The Bustamante Hospital for Children (BHC) received an Ophthalmoscope valued at $275,000 from Eye Q Optical on Friday, October 29, 2021. Dr. Leighton Madden, consultant Ophthalmologist, BHC said that the equipment will allow the health team to provide a full comprehensive eye examination for infants under the age of 3 and children who are confined to wheelchair using the headsets and the portable lens. Dr. Aron Wohl, Chief Executive Officer, Eye Q Optical said that the donation of the much-needed equipment to the hospital is part of Eye Q Optical's 22nd anniversary celebration. He also said that the company is very pleased to be contributing to the children's hospital and he hoped that the equipment will go a far way in assisting the Ophthalmology Department.
Dr. Aron Wohl (third left), Chief Executive Officer, Eye Q Optical handed over the Ophthalmoscope to Dr. Leighton Madden (second right), consultant Ophthalmologist, BHC. Looking on from left are: Mrs. Beverly Senior-Berry, Director of Nursing Services, BHC; Mrs. Karlene Taylor McKenzie, Hospital Administrator, BHC and Mrs. Camile Wallen-Panton, Chief Executive Officer, BHC.