Bangalore: Healthium Medtech, one of the largest medical device companies in India is geared up to ensure un-interrupted production of essential medical devices amidst the nationwide lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Continued production is essential given that the devices produced by the company including gloves, surgical suture needles, haemostats, meshes and other surgical products are commonly used in Operation Theatres(OTs) during emergency surgeries as well as child birth, both of which continue despite the current pandemic.
Healthium has stepped up safety measures to protect its employees and workers at the facilities across the country by ensuring stringent hygiene, social distancing and working within a sterile environment.
Healthium Medtech has also procured the necessary permissions and is acting in close adherence to government norms to ensure the manufacturing plants continue steady production to supply medical consumables and equipment including gloves to the healthcare industry.
It has also opened its warehouses in order to transport stocks to the dealers and hospitals to keep the supply chain moving.
Healthium Medtech in its continuous efforts to support communities, has distributed masks, sanitizers, gloves and also introduced awareness & education programmes to communities around their manufacturing facilities – Kunigal & Peenya to fight against COVID-19
The Healthium Group has also contributed INR 82lakhs to the Prime Minister’s National relief Fund and surgical products worth INR 20Lakhs have been accepted by Chhattisgarh Institute of Medical Science (CIMS), Bilaspur for the needy patients. These will be delivered soon.
“We are committed to support our community and stand with our people in the battle against the pandemic. Safety & security of our people is the top priority during the current situation and we are ensuring adequate measures are being taken to ensure the same. The medical community has risen to support the fight against the pandemic and it is our endeavour to supply essential medical devices so that patient care remains unhindered. Our employees and the worker teams have come together to support this larger cause and I am immensely thankful for their support.” said Anish Bafna, Chief Executive Officer, Healthium Group.
Healthium Medtech commits continuous support to the government and its communities to fight the COVID-19 pandemic.