Doha, December 20: HE the Minister of Public Health Dr. Hanan Mohammed Al Kuwari placed today the cornerstone for establishing Al Waab center for dialysis and diabetes, in a special ceremony held in Al Waab in the presence of HE Speaker of the Shura Council Hassan bin Abdullah Al Ghanim and a number of the council's members.
The project is in keeping with the population's growing healthcare needs. The center was established thanks to a philanthropic contribution from the Mohammed Al Mana sons company, and will be managed by Hamad Medical Corporation.
HE the Minister of Public Health expressed her thanks and appreciation for the contribution, noting that it will help alleviate the suffering of patients and will ease their burden of having to go to other centers.
The center includes 78 dialysis united and three Peritoneal dialysis units, in addition to separate Hepatology and Diabetes clinics, and an emergency entrance. It also includes other social services like a cafe, libraries, a conference room, a pharmacy, and a number of other important facilities. (QNA).