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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.

Japanese nurse may have killed 20 patients: media

Japanese nurse may have killed 20 patients: media

The suspect reportedly said she wanted to control when her patients died.

HMC provided care for 13,500 patients from siege countries

HMC provided care for 13,500 patients from siege countries

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has cared for over 13,800 patients from Saudi Arabia, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates, and Egypt ever since these countries declared a blockade against Qatar one year ago ...

Nipah claims another victim in India, death toll now 13

Nipah claims another victim in India, death toll now 13

Officials in the southwestern state of Kerala said that in addition to the latest fatality two patients have tested positive for the virus spread by fruit bats.

PHCC recognises role of family doctors in healthcare system

PHCC recognises role of family doctors in healthcare system

Qatar is ranked 13th worldwide in terms of quality of healthcare and is in line with PHCC's vision to be Qatar's primary healthcare provider of choice.

Three Ebola patients slip out of Congo hospital, medics race to control outbreak

Three Ebola patients slip out of Congo hospital, medics race to control outbreak

Three patients infected with the deadly Ebola virus slipped out of an isolation ward at a hospital in the Congolese city of Mbandaka, an aid group said, as medics raced to stop the disease spreading in the busy river port.

Women’s Hospital Emergency Department set to relocate

Women’s Hospital Emergency Department set to relocate

Inpatient services, including labour and delivery, will also relocate to the WWRC as of 6am Friday. This will be followed by the full relocation of the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) next week.

HMC cautions fasting patients about changes to medication

HMC cautions fasting patients about changes to medication

According to Dr Moza al-Hail, HMC’s executive director of pharmacy, some patients need only a simple adjustment to their medication schedule while others require a more complex solution.

Majority of HMC Chest Clinic patients had acute asthma

Majority of HMC Chest Clinic patients had acute asthma

World Asthma Day takes place each year on the first Tuesday in May. According to the World Health Organisation, 235mn people worldwide suffer from asthma.

More than 2,000 patients receive weight loss support at HMC in 2017

More than 2,000 patients receive weight loss support at HMC in 2017

The Hamad Medical Corporation's Department of Dietetics and Nutrition received more than 2,000 patients last year seeking weight loss support, the HMC said on Saturday.