B. Braun Indonesia Donates Medical Devices to COVID-19 Emergency Hospital in Jakarta
B. Braun Indonesia distributed 10,000 items comprising infusion sets and syringes to the COVID-19 Emergency Hospital in Pondok Gede, Jakarta. The donation was made in collaboration with the EuroCham and delivery was done from B. Braun’s Jakarta warehouse directly to the hospital on July 14th, 2021. On hand to receive the donation was dr. H. Mukti Rahadian, MARS, MPH as the head of Bidang Analisis Lingkungan Strategis, Pusat Analisis Determinan, Minister of Health Indonesia.
“The donation is a reflection of B. Braun’s commitment as a good corporate citizen in Indonesia. We have had a successful presence of close to 40 years in Indonesia, delivering safe medical products and services that focus on innovation, optimization, and sustainability. Even during these challenging times, B. Braun is committed to continue supporting the government’s initiatives in combatting the COVID-19 pandemic,” President Director of B. Braun Indonesia, Rainer Ruppel, said.
The COVID-19 Emergency Hospital in Pondok Gede Jakarta, also known as the Hajj Hostel, was converted to handle COVID-19 patients, by the Indonesia President, Mr. Joko Widodo, on July 10th, 2021. It has 900 isolation beds, 50 ICU’s, and 40 HCU’s. The facility was converted within five days with the support of Minister of Health and Minister of Public Works and Housing.
About B. Braun
With over 64,000 employees in 64 countries, B. Braun is one of the world’s leading healthcare companies specializing in 16 therapy areas. In 2020, B. Braun achieved 7,426.3 million Euro of sales. Around the world, B. Braun products are renowned for the highest quality and safety standards.
In Indonesia, we are strongly committed to fulfilling our vision to protect and improve health. We serve healthcare professionals with innovative medical products and solutions; and through the establishment of a state-of-the art pharmaceutical factory in Karawang.
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Antonia Enny Indrayanti
Director of Human Resource & Corporate Communications
B. Braun Indonesia
Phone: +62 21 52907177