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K13 Million CT Scan Enhances Medical Services at Kabwe General Hospital

The Zambia Medicines and Medical Supplies Agency (ZAMMSA) proudly announces the successful installation of a state-of-the-art Computed Tomography (CT) scanner at Kabwe General Hospital. 

Valued at K13 million, this advanced medical equipment marks a pivotal milestone in providing comprehensive diagnostic and treatment capabilities to the residents of Kabwe and the wider Central Province.

Bradley Chingobe, the Senior Manager of Corporate Communications at ZAMMSA, emphasized the critical role of the CT scanner in delivering precise medical insights for diagnosis, treatment planning, and evaluation of various health conditions prevalent in the region. 

He underscored ZAMMSA’s unwavering commitment to procuring and distributing essential medical commodities to elevate the standard of healthcare services across the nation.

“The successful distribution and installation of the K13 million CT scan at Kabwe General Hospital exemplify ZAMMSA’s vision to establish a world-class supply chain of essential medicines and medical supplies,” stated Mr. Chingobe. “We are dedicated to ensuring that public health facilities nationwide are equipped with the necessary resources to enhance service delivery and promote the well-being of our citizens.”

The introduction of the CT scanner at Kabwe General Hospital signifies a significant leap forward in healthcare infrastructure, enabling medical professionals to conduct comprehensive diagnostic procedures with unparalleled precision and efficiency. 

This technological advancement is poised to benefit patients by facilitating timely diagnoses, personalized treatment plans, and improved clinical outcomes.

Dr. Rebecca Ng’andu, Chief Medical Officer at Kabwe General Hospital, expressed her gratitude for the acquisition of the CT scanner, emphasizing its transformative impact on patient care. 

“The installation of the CT scan represents a major advancement in our ability to diagnose and treat a wide range of medical conditions,” remarked Dr. Ng’andu. “We are confident that this cutting-edge technology will greatly enhance our capacity to provide quality healthcare services to the community.”

The procurement and installation of the CT scanner at Kabwe General Hospital underscore Zambia’s commitment to advancing healthcare infrastructure and ensuring equitable access to medical services for all citizens. 

As ZAMMSA continues to prioritize the procurement of essential medicines and medical equipment, the nation moves closer to realizing its vision of a healthier and more prosperous future for all.

This investment in healthcare infrastructure not only strengthens the resilience of the healthcare system but also reaffirms Zambia’s commitment to prioritizing the well-being of its citizens. 

With the K13 million CT scan now operational at Kabwe General Hospital, the nation takes a significant step forward in its journey toward achieving universal healthcare coverage and improving health outcomes for all.

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