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Doctors new focus of MP – Recruitment and salaries of non-Kuwaiti doctors queried

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 27: As the inauguration of the next legislative term draws near, MPs continue to intensify their efforts in giving more weight to case files on national issues. Some political analysts claimed this is an attempt to bolster the lawmakers’ position in their respective constituencies, while others believe …

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Attack on doctors continue in hospitals

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 27 : The series of attacks on the medical staff in government hospitals and polyclinics continue to happen despite the issuance of laws and toughening punishments on aggressors, reports Al-Rai daily. The question is: who will protect the doctors and the rest of the employees of the …

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Exodus of Kuwaiti and Expat doctors harm Kuwait’s medical services

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 17: The exodus of Kuwaiti and expatriate doctors from the government sector to the private sector or to other countries which offer better working conditions and financial privileges will affect medical services negatively, reports Al-Nahar daily quoting sources from the Ministry of Health. Sources said the number …

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Withdraw private doctors from overseas panels: MP

Plan to verify workers credentials KUWAIT CITY, July 31: In a bid to stop what he described as ‘manipulations’ in committees in charge of decisions regarding overseas treatment, MP Omar Al-Tabtabaei submitted a proposal to prohibit doctors engaged in private practice from being members of these committees. He explained some …

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Services of Expat doctors will be terminated after they reach the age of 75

KUWAIT CITY, May 24: A source familiar with the Civil Service Commission said that service of expatriate doctors is terminated after they reach the age of 75, reports Al-Anba daily. This came in response to a query about the age limit of expatriate doctors for them to continue working. By …

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Expatriate engineers may face tough time in future to obtain approval and practice professions

MoH seeks names of 65 years old expat staff KUWAIT CITY, March 15: The Ministry of Health has instructed all sectors to submit names of expatriate doctors, nurses, pharmacists, technicians and executives born in 1953 and earlier or those 65 years old and above, reports Al-Anba daily quoting sources. Sources …

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Dr Basil suspends several doctors after investigation – Medical errors at public hospital

KUWAIT CITY, Feb 17: Minister of Health Dr Basil Al-Sabah has suspended several doctors and recommended their referral to the Public Prosecution Department based on the outcome of an investigation carried out by the Department of Legal Affairs concerning cases of medical errors at a public hospital. This was revealed …

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Photogenic doctors

WE, in Kuwait, have been witnessing a phenomenon hardly seen in any other country — that of attaching the photos of doctors to advertisements along with a detailed description of their fields of specialization. Titles usually precede the names of doctors. All over the world, it is known that professions …

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CSC lifts ban placed on 127 vacancies for expat Doctors, Nurses, technicians & pharmacist in MOH

Kuwaiti medical scholarship holders criticize stipends cut down KUWAIT CITY, Jan 1: Civil Service Commission (CSC) has lifted ban placed on 127 vacancies for expatriates in the Ministry of Health, reports Al-Anba daily. In a letter to the Ministry of Health which the daily obtained a copy, CSC stated the …

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Panel set to ‘probe’ unqualified doctors – Focus on health services

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 25: Minister of Health Dr Jamal Al-Harbi has formed a committee to investigate the truth about doctors who allegedly graduated from the Arts section in secondary stage, reports Annahar daily. In a statement, Al-Harbi noted the most important aspect of the issue involves a doctor who earned …

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