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Immediate Goals :

Our immediate goals are to create a Trauma Center at the General Hospital of Trikala and at the General Hospital of Tripoli.

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Medical Equipment offered by "Pediatric Trauma Care" from June 2010 to Children's Hospitals. Also Medical Seminars and classes on Trauma Prevention financed by our Charity :

''Aghia Sophia'' Children's Hospital 
Total € 242.691,05 read more

''Paidon Pentelis'' Children's Hospital
Total € 147.368,91 read more

''Aglaia Kyriakou'' Children's Hospital 
Total € 87.631,89 read more

''Ippocration'' Thessaloniki's General Hospital 
Total € 124.097,00 read more

University Hospital of Irakleion-Crete ''PAGNI''
Total € 193.469,94 read more

''University Hospital Evrou'' in Alexandroupolis
Total € 52.883,00 read more

General Hospital of Arta
Total € 15.744,00 read more 

''Andreas Papandreou'' General Hospital in Rhodes
Total € 71.516,59 read more  

General Hospital of Syros
Total € 15.928,50 read more

''Axillopouleio'' General Hospital in Volos
Total € 28.150,62 read more  

General Hospital of Lamia

Total € 14.297,73 read more

''Karamandaneio'' General Hospital in Patras
Total € 70.000,00 read more

University General Hospital of Larissa
Total € 40.947,32 read more

Aretaieio Hospital
Total € 5.616,00 read more

Hospital of Kastellorizo
Total € 8.962,53 read more

''Vostanio'' General Hospital in Mytilini
Total € 9.440,25 read more

General Hospital of Samos ''Aghios Panteleimon''
Total € 25.011,02 read more

General Hospital of Leros
Total € 33.712,38 read more

General Hospital of Kilkis
Total € 9.957,48 read more 

Corfu General Hospital 
Total € 55.825,73 read more

''Skylitseio'' General Hospital of Chios 
Total € 14.293,08 read more

General Hospital of Karpenisi 
Total € 40.000,00 read more

Health Center in Sifnos 
Total € 1.200,00 read more

Health Center Karlovasiou in Samos 
Total € 6.726,79 read more

General Hospital of Zakynthos ''Aghios Dionysios''
Total € 15.000,79 read more 

General Hospital of Chalkidiki
Total € 36.117,40 read more 

General Hospital of Pyrgos ''Andreas Papandreou''
Total € 53.122,20 read more 

General Hospital of Larissa
Total € 21.669,05 read more

Health Center of Ebona in Rhodes
Total € 4.781,48 read more

E.K.A.V. (Ambulance Service) 
Total € 3.813,00 read more

Athens Nursing Home-Merciful Society of Athens 
Total € 1.455,00 read more

Other Organizations 
Total € 4.392,00 read more

APLS Hellas (Advanced Pediatric Life Support "APLS" Seminars) 
Total € 61.179,21 read more

Education on Trauma Prevention 
Total € 71.500,00 read more

Total cost for the project of ''Pediatric Trauma Care'' 
€ 1.588.501,94 read more

PRESS RELEASE

Pedtrauma is a non-profit, non-governmental organization which was founded in November 1995 in Athens by a small number of doctors and parents. Its sole purpose was to raise awareness on children's accidents in Greece, reduce their number and severity and to improve care once an accident has occurred.

From 2010 up to the present date over 340.000 children have benefited from our Charity.

Statistics show that up to 500,000 children are injured every year through car accidents, falls, burns, drowning, electrocution and poisoning. About 700 accidents are fatal and 3.000 end in permanent disability. In a country with a population of roughly 10.5 million people this number is huge.

"Pedtrauma" is making a great effort to change the above statistics through the implementation of the following:

a) By opening Trauma Centers in all the major Public Children’s Hospitals in Athens and throughout Greece.

b) By upgrading and equipping the Pediatric Departments and Clinics of the Hospitals and the Health Centers with the necessary machinery.

c) By financing seminars where specialized doctors train surgeons, doctors, nurses, and Ambulance Paramedics on how to help the injured children the fastest and best way possible. We have already managed to train 1.333 doctors, nurses, and Ambulance Paramedics.

d) By educating children on trauma prevention. In particular, we visit schools and talk to children, teachers and parents on how to prevent accidents from happening. To date we have spoken to 41.422 children and 3.040 teachers and parents. It has been statistically proven that by introducing Trauma Prevention into schools the number and severity of accidents occurring has been reduced by up to 50%.

More specifically we have managed to upgrade and equip 33 Departments in 28 Hospitals / Trauma Centers:

• Trauma Centers : We have built and equipped 15 Trauma Centers in the following Hospitals:

- "Paidon Pentelis", thanks to the sponsorship of John V. Vardinogiannis (year: 2011).

- "Panagiotis & Aglaia Kyriakou", thanks to the "Stavros Niarchos" Foundation (year: 2012).

- ''Ippocration'' Thessaloniki's General Hospital, thanks to ‘’OTE-COSMOTE’’ (year: 2014).

- The University Hospital "PAGNI" in Irakleion, Crete, thanks to the Companies ‘’Norton Rose Fulbright Greece’’, ‘’Hellenic Petroleum’’ and an Anonymous donor (year: 2014).

- The ‘’University Hospital Evrou’’ in Alexandroupolis, thanks to the ‘’John S. Latsis Public Benefit Foundation’’ (year: 2014).

- The ‘’Andreas Papandreou’’ General Hospital in Rhodes, thanks to the Companies ‘’Hellenic Petroleum’’, ‘’Norton Rose Fulbright Greece’’ and ‘’John S. Latsis Public Benefit Foundation’’ (year: 2015).

- The ‘’Axillopouleio’’ General Hospital in Volos, thanks to the Company ‘’Norton Rose Fulbright Greece’’ (year: 2016).

- The General Hospital of Lamia thanks, to the Family George Giouroukou (year: 2016).

- The ‘’Karamandaneio’’ General Hospital in Patras, thanks to the ‘’OTE Group of Companies’’ (year: 2016).

- The University General Hospital of Larissa, thanks to the ‘’OTE Group of Companies’’ (year: 2016).

- The ‘’Vostanio’’ General Hospital in Mytilini (year: 2016).

- The Corfu General Hospital, thanks to the hotel MarBella Corfu (year: 2016).

- The General Hospital of Karpenisi, thanks to the ‘’OTE Group’’ (year: 2017).

- The General Hospital of Chalkidiki, thanks to Sani Resort & Ikos Resorts (year: 2017).

- The ’Andreas Papandreou’’ General Hospital of Pyrgos, thanks to the Company ‘’Norton Rose Fulbright Greece’’ (year: 2017).

Pediatric Departments: We have upgraded 12.

 Pediatric Clinics: We have upgraded 3.

• Intensive Care Units / Neonatal ICU: We have upgraded 3.

• We have offered 547 machines and equipment to the Hospitals’ Pediatric Departments.

The total cost of our project from 2010 up to the present date comes to € 1.588.502.

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  • Announcement

    ebona ekso

    It is with great pleasure that we would like to inform you that we have equipped with the necessary machinery the Pediatric Clinic of the Health Center Ebonas in Rhodes , with the support of Allianz Hellas and the Bodossaki Foundation.

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  • Current Requests

    ameses englishPlease find here attached a list of the requirements of medical equipment for the Children’s Hospitals, for the program ‘’Training of Medical and Nursing Staff in Pediatric Trauma Care and also for the program ‘’Education on Trauma Prevention’’.

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