Hundreds of Chitungwiza residents were this weekend afforded a one time opportunity to access free medical attention after a local health institution undertook a social responsibility cause.

Running under the theme, “Your Health Our Concern”, Chitungwiza based health institution Citimed conducted an open day ceremony to offer free medical services and health care to the community.

Residents welcomed the initiative saying the prevailing economic challenges has not made it easy for many to afford health services.

The health service provider general manager, Mr Timothy Goche said the initiative is part of the hospitals social responsibility programme and they will continue giving back to the community.

Services that were on offer include x-rays, selected laboratory tests, sugar tests just to name a few.