PENAJAM, Sunday (01/09). The Healthy Alert Activity was held in collaboration with MTT Foundation and Rumah Zakat Balikpapan in Kel. Pantai Lango, Kec. Penajam, Kab. Penajam Paser Utara, starting at 09.00 o’clock until 12:30 o’clock and took place in the Multipurpose Building Kel. Lango Beach, which is about 20 meters from the pier of Lango Beach.
Lango Beach is one of the sub-districts of Penajam District on the edge of Balikpapan Bay.
With its location on the beach, access to Lango Beach is very limited. Land access to the center of Penajam Subdistrict is very far, even the city of Balikpapan need to ride a wooden boat for about 1 hour or a speed boat for about 30 minutes to reach the location.
There is only one village doctor who served in this village. That is why the residents were very enthusiastic when the MTT Foundation and Rumah Zakat were present to provide free health and medical services for the residents of Lango Beach. As many as 168 people attended and received health services at the MTT Foundation Healthy Alert action.
In this activity, residents received services in the form of blood pressure checks, blood metabolic tests, general doctor examinations, administration of drugs and administration of PMTs in the form of oranges, milk and green bean extract for
“Alhamdulillah, we are very grateful to MTT and Rumah Zakat who are willing to come and provide free medical assistance that we really need. Hopefully, they can return to our village again at a later time,” said Ms. Syamsiah, a representative from Lango Beach Village.
Asih Dwi / Hanaa Afifah