KAMRAN KHAN HIGHLIGHTS & IMPORTANCE OF SHAHEED MOHTARMA BENAZIR BHUTTO TRAUMA CENTER
Kamran Khan, iconic news anchor and journalist has highlighted the importance of Shaheed Mohatarma Benazir Bhutto Accident, Emergency and Trauma Centre by describing it a state-of-art emergency and trauma care centre and Sindh Govt’s gift to the people of Sindh, on his tv show ‘Dunya Kamran Khan Kay Sath’ on Friday night 01 January.
Shaheed Mohatarma Benazir Bhutto Accident, Emergency and Trauma Centre was officially inaugurated by Pakistan Peoples Party chairman Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari in the Civil Hospital Karachi (CHK) on Wednesday 23 December 2015.
Shaheed Mohatarma Benazir Bhutto Accident, Emergency and Trauma Centre will provide state-of-art emergency and trauma care facilities to the people. The project is a gift to the people of Sindh and masses will avail best health facilities in it. It will provide trauma care facilities to people under one roof and thousands of patients will avail the healthcare facilities in the trauma center.
The 14-storey ‘state-of-the-art’ trauma centre is first of its kind established by the government where a wide assortment of facilities have been put together to offer one-window operation to the public in emergency situations.
The 14-storey building has been constructed to house the trauma centre along with a helipad on the rooftop in which four storeys have been allocated for parking 500 cars and as many motorcycles.
The existing emergency ward of the CHK, along with neurosurgery, intensive care units, critical care units, cardiovascular and maxillofacial and vascular surgery facilities and eye units would be shifted to the trauma centre.
A total of 18 operating theatres would be part of the gigantic building. It is pertinent to mention here that trauma center comprises 14-storey, and initially, seven-storey building will be made operational in phases. The trauma center has been completed with a cost over Rs 5 billion.