Officials of Mechanical Lloyd and the hospital staff during the donation
Management of Mechanical Lloyd has donated medical equipment worth GH¢20,000 to the paediatric ward of the Effia Nkwanta Regional Hospital in Takoradi.
The equipment included Oxygen concentrators, Wrist and Finger Oximeters, patient monitors and weighing scales.
The donation is in line with the company’s corporate mission, which seeks to contribute meaningfully to the welfare of communities in which it operates.
Speaking at the ceremony, Kojo Annobil, Sales & Marketing Director, Mechanical Lloyd, said that “health workers must have well equipped facilities to help them deliver healthcare in the most effective and efficient manner.”
He added that the donation would help the Effia Nkwanta Hospital to provide quality healthcare to people in the Western Region.
He indicated Mechanical Lloyd would be available to help the hospital in their future projects and mentioned that the company has undertaken several corporate social responsibility activities in areas such as education, health, water and sanitation.
Dr. Kwaw Ntodzi, Medical Superintendent of Effia Nkwanta Hospital, expressed gratitude and said the equipment will help improve quality healthcare at the paediatric ward.
He added that management and staff were doing their best to ensure successful treatment of people brought to the hospital in spite of the numerous challenges.
He appealed to other companies in Takoradi to also assist the hospital.
Mechanical Lloyd is a fully owned Ghanaian company with its headquarters in Accra- South Industrial Area.
The company also has branches in Adenta, Accra, Kumasi, Tamale and now Takoradi and holds franchises for BMW and Ford vehicles, as well as Massey Ferguson agricultural tractors and implements.
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