Brief Report of Fall Season – 2019
HRA Aid-posts at Manang (3550 m.) and Pheriche (4250 m.) operation for the Fall Season 2019 are successfully completed. The HRA has been providing medical services to local people, trekkers, mountaineers and their support staff including porters and guides from the Aid-posts since its inception. HRA has also been providing lecture on Altitude Mountain Sickness (AMS) from both aid-posts at every 3:00 pm.
Dr. Daniela Murinova, Slovak Republic and Dr. Michael Robert Brewer, New Zealand volunteered at Manang Aid-post.
Dr. Andrew Aaron, USA and Dr. Roy Gordon Harris, British volunteered at Pheriche Aid-post.
Given below are the brief statistics of Medical Service provided from the Aid-post during Fall season -2019:
Details Manang Aid-post Pheriche Aid-post
Nepali Patients 343 245
Foreigners 268 248
Total Patients 611 493
AMS Talk Attendees 1920 502
Aid-posts are closed for winter season, 2019 and will open in Spring season 2020. Everest-ER medical clinic will also be open for Spring Season 2020.
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