【𝐌𝐚𝐡𝐚 𝐊𝐚𝐫𝐮𝐧𝐚 𝐁𝐮𝐝𝐝𝐡𝐢𝐬𝐭 𝐒𝐨𝐜𝐢𝐞𝐭𝐲 𝐍𝐄𝐖𝐒𝐅𝐄𝐄𝐃】 17 June 2021 | 𝐎𝐧𝐞 𝐮𝐧𝐢𝐭 𝐔𝐥𝐭𝐫𝐚𝐬𝐨𝐮𝐧𝐝 𝐒𝐲𝐬𝐭𝐞𝐦, 𝟏𝟒 𝐏𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐞𝐧𝐭 𝐓𝐫𝐚𝐧𝐬𝐟𝐞𝐫, 𝟑𝟎𝟎 𝐃𝐢𝐬𝐩𝐨𝐬𝐚𝐛𝐥𝐞 𝐔𝐫𝐢𝐧𝐚𝐫𝐲 𝐏𝐚𝐜𝐤, 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐨𝐭𝐡𝐞𝐫𝐬 𝐰𝐨𝐫𝐭𝐡 𝐑𝐌𝟑𝟒𝟑,𝟎𝟖𝟎 𝐝𝐨𝐧𝐚𝐭𝐞𝐝 𝐭𝐨 𝐒𝐮𝐧𝐠𝐚𝐢 𝐁𝐮𝐥𝐨𝐡 𝐇𝐨𝐬𝐩𝐢𝐭𝐚𝐥
Following a hike in Covid-19 cases in Malaysia recently, ICUs in designated hospitals nationwide are operating at near capacity and to help cope with this surge, Maha Karuna Buddhist Society works together with Yayasan Maha Karuna donated medical equipment and appreciation token to the frontline personnel with total cost Ringgit Malaysia Three Hundred Forty-Three Thousand and Eighty.
Today, 1 unit of Verbana Balance Ultrasound System, 14 unit of Patient Transfer, 300 Disposable Urinary Pack were handover at Hospital Sungai Buloh. While 8 unit of Professional Mobility & Dual Power Suction unit and 3500 unit of stainless-steel vacuum insulated flask and beverage sport bottles will be handover to the hospital within next two days.
Handover Ceremony was presented by Dr. Kuldip, Director of Hospital Sungai Buloh, Rev B. Sri Saranankara, Director of Yayasan Maha Karuna, Mr Tan Kim Ming, Director of the Foundation, Dr Tan RZ from Forensic Department Hospital Sg Buloh and Ms Natasya Tan, Project Manager of the Foundation.
Dr. Kuldip Kaur, Director of Sungai Buloh Hospital, said that the hospital is indeed facing certain challenges in terms of manpower and medical resources as the pandemic worsens. Nonetheless, she is thankful for the assistance from non-governmental organizations at this trying time. She expressed thanks to Yayasan Maha Karuna for their rapid response in delivering, the necessary supplies to the hospital within a week.
“𝐈 𝐚𝐬𝐤 𝐦𝐲𝐬𝐞𝐥𝐟 𝐰𝐡𝐚𝐭 𝐜𝐚𝐧 𝐈 𝐝𝐨 𝐭𝐨 𝐬𝐮𝐩𝐩𝐨𝐫𝐭 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐜𝐨𝐮𝐧𝐭𝐫𝐲 𝐡𝐞𝐚𝐥𝐭𝐡𝐜𝐚𝐫𝐞 𝐬𝐲𝐬𝐭𝐞𝐦? 𝐄𝐯𝐞𝐫𝐲𝐨𝐧𝐞 𝐩𝐥𝐚𝐲𝐬 𝐚𝐧 𝐢𝐦𝐩𝐨𝐫𝐭𝐚𝐧𝐭 𝐫𝐨𝐥𝐞 𝐢𝐧 𝐨𝐫𝐝𝐞𝐫 𝐭𝐨 𝐩𝐮𝐭 𝐭𝐡𝐢𝐬 𝐩𝐚𝐧𝐝𝐞𝐦𝐢𝐜 𝐭𝐨 𝐚𝐧 𝐞𝐧𝐝. 𝐍𝐨 𝐨𝐧𝐞 𝐜𝐚𝐧 𝐚𝐟𝐟𝐨𝐫𝐝 𝐭𝐨 𝐡𝐚𝐯𝐞 𝐭𝐡𝐢𝐬 𝐩𝐚𝐧𝐝𝐞𝐦𝐢𝐜 𝐭𝐨 𝐜𝐨𝐧𝐭𝐢𝐧𝐮𝐞 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐚𝐧𝐨𝐭𝐡𝐞𝐫 𝐲𝐞𝐚𝐫. When I have the honor to meet Dr Kuldip personally today and the other medical frontline personnel, I can’t help but respect and feel sorry for what they had sacrificed and contributed to protect the nation.” said Rev B. Sri Saranankara at Hospital Sg Buloh today.
He said that the hospital has already planned to expand ward to deal with the coronavirus pandemic. In addition to the beds built in the open area, even the rooms that are usually used to dispose of medical waste will also be requisitioned and converted into temporary wards.
With the Ultrasound System, a minimally invasive autopsy on Covid19 on the brought in dead bodies can be performed in forensic department. It will be used to locate the targeted organs and just take biopsy. The biospy tissue will be then examined to look for covid19 pathological changes. With this, without full autopsy to be performed which can cause the spreading of the virus that can put medical front line on risk. Autopsy performed in a a faster way, it too further protect the family members of the deceased and the community and prevent further spread of the virus among the community.
“The medical equipment in dire need now like Ventilators, High Flow Nasal Cannula or Ultrasound System is not just to cope with this pandemic but many of them can be utilised up to 10 years’ time. What we contribute now is also supporting the nation healthcare system which actually benefit us, we ourselves and our family members.” said Rev. B. Sri Saranankara.
He urged each and every citizen to strictly abide to the SOP in line to help to return the nation to the normal care free time. Nothing is more important the nation harmonious and stability.
𝐘𝐚𝐲𝐚𝐬𝐚𝐧 𝐌𝐚𝐡𝐚 𝐊𝐚𝐫𝐮𝐧𝐚 𝐭𝐚𝐫𝐠𝐞𝐭 𝐭𝐨 𝐫𝐚𝐢𝐬𝐞 𝐚𝐧𝐨𝐭𝐡𝐞𝐫 𝐑𝐢𝐧𝐠𝐠𝐢𝐭 𝐌𝐚𝐥𝐚𝐲𝐬𝐢𝐚 𝐅𝐢𝐯𝐞 𝐌𝐢𝐥𝐥𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐢𝐧 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐬𝐡𝐨𝐫𝐭𝐞𝐬𝐭 𝐭𝐢𝐦𝐞 𝐭𝐨 𝐬𝐮𝐩𝐩𝐨𝐫𝐭 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐡𝐞𝐚𝐥𝐭𝐡𝐜𝐚𝐫𝐞 𝐬𝐲𝐬𝐭𝐞𝐦 𝐨𝐟 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐜𝐨𝐮𝐧𝐭𝐫𝐲, 𝐟𝐫𝐨𝐧𝐭-𝐥𝐢𝐧𝐞 𝐩𝐞𝐫𝐬𝐨𝐧𝐧𝐞𝐥 𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐚𝐟𝐟𝐞𝐜𝐭𝐞𝐝 𝐜𝐨𝐦𝐦𝐮𝐧𝐢𝐭𝐲 𝐢𝐧 𝐭𝐡𝐢𝐬 𝐩𝐚𝐧𝐝𝐞𝐦𝐢𝐜.
“We will collaborate with Yayasan Maha Karuna to raise the targeted fund to support the nation healthcare system and the affected community. We communicate with the health department and donate according to the need with specification given to make sure all the public fund will reach and benefit the right end users without any wastage. This is what we have been doing”‘said the society’s President today.
We are grateful to all the contributors and well-wishes for the trust you are having in Maha Karuna Buddhist Society. For each of your donations, Maha Karuna Buddhist Society will uphold your trust and kind thoughts and convey it to the beneficiary group.
For those who would like to support, you may direct your contribution into Maha Karuna Buddhist Society’s bank account or Yayasan Maha Karuna which is stated in the press statement.
𝐁𝐚𝐧𝐤 : 𝐌𝐚𝐲𝐛𝐚𝐧𝐤
𝐀𝐜𝐜 𝐍𝐚𝐦𝐞 : 𝐌𝐚𝐡𝐚 𝐊𝐚𝐫𝐮𝐧𝐚 𝐁𝐮𝐝𝐝𝐡𝐢𝐬𝐭 𝐒𝐨𝐜𝐢𝐞𝐭𝐲
𝐀𝐜𝐜 𝐍𝐮𝐦𝐛𝐞𝐫 : 𝟓𝟏𝟒𝟏-𝟑𝟐𝟐𝟐-𝟖𝟏𝟏𝟖