17 February 2018
Starting Sunday, 18 February, access to Hamad General Hospital’s (HGH) Emergency Department (Entrance 4; Al Rayyan Road, opposite Lulu Hypermarket) will be restricted to emergency patient drop-offs...
16 February 2018
The State of Qatar will introduce an important vaccine this year that can prevent cancer-causing virus.  The vaccine, named Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccine,  can prevent cervical cancer and...
15 February 2018
The Minister of Public Health, Her Excellency Dr. Hanan Mohamed Al Kuwari, today inaugurated phase two of Hamad General Hospital’s state-of-the-art surgical services expansion. The second phase of...
14 February 2018
Two Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) employees are setting the standard for healthy living through their love of exercise. Dr. Abdulaziz Al Kuwari, an Orthopedic Surgeon at the Bone and Joint Center...
12 February 2018
Officials from Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) are promoting the positive effects of physical activity as part of a healthy lifestyle and raising awareness of the link between sports and mental,...
11 February 2018
This week Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Ear, Nose, and Throat (ENT) outpatient clinics moved from Hamad General Hospital to the Ambulatory Care Center. The move is part of HMC’s continued efforts...
10 February 2018
In preparation for the upcoming 2018 season, the French U-18 and U-20 national rugby teams have recently conducted a training camp at Aspetar, the Qatar Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Hospital,...
10 February 2018
A diabetes patient educator from Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) says that while a diabetes diagnosis should not prevent an individual from driving, diabetics do need to take extra precautions if...
10 February 2018
The implementation of a new medical insurance scheme is expected to strengthen Qatar’s healthcare sector, Oxford Business Group (OBG) has said in a report. "Efforts are under way to relaunch a...
08 February 2018
Despite global efforts to stem the obesity epidemic, no country has succeeded in decreasing obesity in the last 33 years[i]. Worldwide obesity has more than doubled since 1980, with almost 30% of the...
07 February 2018
With temperatures across some areas of Qatar forecast to fall below 150C in the coming weeks, Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) is offering advice on safe heating practices to help residents stay warm...
07 February 2018
The Middle East Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare, the premier quality improvement forum for healthcare professionals in the Arab world, has announced that its sixth event will provide the...

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