Foundation
Medicine

Equipment for heart surgery and anaesthesiology

2021-05-05 17:04:08

 

57th Open Tender will take place on June 14 - 15th. Our charity together with experts in the field - doctors, surgeons, medical engineers and nurses and our legal team will examine medical devices, negotiate prices, warranty periods and other perks such as extra training for medical personnel and deliveries of perishable elements with the representatives of manufacturers. We want to buy sophisticated medical devices to improve the conditions at operating theatres nationwide. 

 

We will negotiate the purchase of: 

  • ECMO circuit machine (extracorporeal membrane oxygenation) - used to provide prolonged cardiac and respiratory support to sustain life - 5 units
  • oxygenator (heart-lung machine) - used to pump blood during heart surgeries - 7 units 
  • cooler- heater device for heart surgery - used to regulate body temperature - 8 units 
  • heart ultrasonography machine - used to produce live images of the heart - 5 units 
  • sternal saw - used to open the patient's chest by cutting through sternum - 14 units 
  • system to heat blood and infusion liquids - 63 units 
  • equipment for complex intubation - 52 units 
  • pain and analgesia monitors - 9 units 
  • high-velocity oxygen treatment machines - 61 units 
  • monitors of brain oxygenation - NIRS - 8 units 
  • non-invasive ventilators - 44 units 

 

 

Jerzy Owsiak, fot. Łukasz Widziszowski

Similar Stories
2024-01-25 18:04:28

The 32nd Grand Finale is just a week away!

Here is the most important information about the 32nd Grand Finale of the Great Orchestra of Christmas Charity. We are all in tune!

2024-01-23 16:47:00

Get Even with Diabetes Run – virtual edition!

Hundreds of participants wearing our original orange T-shirts? It's a signature feature of our "Get Even with Diabetes" Run! We will hold the 18th stationary edition of the run in the streets of Warsaw on 28 January. However, the virtual run starts today! You can still register online and add your time to the pool!

2024-01-23 15:19:16

Get ready for the Friday wrap-up!

Traditionally, on Fridays just before the Grand Finale fundraiser, the GOCC Foundation hosts a press conference to sum up the preparations for the annual collection. Jurek Owsiak will present all our initiatives, actions, and activities as we prepare to celebrate another edition of the joyous celebration of kindness!

2023-12-07 15:52:54

Winning the uneven fight against sepsis

The fight against sepsis was the main aim of the 31st Grand Finale fundraiser which ended with over PLN 243 million raised. In less than a year, we have organized two Open Tenders to purchase medical equipment for microbiological laboratories across the country.