Transparent Hands has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Audio Medics to establish a long-term partnership. Audio Medics has agreed to provide Transparent Hands with cochlear implant devices, made by Cochlear Nucleus Implants, at discounted rates.
The MoU was signed by Mr. Raheel Abbas, Director of Operations at Transparent Hands, Ch. Sarfraz Ahmed, Managing Director at Audio Medics, and Dr. Atif Ikram, Audiologist at Audio Medics. The signing ceremony was held at the Transparent Hands office in Lahore, Pakistan.
Under the terms of the MoU, Audio Medics will provide Transparent Hands with cochlear implant devices at discounted prices. Transparent Hands will then use these devices to provide free cochlear implant surgeries to deserving and poor patients registered with the organization and Pakistan Bait-ul-Mal.
Commenting on the partnership, Mr. Raheel Abbas said, “We are thrilled to partner with Audio Medics to provide free cochlear implant surgeries to our deserving patients. This partnership will enable us to provide life-changing surgeries to people who otherwise would not have access to them due to financial constraints.”
Ch. Sarfraz Ahmed, Managing Director at Audio Medics, said, “We are proud to be part of this noble cause and hope to make a difference in the lives of underprivileged communities across Pakistan. We believe that every individual has the right to hear and communicate with their loved ones, and we are committed to providing our support in any way possible.”
Transparent Hands has been providing free healthcare services to underprivileged communities across Pakistan since 2014. The organization has so far conducted over 2.322 surgeries, including cochlear implants, heart surgeries, cancer surgeries, orthopedic surgeries, and more. With the new partnership with Audio Medics, Transparent Hands will be able to provide free cochlear implant surgeries to deserving patients across the country.