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Service changes at Al Wakra Hospital

Service changes at Al Wakra Hospital

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has announced that it is making temporary changes to some facilities and services at Al Wakra Hospital.

New smoking cessation clinic opened at Al Wakra Hospital

New smoking cessation clinic opened at Al Wakra Hospital

Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Tobacco Control Center, officially designated by the World Health Organisation ( WHO) as the first WHO Collaborating Centre in Qatar ...

Al Wakra Hospital introduces advanced orthopaedic treatment methods

Al Wakra Hospital introduces advanced orthopaedic treatment methods

Al Wakra Hospital, part of Hamad Medical Corporation, has introduced several non-conservative, non-surgical treatment methods at its Orthopaedic Department.

HMC's Al Wakra Burns Unit to introduce new services soon

HMC's Al Wakra Burns Unit to introduce new services soon

Qatar’s only dedicated Burns Unit at Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Al Wakra Hospital, plans to introduce new services soon.

HMC expands Q-Post delivery of medical reports

HMC expands Q-Post delivery of medical reports

Patients requesting copies of their medical report from Al Wakra Hospital, The Cuban Hospital and Hazm Mebaireek General Hospital will now be able to have them delivered

Therapeutic play helps children cope with illness at Wakra Hospital

Therapeutic play helps children cope with illness at Wakra Hospital

The therapeutic play programme, introduced two years ago at Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Al Wakra Hospital, has helped over 375 paediatric patients to date

Al Wakra Hospital Emergency Departments treat 30,000 patients every month

Al Wakra Hospital Emergency Departments treat 30,000 patients every month

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has said that Al Wakra Hospital's three emergency departments treat more than 30,000 patients, while the hospital's various outpatient departments give care to 20,000 patients each month.

Al Wakra Hospital Burns Unit received 7,900 patients last year

Al Wakra Hospital Burns Unit received 7,900 patients last year

Qatar’s only dedicated Burns Unit, located at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC)'s Al Wakra Hospital, received 7,900 patients at its outpatient clinics last year.

Wakra Hospital's play therapy helps children understand illness

Wakra Hospital's play therapy helps children understand illness

The play therapy programme, described as the 'first of its kind in Qatar', uses puppets, props and toys to help children understand their illness and express any fears they may have about treatment.

Wakra Hospital to raise awareness about obesity

Wakra Hospital to raise awareness about obesity

Al Wakra Hospital will host a three-day event to raise awareness of obesity from Sunday until November 28 in observance of this year’s World Anti-Obesity Day.

Hamad General Hospital receives 800 cases

Hamad General Hospital receives 800 cases

The Hamad General Hospital (HGH) Emergency Department on Thursday received more than 800 cases, including two deaths, from early in the morning until 6pm.

HMC urges parents to watch for lazy eye signs in children

HMC urges parents to watch for lazy eye signs in children

Parents should be aware of the symptoms of lazy eye (amblyopia) in their children and take them for routine eye examinations at least once in two years ...