KATHMANDU, July 28: Construction of Day Care Dialysis Centre supported by Ncell at Tribhuwan University Teaching Hospital (TUTH) has been completed. Issuing a statement, Ncell said that the new facility has enabled the hospital to enhance its capacity to operate health services for kidney patients.
"As health problems related to kidney have been rising alarmingly, Ncell had, in 2014, provided financial support to the leading health institution of the country, TU Teaching Hospital, with an aim to enable the people to access critical renal health care services within the country," the statement said, adding that the newly completed Kidney Day Care and Dialysis Centre has capacity to accommodate 16 dialysis machines, and it is equipped with RO water treatment facilities.
Ncell supported construction of the new center as a part of its corporate social responsibility (CSR). The company has provided financial support of Rs 15 million for the purpose.