Kundiawa General Hospital, a level six referral hospital that provides health services in Simbu province and the neighboring highlands provinces has become the first to connect to Dataco’s Kumul Submarine Cable Network

The hospital can now access fast and stable internet connectivity via fibre network

The partnership between PNG DataCo and the Kundiawa general hospital is to primarily enable the hospital to transmit 3D high definition tele-radiology imaging over the high speed network provided by DataCo connecting to overseas medical consultants for patient diagnosis as well unlimited access to resident doctors for research and educational resources online.

General Manager Commercial for DataCo, Une O’Ome assured the hospital about DataCo’s ongoing support to ensure that the hospital enjoys affordable, reliable and fast internet for the benefit of the province and the highlands region

CEO of Kundiawa General Hospital, Dr. Harry Poka, has expressed deepest gratitude to DataCo.