Dermatological Campaing

We met with the representative of the Dermatology Association of Jujuy and Mining Companies based in the province to plan joint actions related to the Dermatological Campaign that was carried out in 10 communities of Susques.

Four mining companies joined the Jujuy Society of Dermatology in a free care campaign in the Puna
The Jujuy Society of Dermatology, which has been carrying out solidarity campaigns in the province for 29 years, once again made a tour for free medical attention to inhabitants of some of the most remote areas of Jujuy.
This time, the companies Hanaq Group Argentina S.A, Allkem – Sales de Jujuy, Minera Exar and Litica Resources joined a joint action that also had the collaboration of health agents and staff from health posts in the area and the Susques Hospital, under the coordination of the Ministry of Health of Jujuy.

11 professionals from Jujuy made dermatological care visits to communities in the department of Susques. Over two days, October 21 and 22, they treated 234 people at the El Toro and Olaroz Chico health posts and at the Susques Hospital. Almost half of the patients were children.
In addition to medical care, patients received medications and information on the prevention of skin diseases.

Dermatological attentions in the communities were: The bull 22 children and 20 adults. Olaroz 27 children and 18 adults. Susques 52 children and 95 adults.