Medicine

25 million PLN for paediatrics

2017-11-30 15:34:21

Today marks the end of the 49th Open Tender. This time the members of the board of the Foundation and medical experts looked to buy equipment for paediatric wards. The shopping was made with the funds collected at the 25th Grand Finale. The Foundation bought 3148 pieces of equipment, ranging from state-of-the-art mobile X-ray machines to hospital furniture, such as beds for young patients and chairs parents who visit their children in a hospital, for a sum of 25 million PLN

An Open Tender procedure allows experts to examine equipment sold by different vendors and it also allows the representatives from the Foundation to negotiate the best prices and terms of service.

This time we have received 112 offers from 29 companies. After careful consideration and lengthy negotiations, the Foundation decided to purchase: 

  • ultrasound machines (basic) - 61 
  • ultrasound machines (premium) - 7
  • ultrasound machines (cardiovascular) - 7
  • stationary x-ray machines - 2
  • portable x-ray machines - 3
  • hospital beds for children (large) - 343 
  • hospital beds for young adults - 692 
  • hospital beds for children (infant beds) - 560
  • cots for newborns - 30
  • chairs for parents /guardians - 438 
  • cardiac monitors - 177
  • infusion pumps - 145
  • syringe pumps - 321
  • pulse oximeters - 209
  • ABPM pressure holters - 30
  • ECG machines - 54
  • blood vessel scanners - 69

 

Our experts: 

1. Engineer Marcin Gostyński 

2. Krystyna Jadczak  – quality control specialist

3. MD-PhD Aldona Jarosz 

4. MD-PhD Katarzyna Jończyk-Potoczna 

5.  Lila Kimber-Dziwisz, MSc

6. Doctor Tomasz Madej

7. Doctor Małgorzata Serafin-Król 

8. Ireneusz Szymański – radiology technician 

9. Bożena Ścieglińska - Head Nurse at DSK WUM

10. Proffessor Janusz Świetliński

11. MD-PhD Piotr Weryński

12. MD-PhD  Marzena Zielińska

13. MD-PhD Paweł Ziółkowski

 

It was our second Open Tender aimed at spending the funds collected at the 25th Grand Finale. During the 48th Open Tender, we have bought devices for 145 geriatric wards. 

 

 

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