The building is a permanent, earthquake resistant construction of brick and reinforced concrete, complying with Peruvian building regulations, designed for the extremes of the local climate. The design was approved by the regional Ministry of Health and Sienna has purchased all equipment and pharmaceutical products according to the specifications of the Ministry of Health.
The clinic consists of:
Admission room, pharmacy, waiting room, examination room, emergency care room, outpatient room, recovery room with full washroom and sanitary facilities and store. The facility is staffed by a graduate in nursing and obstetrics, funded by Sienna Minerals.
Since the start of operation in March, a permanent service has been provided and the number of patients attended each month is shown below:
While the population of Callanquitas is the direct beneficiary, with an approximate population of 450, however, the attention extends to any citizen who transits through the area and requires the services of a health professional.