Bank Jateng Syariah Grants Ambulance to RSGM Soelastri of UMS Solo

SOLO – Bank Jateng Syariah donated an ambulance unit to the Soelastri Dental and Oral Hospital (RSGM) of Muhammadiya Surakarta (UMS) University in Solo, as a commitment to the community to a preaching participate. The symbolic handover was carried out by handing over a miniature car key by the Director of Retail & Syariah Business Unit, Hanawijaya, to the Chancellor of UMS. Prof. Dr. Sofyan Anif MSi.

 “We believe Allah SWT will retaliate. Maybe if you calculate the numbers are big, but this is part of da’wah. Later, Allah will help solve the problems exist in Bank Jateng Syariah, “said Director of Retail & Sharia Business Unit of Bank Jateng, Hanawijaya, in his speech.

The symbolic handover of keys was carried out on the 6th floor of Soelastri Hospital Building, followed by the keys handover of the UMS Rector to the Director of Soelastri of RSGM UMS, drg Ida Witiasati MKes. Presented and also witnessed the handover was the Chairman of BPH UMS, Drs H A Dahlan Rais MHum, UMS vice chancellors, Directors of RSGM Soelastri, the Faculty Dean of Dentistry, and several leaders of Bank Jateng Syariah.

RSGM Director, Ida Witiasati, admitted that she was very grateful since finally the hospital which she leads now has a service car for the community. “With this transportation mode, it’s certainly easier for us to pick up patients who need treatment,” he said.

The ambulance use, according to Ida Witiasti, in addition to picking up patients, also be used for home care programs or coming directly to the community to socialize the importance of dental care and examination. “It is hoped that it will be able to introduce Soelastri Hospital to the public,” said Ida Witiasati on Friday (16/10/2020).

RSGM Soelastri is a hospital for teeth and mouth managed by the Faculty of Dentistry UMS, which also functions as a teaching hospital. This hospital occupies an area of 1,524 m2 located on Jalan Brigjen Slamet Riyadi No 366 Solo. RSGM Soelastri is the C class of dental and oral hospital in Surakarta.

The purpose of establishing RSGM Soelastri is to produce professional dentists who are aligned between IMTAQ, science and technology, to create research products and scientific works that support education, services and produce comprehensive also Islamic services according to the needs of society. Its function is as a public service and a teaching hospital, the aim also includes efforts to improve the dental and oral health status of  Solo people and its surroundings as well as a vehicle for education, research and community service.

The name of the hospital was taken from a female figure who became one of the founders of UMS, Hj Soelastri Gito Atmojo, who was the Chairman of Aisyiyah’s leadership in the 60’s. Hj Soelastri is considered to be of great service to Muhammadiyah, especially women. This figure is also one of the  establishment initiators of UMS, which began with an education faculty establishment  to overcome the lack of female teachers to teach female students, especially sports teachers.

On that occasion, the Chancellor of UMS, Prof. Dr. Sofyan Anif MSi, felt proud to have worked with Bank Jateng Syariah. Sofyan hopes that this Ambulance car assistance will be a blessing to provide an excellent service. “On behalf of UMS, we would like to express our deepest gratitude to Bank Jateng Syariah. Hopefully  gives blessings for all of us, “he said. (**)