HRPB Paediatric Care Unit Receives Specialised Medical Equipment from IIFW™ Worth RM104K
The hard work of the International IPOH Fashion Week (IIFW) 4.0 committee finally wrapped up with yesterday’s handing over of specialised medical equipment to Hospital Raja Permaisuri Bainun’s Paediatric Care Unit worth RM104,883.36.
The equipment were:
1 set Video flexible laryngoscope without working channel (Insighters, China)
1 full set Fabian Therapy Evolution (Acutronic, Switzerland)
1 unit Pulse Oximeter with Reporting Software
The funds used to purchase the above-mentioned equipment were raised during the four-day fashion charity gala known as International IPOH Fashion Week (IIFW), with Season 4.0 hosted in October 2022. This stellar event was supported by the Perak State Government, Ipoh City Council, Tourism Perak, and Tourism Malaysia, including generous sponsorships from the private sector.
HRH Raja Permaisuri Perak Darul Ridzuan, Tuanku Zara Salim graced the handover ceremony which was held at the Women, Children and Cardiology Complex of Hospital Raja Permaisuri Bainun (HRPB). Other dignitaries included YABhg. Datin Seri Aezer Binti Zubin, the wife to YAB Menteri Besar Perak Darul Ridzuan; YABhg. Toh Puan Datin Seri Diraja Puan Sri Hajah Rasiah Bt. Md Nor, the wife to Orang Kaya Bendahara Seri Maharaja; Dr Sirajuddin bin Hashim, Perak Health Department Director; YBhg Datin Seri Dr. Nomee Ashikin Mohammed Radzi, patron of IIFW & Chairperson of Perak Food Bank; Dr Megat Iskandar bin Megat Abdul Hamid, HRPB Director; Dr Siti Aishah, Head of HRPB Paediatric Care Unit, alongside Mr Louis Sebastian, Founder & CEO IIFW.
HRH Raja Permaisuri Perak Tuanku Zara also took time out to visit the Paediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU), Paediatric High Dependency Unit (PHDU) and Paediatric Surgical Ward.
Event: Handover of Medical Equipment to HRPB
Venue: Hospital Raja Permaisuri Bainun, Ipoh
Date: 18th May, 2023