Hubei, China, February 28 – During the period concerning prevention and control of novel coronavirus pneumonia (COVID-19) infection, Time Medical Systems was told that hospitals in Xiaogan city and Huanggang city of Hubei, China for treating infected patients are facing problems of lack in diagnostic equipment. Time Medical immediately sped up production and arranged transport of medical equipment to frontline hospitals in order to support medical workers in patient treatment.
Diagnostic equipment worth of RMB 3.3 million donated by Time Medical is loaded in Time Medical’s manufacturing base in Taizhou, Jiangsu in the afternoon of February 26th. The equipment is then transported to Xiaogan and Huanggang at night to support local hospitals.
DIGITAL RADIOGRAPHY SYSTEM DONATED BY TIME MEDICAL
Going through an overnight journey, Time Medical’s supporting equipment arrived its first site, Huanggang Maternal and Child Health Hospital at 9a.m. on February 27th. After unloading the 17-ton MRI system, the transport team continued their way to the second site and arrived at the Central Hospital of Xiaogan at 4p.m. The two systems were currently unloaded to the hospital specific sites for handover.
The two hospitals are now preparing the installation sites. Time Medical will install and calibrate the systems for the hospitals at the earliest so that the systems can provide diagnostic service to local infected patients as soon as possible.