news

HTAR returns 80 units of oxygen concentrator devices to MAEPS PKRC

SHAH ALAM (Aug 21): The Tengku Ampuan Rahimah Hospital in (HTAR) Klang has decided to return the 80 units of the oxygen concentrator devices that were loaned by the Malaysia Agro Exposition Park Serdang (MAEPS) COVID-19 Quarantine and Treatment Centre (PKRC).

HTAR, in a post on its official Facebook, said the machines would be returned following the declining number of COVID-19 patients at the hospital.

“Millions thanks to MAEPS PKRC 2.0, especially to its director, Dr Shahabuddin Ibrahim, for lending 80 units of 'Oxygen Concentrator' machines to HTAR during the 'disaster' period," read the statement.

As such, it said, the Logistics Division of the Malaysian Armed Forces (ATM) would restructure requirements of the equipment for use in other states with increase in patient admissions.

On Wednesday, Bernama reported that the number of daily admissions of COVID-19 patients to receive treatment at HTAR had dropped by more than 50 per cent the past week.

HTAR director Dr Zulkarnain Mohd Rawi said the hospital previously received about 400 cases of COVID-19 patients to receive treatment daily, but the number had decreased to around 170 patients recently.

Get the latest news @ www.EdgeProp.my

Subscribe to our Telegram channel for the latest stories and updates 

Click here for more property stories

Looking for properties to buy or rent? With >150,000 exclusive listings, including undervalued properties, from vetted Pro Agents, you can now easily find the right property on Malaysia's leading property portal EdgeProp! You can also get free past transacted data and use our proprietary Edge Reference Price tool, to make an informed purchase.
SHARE
RELATED POSTS
  1. HTAR: Claims that patients made to sit on floor untrue
  2. Covid-19: Two more HTAR staffs tested positive 
  3. Buy now if one can wait for the ROI, property investors told