Category: Health

An aerial view of Aspire Zone Foundation premises


Doha, Qatar 06 March 2017 (AZF) Aspire Zone Foundation (AZF) is teaming up with renowned Qatari community group, How Women Work (HWW) to celebrate this year’s International Women's Day on 8th March by hosting an event focusing on women’s health and wellness. AZF and HWW event aims to raise awareness among Qatari women ... Read More
March 7, 2017M Ashraf Siddiqui
A View of Symposium


Doha 28 February, 2017: The Dietetics Department in collaboration with the Pediatrics Department at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) recently organized the ‘First Pediatric Medical Nutrition Symposium’ to raise awareness amongst dietitians and pediatricians of the importance of dietetics, the diseases and disorders associated with pediatric nutrition, and appropriate feeding methodologies. More than ... Read More
March 5, 2017M Ashraf Siddiqui


Doha 01 March, 2017: Hamad Medical Corporation's (HMC) Ambulance Service Medical Communication Center has successfully been re-accredited as an Accredited Center of Excellence (ACE) by the International Academy of Emergency Dispatch (IAED). This follows the Communication Center’s initial ACE recognition in 2014, the first time the prestigious accreditation was awarded in ... Read More
March 1, 2017M Ashraf Siddiqui
الخاطر والنعيمي يتسلمان جائزة حمد الطبية


Doha 1st March 2017: Hamad Medical Corporation Qatar (HMC) has won the prestigious Top Hospital Award in Quality Improvement and Patient Safety during the awards ceremony of the 18th annual forum of the Arab Hospitals Federation (AHF) – MEDHEALTH - which was held in Cairo from 28 February to 1 March. ... Read More
March 1, 2017M Ashraf Siddiqui
Dr Nabila AlMeer


Doha 26 Feb 2017 Report by Ashraf Siddiqui A total strength of 17,000 nurses are employed in Qatar, out of which merely 2 % are Qatari nurses including both male and female. To attract nationals, first national college of nurses is under study and hopefully before end of the year, a decision will ... Read More
February 26, 2017M Ashraf Siddiqui
WCD Image


Doha 04 Feb. 2017: To show solidarity with the anniversary of World campaign on Cancer, Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) held general public program in order to save lives and reduce the number of deaths caused each year due to the disease. World Cancer Day takes place on 4th February each ... Read More
February 4, 2017M Ashraf Siddiqui
Dr Hanan AlKawari Meets Philippines Health Minister


Doha 23 January 2017 (QNA) Minister of Public Health of State of Qatar Dr. Hanan Mohammed Al Kuwari met here on Monday with the Secretary of Health of Republic of Philippines Paulyn Jean Rosell-Ubial. Philippines Health Minister is currently visiting the State of Qatar. Both sides discussed the bilateral relations and reviewed ... Read More
January 23, 2017M Ashraf Siddiqui
HH Qatar Emir Visit To HMC & Umm Salal Health Center 17 Jan 2017


Doha 17 January 2017 QNA Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani, Emir of State of Qatar paid a visit on Tuesday to a number of health centers in Hamad Medical City to see in person the latest developments of the healthcare infrastructure projects in the country, its standard compared with international health developments and ... Read More
January 17, 2017M Ashraf Siddiqui


Doha Turkish Hospital Doha, a State of the Art Turkish hospital of 100 beds, 80 Turkish Specialists doctors of almost all fields of medicines including 5 senior professors level is now an added in medical facilities in Qatar. Turkish Hospital Doha, a unique private hospital of it's kind in Qatar is ... Read More
January 13, 2017M Ashraf Siddiqui
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi


January 1, 2017, Delhi, India English Daily 'Times Of India' dated 1st of January 2017 reports Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced a scheme to provide financial aid of Rs 6,000 (Appx. US$ 89) to pregnant women who undergo institutional delivery for hospital admission and for child’s vaccination, as well as ... Read More
January 1, 2017M Ashraf Siddiqui