The thirty American doctors who were brought into the country by Montserrado County Senator Sarah Joseph have begun free surgery across Montserrado County and it’s environ. Recently, Senator Saah Joseph lobbied with partners in the United States particularly with some doctors to come to Liberia to conduct free surgery for people with different health complications.
Speaking to reporters on Wednesday, November 3, 2021, at the Ministry of Information special press conference, Senator Joseph said the thirty doctors have begun carryout surgeries for citizens in lower Tolee District Montserrado County. According to him, other parts of county including districts 17, 16 and one will first be targeted.
The Montserrado County Senator noted that the free treatment and surgery is in fulfillment of his campaign promised made to citizens back in 2019 by-election. He said over one thousand Liberians in Montserrado County are expected to benefit from his initiative. It is noted that the health sector is seriously challenge in Liberia, but with the help of the senator and some entrepreneurs and institutions, there can be improvement in the health sector.