Gulf Times - Hamad-Medical-Corporation
HMC organises health exhibition at Ruqaya Preparatory School

HMC organises health exhibition at Ruqaya Preparatory School

Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Health Professions Awareness and Volunteering Programme in collaboration with the Ministry of Interior, organised a two-day health exhibition at Ruqaya Independent Preparatory School for Girls

HMC advises regular eye examinations for early diagnosis of glaucoma

HMC advises regular eye examinations for early diagnosis of glaucoma

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) is recommending regular eye check-ups for people who are at high risk of developing glaucoma, an eye disease that usually has no obvious symptoms but can lead to blindness.

Heart Hospital’s treatment goes beyond international benchmark

Heart Hospital’s treatment goes beyond international benchmark

Each year Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Heart Hospital performs more than 1,000 acute coronary surgeries on patients with a ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI), commonly known as a heart attack.

Meet Fathia Zaalani - Qatar's first woman paramedic and ambulance driver

Meet Fathia Zaalani - Qatar's first woman paramedic and ambulance driver

Qatar’s first female paramedic says helping those in need 'isn’t just what she does, it’s who she is'

Ministry launches allergy and asthma smartphone service

Ministry launches allergy and asthma smartphone service

The Ministry of Public Health's Supreme Committee for Healthcare Communications has launched a new smartphone service, as part of the "Qatar Health" app, to provide the public with information about asthma and allergies.

120,000 outpatients visit Communicable Disease Centre last year

120,000 outpatients visit Communicable Disease Centre last year

Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Communicable Disease Centre (CDC) delivered care at more than 120,000 outpatient visits in 2018, it was announced on Monday.

130 participants attend HMC physiotherapy review course

130 participants attend HMC physiotherapy review course

Around 130 participants from different countries attended the fifth Qatar Physiotherapy Review Course event organised recently by Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC).

Following crash diets to lose weight risky, warns HMC nutritionist

Following crash diets to lose weight risky, warns HMC nutritionist

Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) is urging the public to avoid extreme diets and fad weight loss programmes.

New tax sees notable rise in smokers quitting

New tax sees notable rise in smokers quitting

There has been a marked increase in the number of people quitting smoking after the introduction of excise tax on tobacco products from January 1, a top official of Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has stated.

HMC, Q-Post join hands to provide patients with premium services

HMC, Q-Post join hands to provide patients with premium services

Hamad Medical Corporation's (HMC) has signed a partnership agreement with Qatar Post, to provide a number of premium services to patients, including the delivery of medical reports.

Over 2,500 assessed at high-risk genetic oncology screening clinic

Over 2,500 assessed at high-risk genetic oncology screening clinic

Qatar’s first high-risk genetic oncology screening clinic, located at the National Centre for Cancer Care and Research (NCCCR) - a member of Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) - has seen an increase in the number of individuals visiting the clinic ...

HMC holds Dietary Guidelines workshop

HMC holds Dietary Guidelines workshop

Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Corporate Department of Dietetics and Nutrition organised recently a workshop on the Qatar Dietary Guidelines for clinical dietetics co-ordinators and food service supervisors.