Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has announced the operational hours during Eid al-Adha. All Emergency Departments and services across HMC’s network of hospitals will operate as usual, 24 hours a day, seven days a week, HMC said in a statement yesterday.
The Paediatric Emergency Centres will also remain open 24 hours a day, seven days a week for medical emergencies involving patients under the age of 14 years.
HMC’s Ambulance Service will continue to operate 24/7 for people requiring emergency medical assistance Inpatient Units across HMC’s hospital network will continue to operate 24 hours a day as usual. The Nesma’ak Hamad Patient Contact Centre will be closed from tomorrow until August 1, and reopen on Sunday, August 2, at 7am.
If you have a scheduled appointment during or after the Eid holiday and cannot attend the appointment, please contact the Hamad Customer Service Centre (Nesma’ak) on 16060 during operational hours.
Any patient requiring information about clinic operating hours, their scheduled appointment or wishing to change their appointment, can call Nesma’ak on 16060.
The Urgent Consultation Service (16000) will be closed from tomorrow until August 1, and will reopen on Sunday, August 2, from 8am-3pm.
The service will return to normal operating hours on August 9. The Pharmacy Home Delivery Service will be closed from tomorrow until August 1, Saturday. The service will reopen on Sunday, August 2, from 9am-3pm, and resume normal operating hours on August 9.
The Mental Health Helpline will be closed from tomorrow and resume services on Sunday, August 2, from 8am-3pm. It will resume full operating hours on Sunday, August 9.
Source : Gulf Times