About us

Hamad Medical Corporation

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) is the main provider of secondary and tertiary healthcare in Qatar and one of the leading hospital providers in the Middle East.

For more than three decades, HMC has been dedicated to delivering the safest, most effective and compassionate care to all its patients.

HMC manages twelve hospitals – nine specialist hospitals and three community hospitals – as well as the National Ambulance Service and home and residential care services.

In January 2016, HMC achieved the significant distinction of becoming the first healthcare system across the globe to have all its hospitals accredited by Joint Commission International under the Academic Medical Center accreditation program. Additionally, the National Ambulance Service, Home Healthcare Service, Stroke Service and Palliative Care, have all received this prestigious accreditation since 2011.

HMC is leading the development of the region's first academic health system – combining innovative research, top-class education and excellent clinical care – and is committed to building a legacy of healthcare expertise in Qatar. HMC collaborates with key partners who are experts in Qatar and beyond, including Weill Cornell Medical College-Qatar, the Institute for Healthcare Improvement and Partners Healthcare, Boston.

HMC is also the first hospital system in the Middle East to achieve institutional accreditation from the Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education – International (ACGME-I), which demonstrates excellence in the way medical graduates are trained through residency, internship and fellowship programs.

For more information, please visit: www.hamad.qa

Planetree International

Planetree is a passionate not-for-profit healthcare leader setting the global standard for person-centered excellence across the continuum of care. Unlike formulaic approaches, we honor the unique qualities of your organization and partner to strengthen meaningful connections between staff, patients, families, and the communities you serve. Planetree delivers the leading evidence-based framework for co-designing your roadmap to improved patient and family engagement, better clinical outcomes, increased staff retention and recruitment, and high value care.

For more information, please visit: www.planetree.org

Center for Patient Experience and Staff Engagement

The Center for Patient Experience and Staff Engagement (CPESE) is committed to designing and executing Person-Centered programs and strategies to improve and enhance the experience of patients, their families, and the community.

CPESE serves as the catalyst for enhancing the patient experience, motivating employees to work toward creating a truly Person-Centered organization, and fostering a culture of transformation and positive change at HMC.