The Ghana Medical Relief (GMR) is set to embark on a five-day free medical mission at Atibie in the Eastern Region.

The exercise which begins on Monday, August 2, 2021, to Friday, August 6, 2021, will provide a platform for general health screening, pediatrics, dental, urological, obstetrics and health education to more than 5,000 people in Atibie and its surrounding communities.

Ghana Medical Relief embarks on free medical mission in Atibie

The registered non-profit organisation based in the United States of America and Ghana has been embarking on a free medical mission to Ghana every summer.

Ghana Medical Relief embarks on free medical mission in Atibie

The team had its first mission in 2018 at Asiakwa; a town in the East Akim District of the Eastern Region before proceeding to Anomabo, a town on the coast of the Mfantsiman Municipal District of the Central Region in 2019.

Ghana Medical Relief embarks on free medical mission in Atibie

However, as a result of Covid-19, its 2020 health mission was suspended.

Ghana Medical Relief embarks on free medical mission in Atibie

The GMR is therefore entreating all residents in Atibie and its environs to take advantage of the event to seek free medical care.