Ujjain: The city Cancer Palliative Care Unit will be equipped with world class facilities shortly.Following a memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed with Binaytara Foundation of USA, on Monday by foundation chairman Dr Vinay Shah and collector SanketBhondve at Charak Hospital,facilities based on international standards will now be made available to patients.
The MoU has been signed for the Cancer Care Unit founded at the district hospital for period of 2 years which could be extended further. According to the clauses of the MoU, the Foundation will provide advancedequipments, pathology services and a friendly environment topatients admitted at the unit. It will also provide world class training to doctors, nurses and otherstaff. Telemedicine and teleconferencing facilities will also be provided.
Addressing the occasion, Dr Shah said, ultramodern and world class facilities will be made available at the unit.Energy minister Paras Jain and Collector SanketBhondveaddressed the gathering on the occasion. Industrialist AnandBangur, nodal officer SS Rawat, joint director Health DrNidhi Vyas, CMHO Dr ML Malviya and others were present.