Costa Rica: $18 million for Medical Equipment

$18 million will be allocated to equip the seven-story tower, which will be built starting from April at the Calderon Guardia hospital, with 209 beds, 35 incubators and radiology, neonatology, gynecology, and an isolation unit.

Thursday, March 23, 2017

The estimated cost of the project is $83 million, its construction will begin in mid-April and it will be completed within three years, according to the Costa Rican Social Security Fund (CCSS).

The statement said that "... it will have a new seven - story building which will have 209 beds and 35 incubators, these floors will be divided up by specialty and are detailed below:

1 and 2 floor: Radiology and Medical Imaging which will include the complete digitization of the service.
3 floor: Preterm Births and 35 incubators   
4 Floor: Gynecology and Obstetrics: 72 beds   
5 Floor: Inpatient Medicine: 43 beds
6 Floor: Inpatient Surgery. 70 beds 7 Floor: Isolation unit: 14 beds ".

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