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HMC achieves zero harm for patients in some facilities

HMC achieves zero harm for patients in some facilities

Hamad Medical Corporation has achieved zero percent harm for patients in some of its facilities in 2018, a top health official said on Saturday.

PHCC dispensing glucometers free of cost to patients

PHCC dispensing glucometers free of cost to patients

The Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) has started to dispense blood-glucose meters for eligible patients at its health centres throughout the country.

68% of acute stroke patients treated within 60 minutes

68% of acute stroke patients treated within 60 minutes

The Hamad Medical Corporation’s Hamad General Hospital treats 68% of acute stroke patients within 60 minutes of arrival, a senior doctor said on Monday.

More than 100 patients receive CyberKnife treatment at HMC

More than 100 patients receive CyberKnife treatment at HMC

More than 100 patients have benefited from the cutting-edge M6 CyberKnife robotic radiosurgery system since it was installed at Hamad Medical Corporation ...

7,800 patients treated at Qatar Metabolic Institute since its opening

7,800 patients treated at Qatar Metabolic Institute since its opening

Since opening in May 2016, the Qatar Metabolic Institute (QMI) has cared for over 7,800 patients with diabetes and obesity-related illnesses, Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) said Saturday.

Over 2,000 arthritis patients treated at HMC monthly

Over 2,000 arthritis patients treated at HMC monthly

The Rheumatology Division at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) cares for more than 2,000 patients with arthritis and rheumatic diseases monthly.

New Al Waab health centre to handle 35,000 patients

New Al Waab health centre to handle 35,000 patients

HE the Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani on Thursday inaugurated the Al Waab Health Centre, which can cater to 35,000 people.

Al Wakra Hospital Burns Unit received 7,900 patients last year

Al Wakra Hospital Burns Unit received 7,900 patients last year

Qatar’s only dedicated Burns Unit, located at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC)'s Al Wakra Hospital, received 7,900 patients at its outpatient clinics last year.

Qatar Creating Vision conducts over 3.6 mn eye screenings

Qatar Creating Vision conducts over 3.6 mn eye screenings

Qatar Creating Vision (QCV), funded by the Qatar Fund for Development (QFFD) and implemented by Orbis International, has provided over 3.6mn screenings, it was announced on Tuesday.

Al Waab health centre registration to start on Sept 16

Al Waab health centre registration to start on Sept 16

The registration is open for residents of Waab Zone 55 area, Azizya, Freej Al Soudan 55 and 54, Mehairja.

Health Minister visits HMC’s Enaya Specialised Care Centre

Health Minister visits HMC’s Enaya Specialised Care Centre

The new facility, which will join HMC’s existing Enaya Specialised Care Centers, is expected to open in late 2019 and will have 67 beds.

HMC gets re-accreditation for palliative care programme

HMC gets re-accreditation for palliative care programme

Palliative care is the care provided for people who have a life-limiting illness and for whom the primary goal is quality of life.