BANGKOK, 1 August 2014 – Her Royal Highness Princess Srirasm, the royal consort to His Royal Highness the Crown Prince, on Thursday (July 31) observed the operations of the Senanarong Camp Hospital of the Fourth Army Area, in Hat Yai District, Songkhla Province.
The Princess, in her capacity as the director of the Family Medicine Office of the Medical Department, Royal Thai Army, paid the visit to the hospital in order to give moral support to soldiers amputated by fighting in the suppression of insurgency in the southernmost part of Thailand. The visit also allowed the Princess to collect data and information on family medicine for use in her planning of assistance to military personnel stationed in the three restive southern border provinces.
The princess also expected to use the experience gained from the visit in planning medical care and rehabilitation for soldiers and members of the public in other parts of the country.
The Senanarong Camp Hospital has six hospitals under its jurisdiction and is providing primary healthcare, both in preventive and therapeutic service, as well as secondary and tertiary health care to soldiers and people alike.