In cooperation with Egypt’s Ministry of Health, Sixth of October Development and Investment Company (SODIC) has equipped three public hospitals nationwide, in an attempt to make more room for COVID-19 patients, Invest-Gate reports.
SODIC commissioned 50 fully-equipped portable quarantine units for the Abbassia Fever Hospital and Mansoura Chest Hospital. Additionally, it will also equip 21 hospital rooms in Mahala Fever Hospital to serve as complete isolation units, according to a press release on May 18.
Previously, the Egypt-based developer unveiled its multi-tiered approach in contributing to the cause, which involved redirecting all marketing resources to creating awareness about the Coronavirus. This comes alongside donating ventilators and monitors to Sheikh Zayed Specialized Hospital, Sheikh Zayed General Hospital, and Imbaba General Hospital to be able to hospitalize COVID-19 patients.
Over 1,500 protection packages were distributed in Ezebt Khairallah, providing the community with immunity boosters, sanitization material, and hygiene instructions, SODIC further highlighted in its statement.