11 June, 2020
Orascom Construction announces that it has funded, built and fitted a new Emergency Reception Unit for the Obstetrics and Gynecology Department at Kasr El Eini Hospital in Egypt. Fast-track construction was completed in 3 months and under continuous audit and follow-up by Orascom Construction engineers and workers to ensure delivery of this critical project in record time to benefit the thousands of Egyptians in need of this service.
The new 170-sqm emergency reception was constructed and fitted with all medical equipment in a larger location capable of serving at least 100-120 patients per day and in accordance with the highest international standards.
The project includes a wide reception for patients with the required furnishing and utilities coupled with medical sections and equipment such as examination spaces equipped to monitor the patient’s vital signs and more specialized examinations involving Cardiotocograms (CTGs). In addition, there is a separate room for ultrasound examination, and administrative rooms and offices for doctors, nurses and staff. The whole area is adequately ventilated with concealed air conditioner units.
This initiative highlight’s Orascom Construction’s deep commitment to improving the daily lives of Egyptians. This is done across a wide range of platforms including sustainability projects such as this one—the funding and construction of the new Obstetrics and Gynecology emergency reception unit at Kasr El Eini Hospital—and infrastructure development such as the construction of projects across important sectors including water treatment, power and transportation.