TMSS Health Sector has been implementing “Smile Train RCH cleft Project” through Rafatullah Community Hospital (RCH) since 01 July, 2010 with an aim of bringing back normal life of poor cleft lip or palate patients through reconstructive surgery and their peaceful rehabilitation in the society. To fulfill the project aim and objectives, Rafatullah Community Hospital has been arranging and providing totally free of cost reconstructive surgeries to the poor children and patients born with cleft lip or palate and successfully kept continued its educational programs in the field of reconstructive surgeries for medical specialists by the financial, technical and other supports of Smile Train, an internationally renowned organization based in NewYork, USA. For successful implementation of 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th phase project activities, the Smile Train Inc., USA has renewed its agreement for the implementation of the 5th phase project activities by TMSS for the period of 01, January 2017 to December 31, 2019.
Provision of medical service and assistance to the Children and Patients born with Cleft lip and Palates, especially targeting the poor community.
- To assist and support the poor Children born with cleft lip and palate.
- To harbor positive approach and sympathetic mind-set in dealing with persons with physical disability.
- To help the disabled people live in society like able-bodied persons.
- To boost up human resources development, rural employment generation and agricultural resources development.
There are 6 (six) staffs are assigned in this project of which Project Coordinator-01, Medical Officer-01, Marketing Officer-01, Accounts Officer-01, Senior Nurse-01 and Assistant Nurse-0. Moreover, an expert project surgical team comprised of 10 doctors including Project Director (Chief Surgeon) comes from Dhaka for operating surgical cases of the patients.