Joint Workshop Between MOH and MCS to Determine Manpower Needs and Fill Health Vacancies

A workshop was held today (Wednesday) 27/8/2014 (corresponding to 01/11/1435H) between the Ministry of Health and Ministry of Civil Service in the presence of His Excellency the Acting Minister of Health, Eng. Adel bin...

MOH Warns Private Health Institutions from Receiving Fees in Return for Opening a Medical...

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has warned all private health institutions from receiving any fees from patients in return for opening a medical file. In this regard, the Ministry would like to refer to...

Minister of Health: “KSA Free from ‘Ebola’ Virus”

​His Excellency the Acting Minister of Health, Eng. Adel bin Mohammed Faqih, addressing the Gulf coordination meeting held in Riyadh concerning Ebola virus 2014, has confirmed that “the Kingdom is free from Ebola virus,...

West Africa Ebola outbreak could infect 20,000 people

The Ebola epidemic in West Africa could infect over 20,000 people and spread to more countries, the U.N. health agency said on Thursday, warning that an international effort costing almost half a billion dollars...

GERMAN LAB CONFIRMS NEGATIVE EBOLA TEST RESULTS

A German laboratory reported Tuesday that samples taken from a Saudi man were negative for Ebola virus, the Ministry of Health announced. The laboratory at Bernhard Nocht Institute for Tropical Medicine, which is accredited by...

Wives can request C-sections without husbands’ approval

Arab News - Women have the right under current laws to request caesarean sections without the consent of their husbands or guardians, according to a Shoura Council member. Mona Al-Mushait, who is also a professor and...

21340 PILGRIMS WERE CARED FOR BY MOH ON FIRST DAY OF HAJJ

 118 kidney dialysis, 26 cardiac catheterizations procedures, 1 open heart surgery and 3 binocular operations were carried out by the Ministry of Health on pilgrims on September 28 as part of the Ministry of...

HRC for relocating Jazan Hospital

Saudi Gazette - The Human Rights Commission (HRC) in Jazan Province has demanded that Jazan General Hospital be relocated to another site and whoever is found negligent in supervising the construction of the medical tower in...

Patients suffer after fire shut down Jazan hospital

Saudi Gazette - Complaints by the residents of Jazan about poor healthcare services did not begin after the city’s General Hospital was closed down following a deadly fire last December. Many patients said their “endless suffering”...

What Young Men Should Ask Their Doctors

The University will kick off its fall semester lecture series this Wednesday, with the Yes Men. Mike Bonanno and Andy Bichlbaum, a.k.a. the Yes Men, will appear on campus Wednesday, Aug. 26. Their event will...

Recent Posts