HMC Announces Ramadan Hospital and Clinic Operating Hours and Reminds Patients about the Importance of Attending Scheduled Appointments



Doha, 4 May, 2019: Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has announced its operating hours for the Holy Month of Ramadan. All emergency and inpatient services across HMC’s network of hospitals will operate as usual, 24-hours a day, seven days a week. 

Dr. Yousef Al Maslamani, Medical Director of Hamad General Hospital, is also reminding patients who have appointments at HMC clinics during Ramadan about the importance of attending their appointment as scheduled. 

“If you feel you are unable to attend your appointment, please call Nesmaa’k on 16060 to reschedule. Missing an appointment with one of our specialists can have a serious impact on your health and the health of other patients,” Dr. Al Maslamani said. “If we know you are unable to attend your appointment, we can rearrange your appointment for the next available and clinically appropriate time and give your previously scheduled time to someone who needs to be seen urgently.”

Hamad General Hospital 
Outpatient clinics will be open from 8am to 1pm, Sunday to Thursday and evening clinics will be open from 8.30pm to 11.30pm, Sunday to Wednesday. The evening clinic at the Bone and Joint Center will be open from 1pm to 5pm, Sunday to Wednesday.

The main Outpatient Department (OPD) pharmacy, located on the ground floor of Hamad General Hospital will be open from 8am to 1pm and from 8.30pm to 12am (midnight), Sunday to Wednesday and from 8am to 1pm on Thursday.

Women's Wellness and Research Center 
Outpatient clinics will be open from 8am to 1pm Sunday to Thursday, from 7.30pm to 10.30pm Sunday to Wednesday, and the OPD pharmacy will be open during clinic times.

Ambulatory Care Center
Outpatient clinics will be open from 8am to 1pm, Sunday to Thursday, with afternoon clinics for GI/Endoscopy, Urology, Pre-Admission and Anesthesia, and ENT open from 1pm to 4pm, Sunday to Thursday.

Communicable Disease Center 
Outpatient clinics will be open from 8am to 5pm, Sunday to Wednesday, and from 8am to 1pm on Thursdays. All support services, including pharmacy, radiology, and laboratory (phlebotomy), will be available during OPD clinic times.

Qatar Rehabilitation Institute
Outpatient clinics will operate from 8am to 1pm, Sunday to Thursday and the OPD pharmacy will be open during clinic times.

Heart Hospital 
Outpatient clinics and the non-invasive service will be open from 8am to 1pm, Sunday to Thursday. There will be no evening clinics throughout Ramadan. The OPD pharmacy will operate from 8am to 1pm, Sunday to Thursday, and from 11am to 4pm on Fridays and Saturdays. The Cath Lab will operate from 7am to 3pm, with on-call services available for emergencies 24-hours a day, seven days a week.