Gulf Times - Ministry-of-Public-Health
Parents advised to be 'SMART' to protect children from summer heat and related illnesses

Parents advised to be 'SMART' to protect children from summer heat and related illnesses

With schools closed and children at home for the long summer break, Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has reminded parents and caregivers to ensure that children are not exposed to excessive heat and humidity in order to protect them from heat-related illnesses, which are more common during the summer

E-application for newborn certificates during Eid

E-application for newborn certificates during Eid

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has announced that applications for newborn birth certificates will be received electronically only during the Eid al-Adha holiday via the registration link (https://eservices.moph.gov.qa/bcmoi/faces/informantWizard.xhtml) on the MoPH website.

Qatar could avoid full lockdown due to investment in technology

Qatar could avoid full lockdown due to investment in technology

Investment in smart technologies and Internet of Things (IoT) platforms helped Qatar avoid a full lockdown during the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, a senior official at the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) said Wednesday

Ministry of Public Health publishes safety practices guide for food services

Ministry of Public Health publishes safety practices guide for food services

The Ministry of Public Health has issued Food Safety Practices Guide for Food Services, pursuant to the international best practices in the field of food safety and in line with the requirements of the relevant Gulf standards.

Galfar Al Misnad conducts awareness session on mental health and resilience

Galfar Al Misnad conducts awareness session on mental health and resilience

On the occasion of World Day for Safety and Health at Work, Galfar Al Misnad conducted a virtual awareness session on 'Mental Health & Resilience' with Occupational Health and Wellbeing consultant Dr Farah Ahmed, managing director and chief medical adviser of Noor Corporate Health.

MoPH marks World Day for Health and Safety at Work

MoPH marks World Day for Health and Safety at Work

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH), in line with its National Health Strategy (NHS) 2018-2022 and "Healthy and Safe Employees" priority population, organised a webinar recently to mark World Day for Health and Safety at Work.

Qatar celebrates World Immunization Week

Qatar celebrates World Immunization Week

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH), Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC), and Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) celebrate World Immunization Week.

Health card not needed for vaccination: MoPH

Health card not needed for vaccination: MoPH

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has announced that people in Qatar are temporarily no longer required to provide a health card in order to receive the Covid-19 vaccine.

1 out of 4 adults gets at least one dose of Covid-19 vaccine

1 out of 4 adults gets at least one dose of Covid-19 vaccine

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has announced that one out of four adults in the country has received at least one dose of the Covid-19 vaccine since the start of Qatar's National Covid-19 Vaccination Programme

MoPH organises events on development of Autism Spectrum Disorder Services

MoPH organises events on development of Autism Spectrum Disorder Services

The Ministry of Public Health organised several events and activities as part of the celebration of World Autism Day (ASD) in collaboration with Ministry of Education and Higher Education, Ministry of Administrative Development, Labour and Social Affairs, Hamad Medical Corporation

Newborn registration at Al Wakra Hospital suspended

Newborn registration at Al Wakra Hospital suspended

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has announced the suspension of work at the newborn registration office in Al Wakra Hospital as the hospital has been designated as a Covid-19 facility.

Minister visits National Health Lab project at Mesaimeer

Minister visits National Health Lab project at Mesaimeer

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) is undertaking a number of important projects that aim to improve healthcare services in the country, in line with the best international standards, HE the Minister of Public Health Dr Hanan Mohamed al-Kuwari Tuesday said.