GeneXpert apparatus presented to hospitals

2020-02-06 16:03:50

Within the framework of a project ‘Expansion of mobile technology use in primary healthcare services’, GeneXpert apparatus have been presented to general hospitals, diagnostic and treatment centers of Uvs, Zavkhan, Sukhbaatar and Umnugobi aimags and health centers of Songinokhairkhan and Bayangol districts of the capital city.

GeneXpert device endorsed by the World Health Organization, enables to diagnose tuberculosis (TB) at its early stages and drug-susceptible TB in a short time or within two hours and improve quality and access of TB assistance and service.

The purpose of the project is to bring complex assistance and services closer to citizens, especially to vulnerable groups, who are at risk to be left behind aids and services due to local geographic locations, in a way of upgrading quality and accessibility of primary healthcare assistance and services.