Med-Rx Caribbean on Wednesday donated 45,000 units of intravenous giving sets to the Ministry of Health (MOH) and the University Hospital of the West Indies (UHWI). The items valued at JA$2.7 million hospital representatives described as critical and very useful.
Med-Rx Caribbean, a part of Mar Roc Limited, is a licensed medical distribution company committed to supplying affordable, quality medical supplies with the aim of keeping costs low so savings can be passed down to patients. Opened in 2010 and operating from Kingston, Med-Rx is equipped with facilities to distribute and deliver throughout the Caribbean. The company yesterday donated 100 cases of IV giving sets to the MOH and 50 to the UHWI.