Doha, 22 May 2023: Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) and Qatar Cancer Society (QCS) recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at a ceremony held in Bayt Al-Dhiyafah, Hamad Bin Khalifa Medical City.
The agreement was signed by Mr. Hamad Nasser Abdulla Al-Khalifa, Chief of Health Facilities Development and acting Chief of Business Services, and Sheikh Dr. Khalid Bin Jabor Al Thani, Chairman of the Qatar Cancer Society, in the presence of several HMC executive leaders and a delegation from QCS.
The MoU aims to provide funding support for cancer control projects, including, but not limited to, patient experience, improving facilities for cancer patients, improving cancer care, and employee participation in the field of cancer control.
“HMC’s partnership with Qatar Cancer Society will pave the way for our staff to develop more innovative, high-quality, and person-centered projects that benefit our patients and the communities. At HMC, we stay true to our commitment in building an excellent healthcare system for the State of Qatar,” said Mr. Al Khalifa.
HMC’s Liaison Officer who will facilitate this working relationship with QCS, Mr. Nasser Al Naimi, Deputy Chief of Quality for Center for Patient Experience and Staff Engagement, Director for Hamad Healthcare Quality Institute, and Chairperson of 16000 Health Sector Services, said, “I am very pleased to be part of this collaborative partnership between HMC and QCS. This will further strengthen our efforts to deliver our services with a person-centered approach to care, which results to enhancing our patients’ overall experience in HMC.”
Sheikh Dr. Khalid Bin Jabor Al Thani, he was delighted to seal this partnership with HMC: “We support the principles and values of HMC, and QCS aims to bring these into fruition. We look forward to implementing activities that serve the mutual goals of both QCS and HMC”.