On Christmas Day, December 25, 2023, the Rotary Club of Hetauda brought festive cheer to the Siddhasthali Rural Community Hospital through a generous act of kindness. Through the Global Grant GG 2349627, generously supported by the Rotary World Fund, Rotary Club of Plympton, and Simon Wood (Foundation Chair, RI District 1175), a range of cutting-edge laboratory equipment was donated to the hospital. These invaluable tools promise to significantly improve the hospital’s diagnostic capabilities and, in turn, the quality of healthcare services provided to the people of the Makwanpur region.
The Rotary Club of Hetauda’s compassionate donation includes a set of state-of-the-art laboratory equipment valued at NPR 77,50,000. This equipment comprises:
- Fully Automatic Hematology Analyser
- Fully Automatic Biochemistry Analyser Response 920
- Semi-Automatic Electrolyte Analyser Stat Profile Prime
- Semi-Automatic Urine Analyser UC 1000 Sysmex
- HPLC Analyzer Bio-Rad HbA1c D10 Hb
These cutting-edge devices will revolutionize the hospital’s diagnostic capabilities, enabling more accurate and timely assessments of patients’ conditions.
The handover ceremony took place at the hospital premises, symbolizing the Rotary Club of Hetauda’s commitment to healthcare excellence. The President of the Rotary Club of Hetauda, Swagat Pyakurel, played a pivotal role in this event. The presence of the Ward Chairperson of Ward 6 and other local stakeholders, alongside dedicated Rotary members, made this occasion all the more special.
The hospital staff and local community expressed their profound gratitude to the Rotary Club of Hetauda and their generous supporters for this remarkable gift. This collaboration showcases the power of international partnerships and community-driven initiatives to make a real difference in the lives of those in need.
The Rotary Club of Hetauda’s noble gesture in donating advanced laboratory equipment to Siddhasthali Rural Community Hospital represents the very essence of Rotary International’s motto, “Service Above Self.” Through their support and the generosity of their partners, they have illuminated the path toward improved healthcare services and better lives for the people of the Makwanpur region.