Denpasar - On August 8, 2016, PT Kimia Farma (Persero) Tbk. Breaking Ground Building conduct Rapid Test, which is a medical equipment test kit for the detection of diseases such as HIV, syphilis, Malaria and Hepatitis
Built on a land owned by the Company covering an area of 375 m2 and is located on Jl Taman Cargo II No. 9 Denpasar - Bali, development with an investment of 22 billion is targeted to be completed and operational in 2017
attended by Commissioner of PT Kimia Farma (Persero) Tbk, the Directors of PT Kimia Farma (Persero) Tbk, Director General of Pharmaceutical and Medical Devices Ministry of Health, Head of the Bali Provincial Health Office and Head POM Bali
The increasing number of people with dangerous infectious diseases in the community makes the need for a joint commitment from the community and the government in reducing the number of patients and decrease infection rates and mortality in the community. Some diseases such as HIV, Hepatitis, Malaria and Dengue Fever is a disease that needs to get attention and handling because of high contribution in donating large numbers of deaths population.
The Company currently plans to carry out the assembly of the first rapid test products include HIV, Syphilis, Hepatitis C, Dengue, Malaria, drug and pregnancy test
Some diagnostic tools have been used to identify an infectious disease or is considered dangerous still expensive and takes a long time for testing. With this rapid test, the initial medical examination or screening can be done with limited equipment and how easy and acceptable test results in less than 2 hours,