Avon Medical, a leading multi-speciality private hospital group, has launched its a state-of-the-art dialysis centre in Ikeja, Lagos on Wednesday, August 29, 2018, aimed at ensuring that all Africans have access to quality health care within the continent.
The Avon Dialysis Centre, a contemporary and private ultra-modern facility, operated by a dedicated team of medical professionals, is designed to transform the patient experience, by delivering cutting-edge renal care and an integrated approach to patient support. The Dialysis Centre is a further example of Avon Medical’s commitment to providing the best therapeutic outcomes to patients and expands Avon’s portfolio of services, to now include renal care, palliative support and medical advisory.
Avon Medical is a member of Heirs Holdings group of companies and the investment is another example of the Group’s mission to improve lives and transform Nigeria, and Avon’s strategic drive to invest long-term in the healthcare sector in a way that substantially broadens patient access and treatment possibilities.
Dr Awele Elumelu, Founder/CEO, Avon Medical and GAVI champion for immunisation in Africa, said: “We believe that the private sector has a critical role in empowering communities. We are able to provide services close to home that adhere to global standards, with the best possible patient outcomes. At Avon Medical, our goal is to redefine health care in Nigeria, by providing sustainable health solutions that will eventually spread across Africa”.
The launch brought together key stakeholders in the public and private sector, as well as international partners and leading medical consultants in the Nigerian Health industry.