DEPOK – PT Pertamina Patra Niaga donated Medical Personal Protection Equipment and Multivitamins in the form of donations through the Alumni Association of the University of Indonesia, Faculty of Nursing (ILUNI FoN UI). This assistance is to support the handling of the Covid-19 outbreak.
“We hope that the donations given can help, especially to the medical team who are at the forefront of efforts to deal with the Covid 19 outbreak,” said PT Pertamina Patra Niaga CSR Corp Comm Manager Ayulia accompanied by PT Pertamina Patra Niaga CSR Officer Agung Anggara at the FIK UI Faculty, Depok. , Tuesday (31/3/2020).
The assistance was immediately received by the Dean of FoN UI Agus Setiawan S.Kp., M.N., D.N., and Chairperson of ILUNI FoN UI Amelia Kimin, S.Kp., M.N. Agus expressed his gratitude for the assistance from PT Pertamina Patra Niaga. According to him, this assistance is very useful for medical officers who have been in direct contact with Covid-19 patients.
“We in nursing, who are with the patient 24 hours feel helped by this assistance,” said Agus.
He added that so far his party has opened a crisis center that collects and also distributes aid, especially PPE. Agus said that there are at least 10 thousand FIK alumni who are now at the forefront of handling Covid 19. Some of them work at the Wisma Athlete Emergency Hospital and UI Hospital. Given that UI Hospital is also one of the government’s referrals.
“We also mobilize volunteers,” said Agus.
Meanwhile, Amelia also expressed the same thing while hoping that the Covid 19 outbreak would be resolved soon. “This aid can be used to buy PPE for nurses on the front lines. Hopefully this nation will return to health,” he said.
Amelia added that her party also initiated the manufacture of PPE itself that meets the standards for use in treating patients in inpatient rooms. “The PPE can last for four hours,” he said.