Services Provided: The Eye Care Helpline provided free consultation services through audio and video calls during 10 am to 5 pm from Sunday to Thursday.
Consultation with an eye doctor
Necessary treatment & advice
Referral services to our partner hospitals, if needed
Medicine Delivery (Dhaka city only; retail price+delivery charge TK 50/-)
Raising awareness on preventing COVID-19 infection.
During June – September 30, 2020, ECH provided services to a total of 512 patients (male – 265; female – 247). They were housewives (212), jobholders (94), Businessmen (76), Students (56) and farmers (21), teachers (6), drivers (4), children (18) and retired persons (25) came in smaller numbers. These patients came from 34 districts of the country with highest from Dhaka (198) followed by Rajshahi (92). Two hundred sixteen (287) patients were prescribed medicines and another 132 patients were referred to our partner hospitals for further examination and treatment.