Sunday , December 17 2017

Tag Archives: hospital

‘Only serious cases to be treated abroad’

 KUWAIT CITY, Sept 8, (KUNA): The Minister of Health announced on Thursday suspending medical treatment abroad except for serious cases. Dr Ali Al-Obaidi announced that only citizens suffering from serious illnesses and diseases would be allowed to get medical treatment in foreign countries. Cases such as cancer, children’s serious illness …

Read More »

MoH prohibits staff taking turns to work, rest during working hours – PAI official laments neglect suffered by industrial sector

KUWAIT CITY, July 17: Knowledgeable health sources disclosed that Ministry of Health prohibits all workers in its hospitals and specialized centers, including doctors, nurses, administrators and technicians from taking turns to work and rest during official working hours and shifts, reports Al-Anba daily. In a statement, sources asserted the decision …

Read More »

MP praises minister’s decision to allocate hospital for Kuwaitis

KUWAIT CITY, June 28: MP Khalil Al- Saleh praised the decision of Health Minister Dr Ali Jaber Al-Obeidi to allocate a hospital for Kuwaitis in a bid to provide better medical services to citizens. He pointed out that health care is one of the main concerns of the Kuwaiti society, …

Read More »

MoH announces work timings of all clinics during Ramadan

KUWAIT CITY, June 7: Director of Primary Health Department at Ministry of Health Dr Rehab Al-Watyan has declared the work timings of all clinics throughout Kuwait during the Holy Month of Ramadan. She explained that the medical centers in Ahmadi Governorate will be open throughout the week including Fridays and …

Read More »

Panel discusses draft law on setting up Medical City

KUWAIT CITY, April 20: The parliamentary Health Affairs Committee discussed Wednesday the draft law on establishing the Medical City in Sabah Health District in the presence of a team from the Health Ministry. Committee Rapporteur MP Saadoun Hammad Al-Otaibi disclosed the team informed them that the number of beds in …

Read More »

Human Rights society hits health segregation – ‘End violation’

KUWAIT CITY, March 21: On the occasion of the international day for the elimination of racial discrimination which annually falls on March 21, the Kuwait Society for Human Rights (KSHR) renews its demand to abolish the recent decisions and directives issued by officials at the Ministry of Health with regard …

Read More »

‘All medical staff members on duty must wear business IDs, name tags’

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 9: Ministry of Health Thursday sent a circular to all hospitals and healthcare centers, obligating all medical staff members to compulsorily wear their business IDs and name tags during working hours in various facilities of the ministry. It stressed that employees who do not comply with this …

Read More »

‘Mixed reactions’ on decision by MoH on morning, evening timings

KUWAIT CITY, Jan 4: The Ministry of Health’s decision to allocate mornings for citizens and evenings for expatriates in outpatient clinics has failed to serve its purpose because the public health facilities are still crowded, reports Al-Qabas daily. The decision took effect at the beginning of the month in Adan …

Read More »

MoH sets aside KD 1.33 mln to expand, establish new hospitals

KUWAIT CITY, Dec 30, (KUNA): The Ministry of Health set KD 1.33 million for a total of seven projects for expansion and establishment of hospitals in the country’s governorates. Head of the health projects department at the Ministry, (engineer) Hisham Abulhasan said in remarks to KUNA on Wednesday that the …

Read More »
Translate »