An international financial institution, Unity Link Money Transfer Company, has presented Hematology Analyzing machine to the Dialysis center of the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH).
The gesture, according to management, is to contribute to the growth of the country’s health sector as part of the company’s Social Corporate Responsibility (SCR).
The equipment, which is at the cost of GHȼ30,000, will save patients the cost of visiting private laboratories, and also expedite healthcare delivery at the facility.
Presenting the equipment to health personnel on behalf of the company, Country Director, Adwoa Odoom, said it was the beginning of a long-term journey to support the Ghana Health Service in promoting good health.
She indicated that, the company’s partnership with the hospital and the Ministry of Health, will go a long way to many more lives.
Head of the Renal Unit at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH), Dr. Kodwo Eyeson, who received the equipment on behalf of the Hospital, said it will contribute greatly to healthcare delivery at the hospital.
According to him, the absence of such equipment poses difficulty to both patients and health workers at the facility.
He commended the company for its gesture, and called for a stronger collaboration towards healthcare delivery in the country.
Unity Link Money Transfer Company is an indigenous company which has been helping Ghanaians to transfer money to their loved ones through its relationship with local banking partners for the past 26 years.