Tuesday, 20 March 2018

Prodia Healthy Fun Festival 2018, Let's Start a Healthy Lifestyle Now


Indriyanti Rafi Sukmawati as the Business Director and Marketing of PT Prodia Widyahusada Tbk accompanied by Health fitness specialist, dr. Rachmat Wishnu Hidayat, SpKO distributed the donations to Lupus Foundation of Indonesia represented by Nur Husna.

JAKARTA, March 16. 2018 After successfully organizing Prodia Healthy Fun Festival 2017, Prodia will hold Prodia Healthy Festival 2018 (HFF). Prodia HFF will be held in five big cities, namely Jakarta, Medan, Surabaya, Yogyakarta, and Bandung. Prodia Healthy Fun Festival was officially opened by Indriyanti Rafi Sukmawati as the Business Director and Marketing of PT Prodia Widyahusada Tbk in a conference held in Jakarta on 16 March 2018.

In addition, Prodia also gave the donations from the participants of #Letscheckup program in the opening of Prodia HFF 2018, as a series of Prodia HFF pre-event in 2017. Prodia HFF 2017 had invited 795 youths to do medical check-up and successfully distributed their donations. Rachmat Wishnu Hidayat, SpKO distributed the donations to Lupus Foundation of Indonesia represented by Nur Husna.

Indiyanti stated that Prodia HFF 2017 distributed the donations to Lupus Foundation of Indonesia, because Prodia realizes that Lupus, the 1000 faces disease, is one of autoimmune diseases. This disease is characterized by excessive production of antibody, which causes inflammation and damages the body tissues. Moreover, symptoms of Lupus are commonly not specific, thus the education on this disease is important for the society. Therefore, the donation serves as the support from Prodia Clinical Laboratory to Lupus Foundation of Indonesia, which has educated the society on the importance of realizing the common symptoms of lupus and taken part in helping the lifesyle management of People with Lupus (Odapus).

"Our purpose is not giving values, but, more than that, we aim to show our care to the people in Lupus Foundation of Indonesia. I hope that this support can bring goodness for all of us. Together, we always encourage Indonesian people to live a healthy lifestyle," Indriyanti said.

Nur Husana from Lupus Foundation of Indonesia appriciated this support. "We thank Prodia for supporting us. Hopefully this donation can be useful for the Odapus in Lupus Foundation of Indonesia." she said.

According to the data of the Ministry of Health in 2016, the population of young people is 62,977.,392, or about 24.3% of the total population of Indonesian. However, the question is, how many young people in the data already have a healthy lifestyle. A health company in England found that more than 60,000 medical procedure which was traditionally given to the older people in 2015, is now searched by the youths between the age of 25-45. With its concern on this condition, Prodia had organized an event targeting young people to educate and raise their awareness of the importance of maintaining health since 2010. One of them is Prodia Healthy Fun Festival (HFF).

Through the HFF Prodia event, Prodia wants to remind the youth to adopt a healthy lifestyle and start doing preventive actions in the midst of an instant lifestyle. There are some steps to start healthy lifestyles, such as maintaining a healthy diet, regular exercise, take enough rest, and good stress management. However, regular medical check-up is needed to complete those steps. This can be a screening step to identify any disease.

"We hope that this Healthy Fun Festival event can develop the youth' s awareness of the importance of healthy lifestyle since the early age. Thus, they can avoid any disease which can cause any risk in their body. This risk prevention can be completed by having medical check-up regularly to ensure that they don' t have any risk disease. The young generations are the targets of Prodia, because they are the future leaders of this country. Therefore, Prodia realized that educating and reminding the young generations of the importance of check up and healthy lifestyle is essential." Indriyanti Rafi Sukmawati as the Director Business and Marketing of PT Prodia Widyahusada Tbk. explained.

The support for the young generation is not only realized through the events which directly invites young people to a healthy lifestyle. Prodia, itself has designed test panel for the youth. The design has been inspired by the youth' s needs and lifestyle. This test panel is called Young Generations panel.

The series of Prodia Healthy Fun Festival 2018 will be opened in Yogyakarta on 24 March 2018 and will be followed by Medan on 8 April 2018, Surabaya on 21 April 2018, Bandung on 28 April 2018, and will be closed in Jakarta on 5 May 2018.


About Prodia Healthy Fun Festival

Prodia Healthy Fun Festival (HFF) is an annual event of Prodia for the youth between 20-35 years old. Prodia HFF was held for the first time in 2017. This event aims to educate the youth on the importance of maintaining health through healthy lifestyle and medical check-up regularly since the early age.

Prodia held the #Letscheckup program a s a series of HFF events to challenge the youths, are you really healthy? The youths whose age between 20-35 years can register themselves at microsite Those who have registered and qualified can have the opportunity to take Glucose test, Cholesterol, and SGPT for free.

By joining this #Letscheckup program, the registered youths can directly donate for those who needed. Those who have registered and have medical check can directly donate Rp. 5000,- . In addition, those who have good check up result can donate Rp. 50.000 which is supported by Prodia.

About PT Prodia Widyahusada Tbk.

Prodia Clinical Laboratory was initially established in Solo on 7 May 1973 by a group of idealist pharmacists. From the beginning, Dr. Andi Wijaya, MBA along with the other founders have been committed to present the best check-up result with wholehearted services.

As the market leader, since 2012 Prodia has been the only laboratory and clinic in Indonesia accredited by the College of American Pathologists (CAP). It implies that the quality of the test result from Prodia' s laboratory is equal to those of international laboratories.

On 7 December 2016, the Indonesia Stock Exchange officially listed the initial public offering of Prodia as the 15th issuer in 2016, with the ticker symbol "PRDA" . In that corporate action, Prodia offered 187.5 million shares. Accordingly, the fund raised from the Company' s initial public offering (IPO) was Rp1.22 trillion.

Currently, Prodia has had the service network that incorporates 284 outlets, consisting of 137 clinical laboratories across 33 provinces and 119 cities in Indonesia, Prodia Health Care (PHC) - a personalized medicine-based wellness clinic - and specialty clinics, including Prodia Children' s Health Centre (PCHC), Prodia Women' s Health Centre (PWHC), and Prodia Senior Health Centre (PSHC).

For further information, please contact:

Reskia Dwi Lestari

Marketing Communications Manager

PT Prodia Widyahusada Tbk

Ph. +62 21 3144182 ext. 3768