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National Heart Foundation Sylhet(NHFS) aims to create a sustainable Not-for-Profit 200-bed Super-specialty Cardiac Care Hospital in Sylhet, Bangladesh to enable affordable access to quality curative cardiac care.  NHHS needs funds for delivering infrastructure, personnel, management, and leadership to establish sustainable Not-for-Profit 200-bed Super-specialty Cardiac Care Hospital and Research Institute in Sylhet, Bangladesh

The total land area is 1.00 Acre purchased by National Heart Foundation Sylhet and is allowed to have a total build area of around 130,000 sq. ft, in 10-storey buildings with around 12,600 sq. ft. per floor.

NHFS has already completed 6 floors of the hospital spending around $2.5 million.  Hospital needs assistance in following three categories to complete the 200-bed Hospital.
Category A:
Please refer to Annex – A. Hospital urgently needs to purchase these equipment to make its 100-bed capacity fully utilized.

Category B:

NHFS request a $500,000 grant for capacity building and skill training for the doctors, nurses and health technicians. Fund will be utilized to train hospital’s doctors, nurses and health technicians by the foreign trainers from reputed international cardiachospitals. Using this fund Doctors, nurses and health technicians of NHFS also will be sent to reputed internationally cardiac centers for training.

Category C:

For expansion of Phase II of the hospital (i.e. adding another four floors), NHFS requests a grant of $2,000,000 for civil construction, $150,000 for furniture and $850,000 for medical equipment. These new floors will accommodate another 100 beds and will have ICU, NICU, CCU, Cabin and Ward. After Implementing Phase II, hospital will be able to bring much needed Pediatric Cardiology service for the people of Sylhet.

Total Grant Needed for Implementing Categories A, B, and C: $5.91 million + $0.5 million + $3 million = $9.41 million

ANNEX A: List of Equipment needed for Category A


QtyProductDescriptionUnit priceTotal
100Bedside Monitor GE Dash 4000Bedside Monitor GE Dash 4000. ECG, NIBP, SpO2(N), Temp, Resp, 1-IBP, Color$6,500$650,000
100Patient BedPower Patient Bed$3,000$300,000
10Central Monitoring SystemFor GE Monitors$4,800$48,000
20Welch Allyn MRL PIC, BiphasicDefibrillator-Colour Monitor with Pacing, 12 Lead ECG, NIBP, Fax and Recorder, Colour$3,060$61,200
16CarefusionViasysAveaCarefusionViasysAvea, Assist/Control, SIMV, CPAP, VCV, PCV, PSV, PRVC, APRV/BiPhasic, Compressor$15,000$240,000
2CarefusionViasysAveaANESTHESIA Workstation- Draeger- Fabius GS$25,440$50,880
2Skytron 6001Remote Control Surgical Table with Radiop Tops and 500 Ib Capacity$15,820$31,640
2Axia Head band HB-100Adjustable headband with 9 foot fiberoptic cable$1,440$2,880
2MaquetLucea Dual 50/100 LED OT LightDual Head, Center Mount Surgical LED Light with a combined output of 150,000 Lux.$14,400$28,800
2Valleylab Force FXHigh Power Digital ESU$8,160$16,320
2Hemachron ResponseACT Machine$4,900$9,800
2Terumo Sarns System 1Complete 4 Pump Open Heart System$88,000$176,000
2Datascope 98XTIntra AorticBallon Pump$15,000$30,000
2Terumo Sarns TCM IIDigital Heater / Cooler$10,800$21,600
16Baxter Collegue 3  Infusion Pump3 channel Infusion Pump$1,500$24,000
16Baxter AS-50Digital Syringe Pump$1,000$16,000
2Nihon Kohden 4418 EEG16 Channel EEG with Photo Simulator$6,500$13,000
2Fresenius Portable Dialysis SystemDialysis Machine$22,000$44,000
2Harmonic ScalpelFor vessel cutting and sealing$28,000$56,000
2Shaver System6000 RPM Shaver System with footpedal and Universal Handpiece$5,000$10,000
2EP-Lab + Stockert for     Ablation              $115,000$230,000
1Sterrard 100SSterilization System$110,000$110,000
2Sternum SawStryker system includes 2107 sternum saw, Sternum Guard and New blade, 2110 battery charger and 2115 new battery$7,000$14,000
3Stress Test SystemGE Case Stress test system with T2000 Treadmill and flat screen monitor.$19,000$57,000
2GE Marquette Mac 5500 ECGGE Marquette Mac 5500, Interp, 6Ch, 12L, Color Display$13,000$26,000
4Sonosite Portable UltrasoundPortable Ultrasound with Cardiac Package$50,000$200,000
2TOURNIQUETSDual Cuff tourniquet complete with Hoses$9,000$18,000
10Patient TrolleyStryker 1710 with Hi Lo System$3,500$35,000
1GE AMX IIIPortable Xray Unit$6,500$6,500
6Portable VentilatorTyco Portable Ventilator with Pressure support for Pedi and adults$7,000$42,000
4Cardiac Ambulance $150,000$600,000
1GE OEC 9800 mobile cath lab for CT Angio and CT ScanESP-Expanded Surgical Package, Vascular Package$350,000$350,000
2Cathlab $700,000$1,400,000
1Digital x-ray $190,000$190,000
1Complete Central Air Conditioning System $300,000$300,000
1Hospital Management Software $500,000$500,000