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October 2017 Newsletter

    Newsletter October 2017 In October 2017 MCCH: Conducted 546 patient visits Our psychologists saw 38 patients. We distributed baby formula and diapers to 141 children In October we received donations of medicine and medical supplies from 219 individuals

Shrinking Budgets means Cancer Patients Wait

26 October 2017 Helliniko Shrinking Budgets means Cancer Patients Wait Complaints from hospitals are increasing concerning serious shortfalls in equipment and medicines.  These shortfalls are a natural reflection of the shrinking budgets and the money having run out for hospital

Closing Social Pharmacies! What’s going on?

23 October 2017 Helliniko   Closing Social Pharmacies! What’s going on? The Greek Pharmaceutical Association (PFS) issued an announcement requesting the Greek Ministry of Health to close the volunteer social pharmacies.  They believe that the social pharmacies no longer have

September 2017 Newsletter

  Newsletter September 2017 In September 2017 MCCH: Conducted 469 patient visits Our psychologists saw 21 patients. Our dentistry had 4 visits Two CT Scans and 2 MRI exams were conducted We distributed baby formula to 101 families In September

Under Funding of the Greek Public Health System and Its Improvement Don’t Mix

  25 September 2017 Helliniko   Under Funding of the Greek Public Health System and Its Improvement Don’t Mix During the entire summer the Greek government, and especially the Ministry of Health, has flooded the public with “information” on the

July and August 2017 Newsletter

  Newsletter July and August 2017 In July and August 2017 MCCH: Conducted 578 patient visits Our psychologists saw 25 patients. Our dentistry had 9 visits Two CT Scans and 2 MRI exams were conducted We distributed baby formula to

June 2017 Newsletter

  Newsletter June 2017 In June 2017 MCCH conducted 488 patient visits: Our psychologists saw 47 patients. Our dentistry had 19 visits, 17 of whom were refugees from the Rafina and Schisto shelters. We distributed baby formula to114 children. MCCH,

May 2017 Newsletter

  Newsletter May 2017 In May 2017 MCCH: conducted 529 patient visits. Our psychologists saw 43 patients. Our dentistry had 35 visits, 33 of which were from refugees. Additionally, a volunteer who is a maxillofacial surgeon tended to two difficult

Refugees – MCCH and NGOs

25 May 2017 Helliniko Refugees – MCCH and NGOs In 2015 the refugee phenomenon intensified in Greece to a record breaking degree and our people rose to the test.  The volunteers of the Metropolitan Community Clinic at Helliniko also played

April 2017 Newsletter

  Newsletter April 2017 In April 2017 MCCH conducted 451 patient visits. Our psychologists saw 22 patients. Our dentistry had 20 visits, 17 of which were from refugees. One cat-scan and one MRI was conducted We distributed diapers and baby

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