Procured laundry Machines for Solwezi Hospital not working

As government rolls out a program to distribute laundry Machines in all health institutions, Solwezi General Hospital in North Western province is still having challenges as the procured machines are not operational.

According to information obtained, the General Hospital had received five laundry equipment that will help them clean the linen locally.

Sources say the Ministry of Health is distributing the laundry Machines and will only engage a Contractor to install the Machines but this has affected Solwezi General Hospital who have been taking their linen to Mukinge Hospital in Kasempa district.

The information on the ground is that the hospital cannot manage to be taking the linen to Mukinge Hospital stressing that this is too costly for them.