KUALA LUMPUR: Key Alliance Group Bhd’s associate Tree Med Sdn Bhd has secured a supply and delivery contract from the Health Ministry worth over RM32mil, to supply reagents instrument placement for centralised chemical pathology test for a few hospitals in Kedah for four years.
Ina filing with Bursa Malaysia on Friday, it said reagents are commonly used to test for the presence of certain substances, as the binding of reagents to the substance or other related substances triggers certain reactions.
The reagents will be then sent to Hospital Sultanah Bahiyah (HSB) Alor Setar, Hospital Sultan Abdul Halim (HSAH) Sungai Petani, Hospital Kulim, Hospital Sultanah Maliha (HSM) Pulau Langkawi, Hospital Jitra, Hospital Kuala Nerang, Hospital Sik, Hospital Yan, and Hospital Baling in Kedah.
CEO of Tree Med Sdn Bhd Khairul Anuar Danial, said Tree Med is one of the renowned companies in Malaysia that supply laboratory products.
“We will be bidding in tenders to supply to other government and private laboratories as well in the future if the opportunity arises. It is important that the labs are receiving good quality products to ensure that the best results achieved,” Khairul added.
Quality lab products are crucial to early detection. Due to rising cost, some laboratories have circumvented to more affordable ones, which may not work as well as those that are of better quality.
Tree Med, through its association with Key Alliance Group will continue to develop the medical appliances and consumables market.