Doha, 17 December 2022: Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) said that the celebration of Qatar National Day, which falls on the eighteenth of December of each year, is a very special occasion and a valuable opportunity to express loyalty and determination to make all necessary efforts to take the country forward and support its development. As the main provider of secondary and tertiary healthcare in Qatar, HMC will continue to implement its expansion and development plans to meet all healthcare needs of the country's population in accordance with the highest international standards.
Mr. Ali Abdulla Al Khater, Chairman of the Supreme Committee for Healthcare Communication at the Ministry of Public Health and Chief Communications Officer at HMC said the Corporation and all its employees appreciate the great support from the government for the development of healthcare services in HMC and across the healthcare sector. "The tremendous achievements made in the healthcare field in the country have contributed to strengthening Qatar's prestigious position at the regional and international levels. All HMC employees are proud to be part of Qatar’s achievements in the healthcare sector,” said Mr. Al Khater.
“HMC celebrates Qatar National Day this year as we witness Qatar’s impressive success in hosting the largest sporting event in the world, the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022. All health sector partners have succeeded in providing healthcare services to those who need it, including visitors and football fans of all nationalities. Visiting fans who received healthcare during the tournament will convey a good image of our country when they return to their countries and tell about their experience and what they have witnessed in Qatar, not only in our healthcare facilities, but in all aspects of their experience during the tournament as well,” added Mr. Al Khater.
To mark Qatar National Day 2022, HMC hospitals and departments will organize various activities with patients. The events will include awareness activities, provision of health advice to the public, as well as information about HMC’s healthcare services and research programs.