FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
September 16, 2023
Transparent Hands and Gambat Institute of Medical Sciences Sign MOU for Improved Healthcare Access for Hearing Impairments Treatment.
Transparent Hands, a leading nonprofit organization providing free medical treatment to the poor and underprivileged in Pakistan, is pleased to announce a new partnership with Gambat Institute of Medical Sciences. On September 16, 2023, the two organizations signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to improve access to treatment for patients with hearing impairments. The MOU was signed by Raheel Abbas, Director of Transparent Hands; and Dr. Rahim Bux Bhatti, Director of Gambat Institute of Medical Sciences.
As per the MOU, GIMS will provide free cochlear implant surgeries to people with hearing disabilities in Sindh, as referred by Transparent Hands.
The objectives of the MOU include:
- Free pre- and post-op consultation by attendants.
- Free cochlear implant surgery.
- Priority basis treatment to Transparent Hands patients.
- Free medical and diagnostic facitlies.
- Raise awareness through seminars and support in medical campts.
- Aid Transparent Hands in general surgeries as a good will gesture.
“Partnering with Gambat Institute of Medical Sciences is a step towards the right direction as we collaborate with more medical institutes erase the disparity of healthcare among the people.” – Raheel Abbas, Director, Transparent Hands
In uniting force, our shared vision is to bring about a profound transformation in the lives of people affected by hearing impairments, offering them the invaluable opportunity to discover with the world of sound. This extraordinary journey of cooperation promises the precious gifts of hearing and essential healthcare to those who require it most. Together, we hold the power to generate a positive and lasting impact!
Since its inception in 2014, Transparent Hands has dedicated unwavering efforts to offer free surgeries and conduct free medical camps. Through its partnership with the Gambat Institute of Medical Sciences, Transparent Hands remains steadfast in its mission to combat hearing disabilities within disadvantaged communities and to continue delivering essential free treatments to those in need.