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March 4, 2014

Qatar Foundation Launches Primary Healthcare Centre for All Employees and Students

Group Photo.jpgQatar Foundation (QF) has launched its new Primary Healthcare Centre and will provide primary medical services to all its employees and students within QF’s campus.

The launch ceremony was held at Hamad bin Khalifa Student Centre in the presence of Engineer Jassim Telefat, Group Executive Director of Qatar Foundation Capital Projects and Facilities Management, and Fahad Saad Al Qahtani, Group Executive Director of Qatar Foundation Administration, in addition to other distinguished guests.

Engineer Saad Al Muhannadi, President of Qatar Foundation, said, “Qatar Foundation’s employees are its most valuable resource and the key element of its continued success. Therefore we believe it our utmost duty to ensure their health and well-being, we support this initiative that will join and subsequently compliment Qatar Foundation’s existing health initiatives.”

The new Primary Healthcare Centre provides both varieties of medical and dental services to Qatar Foundation employees and students, free of charge, on both a scheduled and emergency basis. Health, Safety, Security & Environment Directorate also operates its own ambulance service throughout the QF campus for medical emergencies.

The medical facility offers comprehensive, high quality, professional medical healthcare services, with highly qualified medical staff operating advanced medical equipment.

Sheikha Amal Al Thani, Health, Safety, Security & Environment Executive Director, said, “The scope of medical services includes curative medical treatment, preventive medical treatment, emergency medical treatment, healthy lifestyle programme education, immunization programs, diagnosis and treatment of medical illness, dental services, laboratory services, psychological consultations, radiological services and health awareness campaigns.”

The new healthcare center will be open from Sunday to Thursday between 7.30am-8.30pm, and between 12pm-8pm on Saturdays. It will be closed on Fridays.

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