CONSTRUCTION/REHABILITATION OF TRAUMA UNITS BALAKA DISTRICT HOSPITALS
The Government of Malawi through the Roads Authority is implementing Trauma Units in 4 No. Health Facilities and the Rehabilitation of the Referral Hospital Trauma Unit in Blantyre along M1 Road between Blantyre and Lilongwe. This is to provide speedy medical attention/help to those involved in road accidents along the M1 road.
The Trauma Units as designed shall be a fully established facility for the treatment of patients suffering from major traumatic injuries. The facilities will be an expansion programme at four District hospitals of Ntcheu, Dedza, Balaka and Lisungwi/QUECH.
• The Trauma Units will assist in the treatment of emergency road accident victims on the M1 road.
• The people around the area of the Trauma project will also benefit by being employed in various work activities by the Contractor.