Temple of Restoration brings medical mission to Fogo to support health facilities

São Filipe Sep. 10 (Inforpress) – A medical mission, organized by the New York-based Temple of Restoration, made up of more than 30 health technicians, arrives in Fogo Island on the 27th to support health facilities.

The director of the Fogo / Brava health region and the São Francisco de Assis Regional Hospital, Evandro Monteiro, said that these health technicians, linked to various intervention areas, will support the island’s health structures from September 27 to October 5.

The arrival of technicians from various specialties has already been authorized by the Cape Verdean Medical Association and, in addition to the regional hospital, specialists will assist people at the health centers of Mosteiros and Cova Figueira (Santa Catarina), covering the three municipalities of the island.

In addition to bringing the health technicians, the Temple of Restoration promised to donate to the São Francisco de Assis regional hospital a set of medical equipment, including a mammograph, according to one of the bishops, who is a native of Fogo.



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