The recently upgraded Bulondo health centre in West Sang’alo ward, Kanduyi constituency has received assortment of hospital equipments to boost the male ward.
Governor Kenneth Lusaka recently presented a certificate of upgrade of Bulondo dispensary to a Health centre to boost healthcare.
Speaking after commissioning a new male ward at the facility, Lusaka said his Administration is set to improve infrastructure of the health facility to cut traveling expenses for patients who seek specialized treatment in far flung facilities.
The department of Heath through the Governor delivered 15 hospital beds, 15 mattresses, 30 branded bed sheets, 15 branded blankets and 15 branded bedcovers to boost the facility’s ability to attend to patients.
Speaking after receiving the equipments, the County Health and Sanitation director Dr.Caleb Watta lauded the Governor for championing healthcare for his people.
“We are grateful for these equipments, it will go a long way in helping out people, I encourage our people to use this facility to reduce the expenses of seeking health services in private facilities,” said Watta.
West Sang’alo ward MCA Godfrey Mukhwana alias Seddy lauded Governor Lusaka as.a development conscious leader.
“Lusaka has upgraded this facility to a health centre, commissioned a male ward and now he has brought in beds to cater for our male patients, this is a positive indicator that we are on a right trajectory,” he said.
Present was the County nurse Veronicah Wanyonyi and the health centre board of management.