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Medical centers in Kuwait register 21 million visits a year – 64% Kuwaitis, 36% Expats

KUWAIT CITY, June 27: According to a recent report issued by Ministry of Health, the number of medical centers located in various parts of Kuwait is 104, and these medical centers registered a total of 21 million visits in the year 2017, reports Aljarida daily. The report explained that 64 …

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Squatting women dilemma – Minister vows more seats

  KUWAIT CITY, May 5: A high-level health source commenting on a video clip that has gone viral in social media showing women squatting on the floor in front of clinics at the Adan Hospital said these women prefer to sit on the floor in spite of a lot of …

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Move to vacate overstaying Kuwaiti and expatriate patients

Mubarak Al-Kabeer Hospital seeks more beds: Dr Jumaa KUWAIT CITY, March 19: Director of Mubarak Al-Kabeer Hospital Dr Nadia Jumaa revealed that there are 50 Kuwaiti and expatriate patients who have been staying in the hospital for a long time, due to which a team has been formed to help …

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DHAMAN begins construction of 2nd hospital in Jahra governorate – Groundbreaking ceremonies held

KUWAIT CITY, March 12: Health Assurance Hospitals Company (DHAMAN) celebrated the start of construction on the company’s second hospital located in Jahra Governorate, during a groundbreaking ceremony held under the patronage of HE the Minister of Health Dr Basil Homoud Al-Sabah. In 2017 DHAMAN broke ground on its first hospital …

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MoH violations final report completed – Company sending patients to US receives commission

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 15: The fact finding committee formed by the former minister of health Dr Jamal Al- Harbi to respond to the report issued by the State Audit Bureau and the parliamentary questions concerning the contract signed by the ministry and the ATENA Company has completed its final report, …

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Panic in medical center

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 19: A number of visitors to Hamoud Haidar Medical Center in Jabriya lodged complaints when the stamp machines broke down, resulting in panic and congestion in the medical center as angry visitors bemoaned the lack of immediate attention by the center’s administration to solve the crisis, reports …

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Police hospital project cancelled – Health insurance to cover employees

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 31: After years of attempts made by the Ministry of Public Works to float the tender for the police hospital project, the Ministry of Interior decided to cancel the project saying it is the owner and the beneficiary of it, reports Al-Rai daily. An official source at …

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MoH working on hospitals projects for expats – Fees reasonable: minister

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 26: The Ministry of Health has started taking steps to implement the health insurance hospitals project for expatriates in the government sector, reports Al-Anba daily. Health Minister Dr Jamal Al-Harbi has formed a permanent committee in charge of these projects. The committee’s functions include liaising with governmental …

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‘Use new wing to treat only Kuwaitis’: Director of Al-Farwaniya Hospital

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 18: Director of Al-Farwaniya Hospital Dr Mahdi Al-Fadli has sent a proposal to the Director of the District Health Area to earmark the new wing of the hospital to treat only Kuwaitis while the old wing can be used for treating expatriates, reports Annahar daily. He said …

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Health official slams social media ‘news’

KUWAIT CITY, July 10: Assistant Undersecretary for Services Affairs at Ministry of Health Dr Mahmoud Al-Abdulhadi affirmed that the news reports and video clip which went viral on social media last Friday about the presence of blood-contaminated pillows in one of the hospital wards affiliated to the ministry are completely …

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