Himalayan Rescue Association Nepal has efficiently managed its Aid-posts Manang and Pheriche in the Fall 2011 season. The HRA has been providing medical services and rescue assistance if needed to local people, foreign trekkers and trekking related staff including porters and guides from the Aid-posts since its inception.

Dr. Noah Levit, USA, Dr. Chi Q. Truong, USA and Dr. Gregory Hugh Stiller, USA  volunteered  in Manang Aid-post in fall 2011.

Likewise, Dr. Natasha Helen Kate Burley, British, Dr. Megan Anne Walmsley, Australian and Dr. Lars Helge Lind, Norwegian  volunteered  in Pheriche Aid-post in fall 2011.

Given below is a the brief statistics of medical facilities and assistance provided from the Aid-post during fall season -2011:

 Fall Season 2011

Manang Aid-post 

Pheriche Aid-post 

 Nepali Patinents

315 

310 

 Foreigners

 171

 233

 Total Patients

 486

 543

 Helicopter Evacuations

 14

 16

 Motorcycle Evacuations

 6

 -

 Home Visit

 1

 -

 AMS Talk Attendees

 2260

 869

Both Aid-posts will remain closed for the winter. HRA is all set to continue its Aid-post operations in the Spring 2012.

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Himalayan Rescue Association Nepal

Dhobichaur, Lazimpat (North Gate of the Royal Palace)
P.O. Box No. 4944,
Kathmandu, Nepal
Phone: +977-1-4440292 / 4440293
Fax: +977-1-4411956
E-mail : hra@mail.com.np

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