Sunday, June 20, 2021  | 9 ZUL-QAADAH, 1442
Samaa TV
Facebook Twitter Youtube
HOME > News

SIUT opening dialysis unit in Larkana mid-August

It will be able to cater to 950 patients a year

SAMAA | - Posted: Jun 24, 2020 | Last Updated: 12 months ago
Posted: Jun 24, 2020 | Last Updated: 12 months ago

The SIUT will be opening a dialysis unit in Larkana by mid-August, according to a press release issued by the hospital.

It will be an extended part of the SIUT Chablani Medical Centre in Sukkur. Once this unit is operational, it is expected that it will be able to carry out 100,000 dialysis sessions to 950 patients every year.

A water purification system has been installed and will be ready for use in a week. The local government’s drainage system project is also in its final stages.

Twelve dialysis machines have already reached Larkana and will be used for trial testing for two weeks. Patient monitors required for the high dependency unit are in the process of being installed while the radiology and pathology facilities are almost completed.

According to the press release, the unit will be a functional branch of SIUT Sukkur.

The SIUT is the country’s largest public sector dialysis network which caters to 61% of Sindh’s dialysis patients. Around 8,000 renal failure patients benefit from the facility each year.

Currently, the SIUT has branches in Karachi and Sukkur where it provides free of charge dialysis. It conducted over 394,000 dialysis sessions last year.

FaceBook WhatsApp

Tell us what you think:

Your email address will not be published.

FaceBook WhatsApp

national assembly Pakistan today fight, national assembly Pakistan fight 2021, National Assembly Fight, National Assembly Session PTI and PMNL Fight, National Assembly Uncensored Fight, Violence in national assembly, samaa tv live, news headlines, pakistan news live

UAE likely to extend ban on Pakistani arrivals
Over 10,000 animals have reached Karachi’s cattle market
Lahore madrassa leader booked for sodomy, intimidation
Demolish Aladin mall, Pavilion End Club in two days: SC
Karachi weather: Met Office predicts drizzle Saturday evening
Supreme Court orders demolition of Karachi’s Nasla Tower
Watch: Full house at Karachi’s maweshi mandi today
Water pumps at Dhabeji station affecting Karachi supply
About Us   |   Anchor Profiles   |   Online Advertising   |   Contact Us   |   Feedback   |   Apps   |   FAQs   |   Authors   |   Comment Policy
Facebook   |   Twitter   |   Instagram   |   YouTube   |   WhatsApp