Armenian Defense Minister Vigen Sargsyan visited the Central base of medicines and medical property of Defense Ministry on January 25. The minister got acquainted with the medical equipment donated to Armenian Armed Forces by American Armenian benefactor Mike Sarian.
The donation which included 100 items of medical equipment, was transferred through the scientific and educational and cultural foundation “Luys”.
The total value of transferred equipment, property, hygiene items and medical products is $10 million.
Michael Sarian is the President of Hospital Operations at Prime Healthcare Management Inc., in Los Angeles. He has made several other donations, including $1.8 million medical equipment to Artsakh and Armenia in 2016, $250,000 to Sahag Mesrob Armenian Christian School a few years ago as wells as to several Armenian and American organizations. Sarian was awarded the prestigious Ellis Island Medal of Honor in New York in 2015.