Investment in Pro Familia Hospital in El Salvador

The Salvadoran Demographic Association (ADS) has made an investment of $1 million to remodel Pro Familia Hospital’s medical equipment and facilities.

Wednesday, March 11, 2009


Cossette Ramírez, executive of ADS explained to "The remodeling of the five operating and delivery rooms includes special sinks for the doctors to scrub, as well as the placement of cutting-edge lamps and epoxy ceilings that guarantee the absence of germs according to international standards. The investment also includes the acquisition of surgical instruments for more than 25 specialties, x-ray equipment, special vital sign monitors, electrocardiograms, ultrasounds, etc."

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