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...
06 February 2018
Following three weeks since the opening of its main hospital, Sidra Medicine, a specialty children’s, young people and women’s healthcare organization and member of Qatar Foundation for Education,...
06 February 2018
Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) will welcome a number of visiting consultants from various medical specialties during the month of February. The visiting consultants are as follows: Dr. Javid Gaziev...
04 February 2018
Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Mental Health Service has won the 2017 National Database of Nursing Quality Indicators (NDNQI) Award for Outstanding Nursing Quality. This is the second consecutive...
04 February 2018
The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH), an initiative of Qatar Foundation (QF), has announced that viral hepatitis will be one of nine research topics that will form the focus of the WISH 2018...
04 February 2018
Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) is joining healthcare organizations across the globe to mark World Cancer Day, held annually on 4 February. With research indicating that exercise and eating healthily...
02 February 2018
Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Department of Clinical Nutrition recently organized a workshop for nutritionists on the Qatar Dietary Guidelines. The Guidelines were introduced to provide the...
31 January 2018
Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) newly opened Qatar Rehabilitation Institute (QRI) recently organized a training course for staff from Hamad International Airport, teaching them how to best assist...

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