About Private Nursing Services
The Private Nursing Services (PNS) is a member of Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC), operating as a division under the Continuing Care Group at HMC.
We are a nurse driven services, composed of professional nurses rendering compassionate holistic nursing care in the community. Our services aim to meet patients’ needs, in collaboration with our outsourcing agency partners as well as our patient and their families, to ensure safe and high-quality patient care.
PNS has gone through different phases of transformation over the past several years. In 2014 our scope of services expanded to include all Qatari patients needing nursing provision in the community. In 2015 H.E. the Minister of Public Health, Dr. Hanan Al-Kuwari, change the name of the department from Palace Nursing to Private Nursing Services.
In 2020 PNS obtain Gold Certification from Planetree International, a nonprofit organization that partners with healthcare organization around the world to transform how patient care is delivered. This is the highest certification award, the first such Service in the region to receive such an award, highlighting the excellence in care delivery.