Kelian (morning) on Aug 5; Ba’Pakan (morning) on Aug 6; Long Kawi (morning) on Aug 9; Long Sait (morning) on Aug 11; Ba’Ajeng (morning) on Aug 12; and Ba’ Data Bila (morning) on Aug 13.
In the Limbang district, the flying doctor will be visiting Sg Adang in Limbang district in the morning of Aug 2 and Pa’ Berunut and Pa’Puti in the morning and afternoon of Aug 3.
For any enquiries or information, contact Assistant Medical Officer Ashley Dorithy at the Family Health Development Branch, Sarawak Health Department at 082- 473200 (extension 268).