Achievements Cont‘ To improve the quality of the water that passes in the dialysis machines, and to prevent any health risk that might affect the patient, a new water treatment machine was installed in July 2009.
Evaluation of the Project Evaluator (Position)Year Dr. Majida Daouk (Nephrologist -AUBMC) 2004 Dr. Ahmad Fawwaz (Nephrologist -AUBMC). 2005 Dr. Walid Mdawwar (Nephrologist at AUBMC) 2008
Evaluation of the Project Cont’d Conclusions made: - All evaluations were promising - Good quality services are provided to the patients - All machines and consumable items are of good quality and recommended by nephrologists
Cont’d - Recommendations were made, taken into consideration and implemented by HCS staff - All medical staff at the center are professionals, and run the center efficiently (4 doctors & 6 nurses) - Professional exchange with AUBMC dialysis unit was done to better the standards of care
B- Nutrition Program Health awareness programs started in 2009 and will continue till 2010 - Nutrition sessions were conducted by a dietician (Ms Riwa Kahhali) - Each patient was given a special diet program according to his medical problem
Cont’d HCS follows up the patients and make sure that they follow the diet that is assigned for them, giving advise whenever needed.
Comments HCS works hard for sustainability of this project Interviews and short film showed the importance of continuation of this project
Comments Quoting: -“We are glad that you are taking care of us, God bless you”, said Mr. Khalid Hamid 36 yrs -“We have no other alternative if this center stops working”, said Mrs Donia Khalifeh 42 yrs.
Quotes Cont’d - “I can study while I am dialyzing, I have passed the Bac II certificate and I will be continuing my studies to get a diploma in business. I am able to achieve this with your efforts and generous support”, said Bilal Aslan 20 yrs
Some Patients and Staff at Dialysis Center celebrating the success of Bilal Aslan