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Posted On: 6 April 2020 09:55 pm
Updated On: 13 April 2020 06:25 am

HMC announces new changes in visitor policy

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In a post in its Twitter account, Hamad Medical Corporation has announced new changes in visitor policy. "In order to limit the spread of COVID-19, new restrictions are in place for visitors to HMC hospitals and facilities."

It stated that NO VISITORS AT ANY TIME are allowed to the following facilities:

  • Hazm Mebaireek General Hospital
  • Mesaieed Hospital
  • The Cuban Hospital
  • All Enaya facilities
  • All areas classified as COVID-19 facilities

The following restrictions apply to other hospital facilities:

  • Visiting hours are restricted to 12 midday to 8 pm only
  • Only one visitor at a time for a maximum of 15 minutes
  • Visitors must comply with hospital guidelines for personal protective equipment and hand hygiene

These changes have been made in order to protect patients receiving care from the spread of COVID-19.

It was announced previously that the following will be COVID-19 facilities: Rawdat Al Khail health center, Muaither Health Center, and Hazm Mebaireek General Hospital.

Source: Hamad Medical Corporation