Hamad Medical Corporation

House calls: Qatar-based start-up brings healthcare to your home

When twin brothers Hesham and Hatem Elfeshawy first conceived of the idea for an on-call medical service in Qatar, their main priority was to lighten the load on the country’s over-strained healthcare system through a home-based practice that stresses continuity of patient care.  ILQ learns more about At Home Doc.

Are the lay-offs in Qatar making you nervous?

How have you recently been feeling about your employment in Qatar? Do you feel like your position is secured, or are you scared of being laid off? Have any of your friends or colleagues been fired in the past months?

HMC Organizes Health Exhibition in Tarik Bib Ziad School

 Doha, 4 January, 2015: As part of its efforts to encourage Qatar’s young population to lead a healthy lifestyle, Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) recently organized a health awareness exhibition at Tarik Bin Ziad Independent

InterContinental Doha The City launches its Pink October campaign!

October is the international Breast Cancer Awareness month, and the InterContinental Doha The City kicks off their Pink October campaign with a host of activities to raise awareness about breast cancer in Qatar. Click here to read more!



HMC conducts 13,000 blood transfusions in six months

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has provided around 13,000 whole blood transfusions during the first six months of this year.

Qatar has 100 percent volunteer blood sufficiency and meets the regulatory requirements of the Council of Europe and the International American Association of Blood Banks.

HMC’s Emergency and Inpatient Services to Operate 24/7 During Eid Al-Fitr Holidays

All inpatient and emergency services across Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) network of hospitals will continue to operate as usual, 24 hours a day, throughout the Eid Al Fitr holidays.

The Ministry of Public Health Launches Its “Start Now” Awareness Campaign

The Ministry of Public Health has launched its “Start Now” campaign to encourage public awareness of the importance of exercise as part of a healthy lifestyle

Hamad Medical Corporation Prepares for Qatar’s First International Wound Management Conference

This weekend, from 24 to 26 November, sees Hamad Medical Corpor