A Chance For Life





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Project Description

Region: South America

Country: Brazil

Location: Araxá

Total Budget: $30,010

Area of Focus: Disease prevention and treatment

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The Surgical Center is a special area inside the hospital, where interventions surgical, aiming to fulfill the resolution of surgical complications, through the action of an integrated team. The main goal of Surgery is to meet, to the best of way possible, the patient will undergo a surgical procedure, be it urgent or emergency, elective, allowing surgical staff all conditions of the patient and the certainty of a secure service-"a chance to life".

The objective is to increase the number of surgeries performed for the Unified Health System. Two hundred and twenty two (224) surgeries were carried out in the period from January to September/2016 and from the adaptation and installation of the new equipment, to increase to 300 surgeries / month.

This goal will be achieving with the implementation of new equipment and the improvement of working conditions. With the accomplishment of the scheduled surgeries, beginning of oncological surgeries, being able to resume the process of organ harvesting for transplants.

Budget=> $ 30,010

1 surgical table - model Baumer A-900 => $ 25,327

1 rigid endoscope 30º => $ 2,448

2 fiber optic cable => $ 816

4 lithotriptor cable 1mm => $ 400

2 Extractor tweezers => $ 487

6 lithotripsic probe => $ 602

Primary Host Partner

District: 4770

Rotary Club of: Araxá

Primary Contact: Sueli rosa

Email: fiskaraxa@hotmail.com

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Project Status

Need $6,674
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Project listed for the 2018-19 Rotary Year.

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by Sueli rosa

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