Rural Electrification Corporation Limited (REC), has extended financial assistance of Rs. 13.02 crore under its CSR initiative to All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi for the project ‘’Renovation and provision of equipment for Central Sterile Supply Department (CSSD) of AIIMS along with procurement of new steam sterilizers and buy back of old sterilizers, on turn-key basis”.
The main objective of the project is to significantly reduce nosocomial infections and improve the quality of patient care by ensuring that the entire Central Sterile Supply Department (CSSD) of AIIMS, New Delhi is renovated on a turnkey basis including renovation/ refurbishment and procurement of new steam sterilizes, washer disinfector and ultrasonic cleaner.
The Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) in this regard was executed between REC and AIIMS in New Delhi on 21.02.2017. Shri Sanjiv Garg, Executive Director, REC and Dr. D. K. Sharma, Medical Superintendent, AIIMS signed the MoA in the presence of Dr. P. V. Ramesh, Chairman and Managing Director, REC, Shri Ajeet Agarwal, Director (Finance), Shri S. K. Gupta, Director (Technical) and other senior officials of REC and AIIMS.