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Aspetar introduces new technology to treat pain

Aspetar introduces new technology to treat pain

Aspetar, one of the leading sports medicine hospitals in the world, has introduced a Cooled Radiofrequency (C-RF) treatment, an innovative option to help resolve joint and spinal pain conditions, it was announced on Sunday.

Qatar Health 2021 virtual conference slated for Jan

Qatar Health 2021 virtual conference slated for Jan

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) and the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) have invited interested persons to submit their scientific work as abstracts for online oral or poster presentation for the Qatar Health 2021 conference to be held online from January 20 to 23 next year.

PHCC launches new website for easy access to health services

PHCC launches new website for easy access to health services

The Primary Health Care Centre (PHCC) has launched a new website that will provide easy access to a host of e-services as well as information on various related matters.

Pandemic threatens lives of millions of children: UN

Pandemic threatens lives of millions of children: UN

A report issued by the United Nations Children's Fund (Unicef), UN World Health Organisation(WHO) and other UN bodies revealed that the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic threatens the progress that has been made over the past 30 years in the field of health services, which has become a major role...

AI all set to transform healthcare in a big way, says expert

AI all set to transform healthcare in a big way, says expert

Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence (AI) will impact several sectors in a big way in the next ten years, especially healthcare, with several jobs to be affected and many other interesting jobs to emerge, an expert told Gulf Times.

PHCC provide over 3 million medical prescriptions yearly

PHCC provide over 3 million medical prescriptions yearly

The Pharmacy Department at the Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) has enhanced and integrated several of its services with other healthcare providers in the country.

PHCC serves over 15,000 citizens from siege countries since blockade

PHCC serves over 15,000 citizens from siege countries since blockade

Over 15,000 citizens from Saudi Arabia, the UAE, and Bahrain, have received health care services at Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) health centres from June 5 to date ...

No RP, no health care - companies’ negligence makes workers suffer

No RP, no health care - companies’ negligence makes workers suffer

Some expatriate workers have been complaining that they have no access to medical facilities as their employers have not arranged for their residency permit (RP) cards even though some of them have worked in these firms for a year.

PM opens Umm Salal health and wellness centre

PM opens Umm Salal health and wellness centre

HE the Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa al-Thani opened Umm Salal Health & Wellness Centre, the third such facility under the Primary Health Care Coporation (PHCC).