Jakarta, July 23, 2021 – The COVID-19 pandemic has not yet ended and has been increasing recently. Many people have been re-infected and hospitals and other health facilities have become full of COVID patients as well as oxygen availability which is often running low and scarce due to soaring demand.
Departing from this concern, Elnusa Petrofin (EPN) a subsidiary of PT Elnusa TBK (ELSA) again held a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) activity to help mitigate the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, especially to answer the demand for oxygen which is getting higher due to the increase in COVID-19 positive patients. -19 lately.
This concern is realized by holding a CSR activity with the theme Petrofin Cares Oxygen for Indonesia. Head of Corporate Communication Elnusa Petrofin - Putiarsa Bagus Wibowo said that in this activity EPN provided assistance as much as 24 tons of Liquid Oxygen to 7 hospitals in the Greater Jakarta area including: Krakatau Medika Hospital, KBN Workers Hospital, Pelni Hospital, Central Pertamina Hospital, Modular Hospital Simprug, Pertamina Jaya Hospital and Jakarta Harbor Hospital. The Liquid Oxygen assistance has been distributed from Monday 19 July 2021 until its completion.
President Director of PT Elnusa Petrofin - Haris Syahrudin who was present at the ceremony for the handover of the Oxygen CSR assistance (20/7) said that CSR is a form of social responsibility and the company's concern for humanity. "Hopefully the Oxygen assistance, which is very vital for the Hospital, can provide the widest possible benefits in helping to alleviate the impact caused by COVID, especially regarding the supply of medical oxygen in hospitals," said Haris.
Meanwhile, the President Director of Pelni Hospital - dr. Dewi Fankhuningdyah Fitriana, MPH as one of the hospitals that received aid said "The current need for oxygen is when it is needed, especially since Pelni Hospital is one of the COVID-19 referral hospitals and currently we treat quite a lot of patients and oxygen is really needed both in procedures such as Surgery, Cathlab, Endoscopy, all require Oxygen”. dr Dewi added “Alhamdulillah, Elnusa Petrofin was able to provide this aid. We are very grateful. Hopefully this kindness will be a blessing for all of us," concluded Dewi