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HMC opens new Smoking Cessation Clinic at Hazm Mebaireek General Hospital

HMC opens new Smoking Cessation Clinic at Hazm Mebaireek General Hospital

As part of its strategic plan to offer smoking cessation services across Qatar, Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Tobacco Control Center, officially designated as a WHO Collaborating Centre

Hamad Medical Corporation establishes learning disability service

Hamad Medical Corporation establishes learning disability service

Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Mental Health Service (MHS) introduced a new Learning Disability Service (LDS). The objective is to provide specialist assessment and treatment options for adults ...

Face-to-face consulting resumes

Face-to-face consulting resumes

With Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) announcing the resumption of face-to-face appointments at its outpatient clinics, people were seen visiting the Hamad General Hospital Outpatient Department Sunday

HMC receives 30 paintings of Qatar’s heritage, wildlife and marine life

HMC receives 30 paintings of Qatar’s heritage, wildlife and marine life

In an initiative to appreciate the efforts of Hamad Medical Corporation's (HMC) medical staff in confronting the Covid-19 pandemic, Al-Housh Art Gallery of the Qatar Artistic Movement donated the 30 paintings, which shall be displayed in HMC’s facilities.

Al Wakra Hospital performs 570 hernia surgeries yearly

Al Wakra Hospital performs 570 hernia surgeries yearly

Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Al Wakra Hospital, which was designated five years ago as a Centre of Excellence for Hernia Surgery by the Surgical Review Corporation (SRC), performs upwards of 570 hernia surgeries each year.

Al Wakra Hospital health informatics workshop to boost patient-care

Al Wakra Hospital health informatics workshop to boost patient-care

Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Al Wakra Hospital organised a series of workshops titled ‘Fundamentals of Research in Health Informatics’ as part of its efforts to encourage knowledge-sharing and improve competencies in the latest research methodologies among its staff.

HMC Adult Allergy Division feted as Center of Excellence

HMC Adult Allergy Division feted as Center of Excellence

Hamad Medical Corporation's Adult Allergy and Immunology Division has been designated as a Center of Excellence by the World Allergy Organisation — a worldwide alliance of allergy and clinical immunology societies.

HMC’s Ambulance Service records more than 1.2mn electronic patient encounters

HMC’s Ambulance Service records more than 1.2mn electronic patient encounters

Hamad Medical Corporation’s Ambulance Service has recorded more than 1.2 million patient encounters via its electronic patient clinical record (EPCR), helping advance the quality of care the service provides to patients

HMC launches innovative free weight loss webinar series

HMC launches innovative free weight loss webinar series

Obesity experts from Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) will host a series of four live webinars in Arabic designed to help people lose weight and live healthy lifestyles.

Warning over dangers of burning charcoal, wood inside homes

Warning over dangers of burning charcoal, wood inside homes

As cooler weather conditions begin to set in, an emergency medicine specialist at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has warned the public about the dangers of burning charcoal and wood inside their homes.

HMC’s National Obesity Treatment Center among 'world’s largest'

HMC’s National Obesity Treatment Center among 'world’s largest'

Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) National Obesity Treatment Center has continued to expand its care services since opening its doors in 2017 and is today "one of the largest" obesity treatment facilities in the world

Smoking can severely damage lungs, lead to serious health problems

Smoking can severely damage lungs, lead to serious health problems

The Tobacco Control Centre at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has warned smoking is closely linked to lung infections.