MoPH launches Qatar Cancer Information Centre platform

MoPH launches Qatar Cancer Information Centre platform

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has launched Qatar Cancer Information Center (Qcic) platform, in the presence of a group of specialists and academics from Qatar and the GCC countries.

Ministry campaign highlights importance of hand hygiene

Ministry campaign highlights importance of hand hygiene

The Ministry of Public Health carried out an expanded awareness campaign in May, as part of events marking World Hand Hygiene Day. The initiative was held in co-operation with the Hamad Medical Corporation, the Primary Health Care Corporation, as well as the private health sector.

Health apps of GCC countries, EU valid for travelling to Qatar

Health apps of GCC countries, EU valid for travelling to Qatar

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) on Tuesday said GCC, EU nationals and residents, who meet the immunity criteria, can use the authorized health information app for Covid-19 from their country in Qatar and will not need to complete the Ehteraz website pre-travel registration

As Covid curbs are eased, MoPH stresses need to follow precautionary measures

As Covid curbs are eased, MoPH stresses need to follow precautionary measures

With the lifting of more Covid-19 restrictions from Saturday, the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has urged the public to adhere to the precautionary measures to continue to protect themselves and the community from the risk of infection.

Azerbaijan ambassador presents commemorative badge to QNL

Azerbaijan ambassador presents commemorative badge to QNL

HE Dr Hamad bin Abdulaziz al-Kawari, Minister of State and president of the Qatar National Library (QNL), was presented the commemorative badge by Rashad Ismayilov, ambassador of Azerbaijan to Qatar, on the 880th anniversary of the Azerbaijani poet, Nizami Ganjavi.

912 new Covid-19 cases in Qatar

912 new Covid-19 cases in Qatar

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) Sunday reported 912 new confirmed cases of the coronavirus (Covid-19) in the country — 777 among the community and 135 among travellers.

Protocol announced for Covid-19 cases in schools

Protocol announced for Covid-19 cases in schools

The Ministry of Education and Higher Education (MoEHE), in co-ordination with the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH), has announced a protocol for examining and quarantine for contacts with confirmed Covid-19 cases in schools.

Antigen tests for returning travellers eligible for home quarantine

Antigen tests for returning travellers eligible for home quarantine

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has clarified that returning travellers required to have a Covid-19 test following arrival back in Qatar, (those eligible for home quarantine), should have a Rapid Antigen Test and not PCR at an authorised medical centre.

Drive-through PCR test facility opens in Lusail

Drive-through PCR test facility opens in Lusail

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) on Thursday opened a drive-through Covid-19 testing centre near Lusail Sports Complex to significantly expand capacity and enhance accessibility for swabbing.

Bu Garn vaccination facility for business, industry to open on Jan 9

Bu Garn vaccination facility for business, industry to open on Jan 9

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) on Monday reiterated that the Qatar Vaccination Center – for Business and Industry Sector will open in Bu Garn on January 9 and administer Covid-19 vaccines to key business and industry workers.

Health sector celebrates World Antimicrobial Awareness Week

Health sector celebrates World Antimicrobial Awareness Week

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH), Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) and the Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) are participating in the celebration of Global Antimicrobial Awareness Week, from November 18 to 24, under the slogan 'spread awareness, stop resistance'.

MoPH, partners celebrate World Diabetes Day

MoPH, partners celebrate World Diabetes Day

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH), in conjunction with Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC), Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) and Sidra Medicine, is celebrating World Diabetes Day 2021 under the theme 'Access to Diabetes Care: If Not Now, When?".