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Over 12,000 Patients Served by Emergency and Outpatient Clinics of KFSH-Tabuk Last Month
12 October 2017
According to Tabuk Health Affairs, over the past month, King Fahad Specialist Hospital (KFSH)-Tabuk served more than 12,000 patients at emergency department and outpatient clinics (7,412 at emergency department and 5,110 at outpatient clinics), and conducted over 200 surgeries, in addition to 177 birth cases.
Inaugurated last year with a 500-bed capacity, KFSH is one of the most important medical edifices at King Abdullah Medical Complex-Tabuk. KFSH is a state-of-the-art hospital equipped with cutting-edge technologies and medical appliances. Also, it is enhanced with qualified medical, technical and administrative staff. The hospital features modern medical departments, such as cardiac and endoscopy unit, obesity control unit and ophthalmology department, as well as other medical departments.
It is worth mentioning that the Ministry of Health (MOH) is currently implementing MOH's Performance Program, which covers 70 main hospitals and aims to boost productivity, performance quality and efficiency of health services in hospitals. The program features over 40 indicators to measure the performance of seven key therapeutic aspects, including emergency, clinics, surgeries, hospitalization, ICU, radiology and labs. The program also aims to develop the skills of health professionals to use the indicators and to identify performance improvement potentials, in compliance with patient safety and quality standards.

Last Update : 17 October 2017 10:06 AM
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