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Hospitals unprepared for blackouts

  • Yuli Tri Suwarni and Suherjoko

    The Jakarta Post

Bandung/Semarang | Sun, June 1 2008 | 12:15 am

PREMIUM Hospitals and the Indonesian Red Cross in Bandung said power cuts disrupted operations and that they were not given sufficient warning. The staff were not prepared for the five-hour power cuts which were implemented twice this week, Hasan Sadikin Hospital director Cissy Rachiana Prawira said. With 700 beds, the facility is West Java's largest hospital. "Generators can't be swi...