HMC announces Ramadan service operating hours
April 23 2020 09:57 PM
HMC is the main provider of secondary and tertiary healthcare in Qatar

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has announced changes to the operating hours of a number of services for the holy month of Ramadan.

All emergency and inpatient services across HMC’s network of hospitals will continue to operate as normal, 24 hours a day, seven days a week, the corporation has said in a statement.

The changes to operating hours affect a number of services delivered remotely via the national Covid-19 helpline number, 16000, it notes.

* Changes to services run via the national Covid-19 helpline number (16000):

1. Covid-19 helpline Ramadan service hours: 24 hours a day, seven days a week

How to access the service - Call 16000, select language, select 1 for Covid-19 helpline

2. HMC Urgent Consultation Ramadan service hours: from 8am to 1pm and from 8pm to 1am, Saturday to Thursday; and from 8am to 1pm on Fridays

How to access the service - Call 16000, select language, select 3 for HMC and select 1 for HMC Urgent Consultation

3. Mental Health Helpline Ramadan service hours: from 8am to 1pm and from 8pm to 1am, Saturday to Thursday; and from 8am to 1pm on

Fridays

How to access the service - call 16000, select language, select 3 for HMC, select 1 for HMC Urgent Consultation

4. HMC Pharmacy Medication Delivery - from 8am to 2pm, Saturday to Thursday (closed on Fridays)

How to access the service - call 16000, select language, select 3 for HMC, select 2 for Medication Delivery

* Changes to Hamad Medical Corporation hospitals:

1. Emergency services - All Emergency Departments, Paediatric Emergency Departments and inpatient services across HMC’s network of hospitals will continue to operate as normal, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

2. Blood Donation - Blood Donor Center next to Hamad General Hospital, from 8am to 1pm and from 6pm to midnight, Sunday to Thursday

New Blood Donor Centre opposite Outpatient Department next to Surgical Specialty Centre, from 6pm to midnight, Sunday to Thursday

Blood Donor Centre at Al Wakra Hospital, from 8pm to midnight, Sunday to Thursday

Blood Donor Centre at Al Obaib Health Centre, from 8pm to midnight, Sunday to Thursday

* HMC’s Nesma’ak Customer Service:

Nesma’ak Customer Service helpline, 16060, to operate from 7am to 10pm, Sunday to Thursday, and from 10am to 4pm on Fridays and Saturdays





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