PNJ Supported 2 Disinfection Robots And Many Medical Devices Against Covid-19 In HCMC
Despite the affection of Covid-19 to its business operation, PNJ is always associated with social activities, accompanying the City Hall in many campaigns to partly support the pandemic prevention.
On May 13th, 2020, Phu Nhuan Jewelry Joint Stock Company (PNJ) gave many medical equipment for Covid-19 prevention to lots of hospitals in Ho Chi Minh City. This is an amount of 90.000 USD deducted from the fund of the Board of Directors.
Accordingly, PNJ has cooperated with IDEA Company and Innovative Entrepreneurship Center of VNU-HCM, to create 2 disinfection robots with the function of moving in the hospital, isolated areas for antiseptic sprays, transporting food and medical equipment to infected and suspected patients.
This is a solution to limit direct contact with infected people, avoid risks of cross-infection in the hospital. In addition, a number of other devices were also sent to many hospitals in Ho Chi Minh City such as cardioversion, benchtop SPO2 meter, electric injection pump, Biological safety cabinets class II, Centrifuge 24 Tubes, to support pandemic prevention. These are equipments that can be used for a long time, not just during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Mrs. Cao Thi Ngoc Dung – PNJ Chairman said that during the time of business suspension due to Covid-19, PNJ was also affected a lot. However, PNJ’s business operation is always associated with social activities, accompanying the city hall in many campaigns. When Covid-19 outbreak, as a business, Mrs. Dung recognized the efforts, fierce fighting spirit and timely concern of the local leader of government for the people and the survival of the enterprises. Therefore, PNJ must promote the spirit of companionship with the health sector and other agencies in the fight against this pandemic.
Assoc.Prof.Dr. Tang Chi Thuong – Deputy Director of the Department of Health also said that it has been a long time since he felt the heroic spirit of the nation. Feeling like being alive again when everyone is on the same page, living hard for a common goal.
Covid-19 was a major global crisis but also built the spirit of a time of dedication. The Deputy Director of the Department of Health also wishes that this spirit will be maintained for a long time even when the Covid-19 has been controlled, business situation and social activities return to normal. The support of businesses has not only supported equipment for better anti-pandemic actions, but is also a valuable encouragement for the doctors.