Hospitals in Saudi Arabia

National Guard Health Affairs – NGHA

National Guard Health Affairs (NGHA) is a large health organisation providing modern medical care to National Guard employees and their dependents, as well as to Saudi Nationals with tertiary health problems. Under the umbrella of NGHA , there are four hospitals and sixty primary and secondary health centers around the Kingdom.

The four hospitals have expanded over the last few years to become major medical cities; namely King Abdulaziz Medical City (KAMC) in Riyadh, King Abdulaziz Medical City (KAMC) in Jeddah, King Abdulaziz Medical City (KAMC) in Dammam (properly known as the Imam AbdulRahman Al-Faisal Hospital) and King Abdulaziz Medical City (KAMC) in Al Ahsa.

The four medical cities provide an extremely high standard of medical services including international Paediatric Surgery, Open-Heart Surgery, Oncology Center, Organ Transplantation, Laparascopic Surgery, Trauma Surgery, and many high-calibre tertiary and quaternary medical specialties. A recent project completion sees a new, 3,200-square-metre E.R unit including a trauma section, an adult clinic, a paediatric clinic, and an Obs/Gynae clinic.

Employee accommodations are adjacent to the hospital and are equipped with excellent recreational facilities, including an Olympic-sized swimming pool, tennis courts, movie theatre, gymnasium, and weight rooms.

Al-Hada Armed Forces Hospital – Taif

Al-Hada Hospital, opened in 1980, is a modern, acute care facility with 368 beds located ten miles Northwest of Taif. Extensive medical and nursing services are offered including open-heart surgery and kidney transplant. The hospital provides the latest state of the art care in the renal medicine (dialysis), burn care, general intensive care and coronary care, obstetrics & gynaecology, neonatal intensive care, paediatrics; orthopaedics and various medical and surgical specialities.
The medical staff includes over 160 physicians, the majority of which are western educated and board certified with a resident staff of 25.
The nursing staff employs about 140 western nurses and an additional staff (about 250) of RNS, LPNs and aids under the direction of a strong nursing administrative staff. Ancillary services include comprehensive laboratory therapy, physical therapy and pharmacy.

Dallah Hospital & Western Region – Al-Kharafi

Dallah Hospital, a member of Dallah A1 Baraka Group, is the most specialised Medical Centre that Dallah Health Care provide. It has been established since 1987 with 220 beds in A1 Nakheel Quarter / North of Riyadh with an area over 40,660m2.

The hospital is easily accessible by virtue of its closeness to the circular free way and the King Fahad high way. It is also very convenient for patients transferred from outside of the city or the Kingdom, as it is only 20 minutes drive from King Khalid International Airport. The hospital has been equipped in accordance with the highest international standards with regards to building specifications and safety procedures.

Dallah hospital has acquired an excellent reputation as one of the best private hospitals in the Kingdom due to the high medical standards available in bath diagnosis and treatment fields in addition, to the highly qualified and experienced staff. The hospital is also particularly proud of its competent group of consultants and specialists holding, American and European credentials, who have world wide experience through their work in different international medical centres. More than 75 physicians in various specialties provide optimum care to the patients.

Dallah Hospital has been keen on providing distinctive services in various medical fields by constantly updating its technical facility and selecting the most experienced medical staff.  In its efforts to directly acquire the most updated medical practices, Dallah Hospital has conducted cooperative agreements with reputable Medical centres in the United States of America.

The Dallah Diabetes Centre and most recently the Dallah Cardiac Centre were established in direct cooperation with Deaconess Hospital, one of the largest educational hospitals affiliated with Harvard Medical School,
Other agreements were conducted also with California University Medical Centre, Los Angeles and LomaLinda University, California.

King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Centre in Jeddah (KFSHRC)

King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center in Jeddah (KFSHRC, commenced providing medical services to Jeddah city and to the Western Region of Kingdom in March 2000. It is a 200 bed hospital equipped with the most modern medical equipment and medical technology available at present time.
KFSHRC recruits many of there medical, nursing and paramedical staff from North America and Western European countries.

The hospital is accredited by (JCI) Joint Commission International.
KFSHRC is located on the coastal city of Jeddah on the Red Sea.
City of Jeddah is a cosmopolitan city and it is the second largest city in Kingdom .

King Fahed Medical City (KFMC)

King Fahed Medical City is located in Riyadh
The City is considered one of the largest health care facilities in the region and houses state of the art modern facilities in the following hospitals:

Peadiatric Hospital:  246 beds capacity
Maternity Hospital: 236   beds capacity
General Hospital :  460 beds capacity
Rehabilitation Hospital: 150 beds capacity
Security Forces Hospital (SFH)

Security Forces Hospital (SFH) is one of the leading Health Care Providers in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Founded back in 1984 with the primary focus to provide health care services to the employees of the Ministry of Interior. Its mission is to provide high quality health care service to all employees of the Ministry of Interior while promoting health care education, research, and the development of Saudi health care manpower, and optimizing the use of available resources.
Security Forces Hospital with its advanced facilities, medical, clinical, and ancillary systems, including primary care clinics, specialty care clinics, and 500 beds inpatient facility combined with an integrated surgical facility and highly trained medical and other staff with various specialties are the key ingredient to the delivery of high quality patient care provided by the Security Forces Hospital Program.

Al Hammadi Hospital

Al Hammadi Hospital, in Riyadh (Capital of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia) is a high Medical center offering distinguished medical services in all medical specialisation fields. Since its foundation (on Area 35,000 ) and its opening in April 1985 Al Hammadi Hospital has been offering highly distinguished medical and therapeutic services, 24 hours a day (Medical services around- the-clock), And highly qualified Cadre covering all departments: – outstanding team of consultants and Specialists, Nurses and Technicians.

Due to the fact that the Hospital covers all branches of medicine; medical and therapeutic Services in more than 24 medical specialisation fields are offered in a unique way.

Patients are received daily (around-the- clock) in the following departments:

General Surgery – Vascular Surgery – Chest Surgery – Orthopedic and Traumatic Surgery – NeuroSurgery – UroSurgery – Obstetric Gynecological – Maxillofacial Surgery – Orthodontics – Dental Surgery – Plastic Surgery – E.N.T – Surgery – Also General Internal Medicine – Endocrinology – Cardiology-Psychiatry – Nephrology – Peadiatrics – Neonatology – Skin Care – Dermatology and Venerology.

Al Hammadi Hospital has also the most advanced therapeutic units equipped with the latest modern technology including:

Lithotripsy (kidney stones -gallstones by shock waves – laser of ureter stones).
Laser unit for ophthalmology – Laser unit for dermatology – Cardiac intensive care unit – Permanent & temporary pacemaker implantation – Surgical intensive care unit – Paediatric intensive care unit – Neonatel intensive care unit – Haemodialysis unit
Electroencephalogram ( EEG ) unit – Portable Electrocardiogram unit – Coloured echo Doppler unit – Cardiac scientigrophy unit – Fluorescent Electrocardiogram unit and Exertion Electrocardiogram unit.

Al Hammadi Hospital also has the latest technology fully equipped In-Vitro Fertilization (IVF) department, Intra Cytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI), plus facilities in micromanipulation techniques.


5 Responses to “Hospitals in Saudi Arabia”

  1. rence0905 Says:

    ok po ba ang dar al shefa hospital? araho lang po ba ang al shefa hospital at dar al shefa hospital? thanks po sa mga sasagot.^_^

  2. rence0905 Says:

    Maraming salamat po misslittlenurse…^_^

  3. tin Says:

    hi mam!

    maginquire lang ako..i need help po..

    i applied for kamc riyadh but i was hired in al ahsa.. ok naman po ba duon? pwede po kaya lumipat ng riyadh?

    also i was lined up for interview sa prince sultan cardiac center, riyadh.. anu po kaya ang mas magandang piliin?

    You’ll be a big help po..thank you!

    • misslittlenurse Says:

      It’s all up to you. they are all under government kaya its the same lang when it comes to salary at mga laws nila. But nagkakaiba sila sa bed capacity, sa cases na hina handle at ang increase it depends kung sino ang director ng hospital. Do some research and then compare it and decide…

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