Bangladesh Thalassaemia Samity (BTS)
Bangladesh Thalassaemia Samity (BTS) (Society) is an non-profit, non-governmental, volunteer organization works for thalassaemia patients management’s, awareness & research since 1989. This is the first organization of its type in Bangladesh who works to ensure quality life
of thalassaemia patients and their family only. This organization is led and managed by only thalassaemia patients , parents & their family members. On the other hand a large number of volunteer groups , kind hearted people and like minded organizations also support to run this organization.
Under the leadership of Omar Golam Rabbany a group of thalassaemia patients and parents established this organization at 1989 in the name of Bangladesh Thalassaemia Samity (BTS) (Society). With their untiring efforts and mentorship of kind hearted people of our society such as National Professor M R Khan, Sayed Diddar Bakth many others, Bangladesh Thalassaemia Samity got registration from Ministry of Social Welfare at 1994 and NGO Bureau at ……..
To provide quality treatment to our thalassaemia patients & aware people of our society about this disease, Bangladesh Thalassaemia Samity (BTS) established a unique healthcare institution which meant for providing ONE STOP MEDICARE of thalassaemia patients. The 20-bed hospital in the name Bangladesh Thalassaemia Samity Hospital (BTSH & the Blood Bank in the name Bangladesh Thalassaemia Hospital are registered with Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) .
Bangladesh Thalassaemia Samity (BTS) is a voting member organization of Thalassaemia International Federation.
We are passionate about our every families with Thalassaemia to facilitate a proper treatment management of their children through quality services without any consideration of creed, cast, status, religion or language and also eradicate Thalassaemia free Bangladesh by creating awareness & motivating people for the adaption of prevention measure.
Our Mission or Objective:
To ensure quality patients managements & eradicate thalassaemia from beloved country Bangladesh. To achieve this vision we sets some objective.
01. To ensuring availability of best tools & techniques for the treatment.
02. Reducing the prevalence of thalassaemia gene in the society.
03. To encourage government and official bodies to implements of quality treatment protocols & prevention program regarding Thalassaemia.
04. Spread awareness among the masses about this genetic & dreadful disease and carryout free thalassaemia test & counselling.
05. To ensure free treatment of needy thalassaemia patients.
06. To encourage people for volunteer blood donation.
07. To promote & assist thalassaemia research with the collaboration of National & International Organizations.
1989- Establishment of Bangladesh Thalassaemia Samity (BTS)
1994- Registration from Ministry of Social Welfare
1995- Establishment of Two bedded Blood Transfusion Centre named Bangladesh Thalassaemia Samity Hospital (BTSH)
1996- Membership of Thalassaemia International Federation
1997- Registration from NGO Bureau.
2003- Registration from Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) as 10 bedded Hospital named Bangladesh Thalassaemia Samity Hospital.
2013 - Registration from Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) as 20 bedded Hospital named Bangladesh Thalassaemia Samity Hospital.
2016 - Registration from Directorate General of Health Services (DGHS) as Blood Bank named Bangladesh Thalassaemia Hospital.
2017 – Launched Mobile Blood Collection Van funded by Bangladesh Bank
2020 – Lan Purchased for 100 Bed General Hospital at Savar.