Newborn hearing screening device was purchased thanks to OTP Bank Helps Ukraine

Newborn hearing screening device was purchased thanks to OTP Bank Helps Ukraine

OTP Bank Helps Ukraine charity project has implemented another initiative: a hearing screening device for newborns – an audiometer – was purchased and handed over to the pediatric department of the Mykolaiv Regional Children Hospital’s neonatal center.

The cost of the device is UAH 290,000. Doctors have already started using an audiometer to diagnose children's hearing.

Hearing impairment is one of the common pathologies for newborns. While early diagnosis makes it possible to set a diagnosis in time and start treatment in the very first days of a child's life.

The purchase of the audiometer became possible thanks to the bank's clients active participation in the charity fundraising. In particular, the project volunteers express special thanks to Technotorg group of companies and Ukrainianskiy Budivelnyk LLC.

To find out more about the OTP Bank Helps Ukraine project please follow the link.

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Public Joint Stock Company OTP Bank is a subsidiary of OTP Bank, which is the largest independent Central-Eastern-European banking group. JSC OTP Bank is one of the largest domestic banks, a recognized leader in the financial sector of Ukraine. The Bank provides a full range of financial services to corporate and private customers, as well as to small and medium enterprises. The bank entered the Ukrainian market in 1998, and since then it enjoys a staunch reputation of socially responsible, reliable and stable institution providing its consumers with services of European quality standard.

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