Patients with emergency medical conditions should visit their nearest emergency department or call 999 for
an ambulance. Hamad Medical Corporation and a number of private sector hospitals have emergency
Which Hamad Medical Corporation hospitals have emergency departments?
• Hamad General Hospital
• Al Wakra Hospital
• Al Khor Hospital
• The Cuban Hospital
• Heart Hospital (for patients with
emergency heart conditions only)
• National Center for Cancer
Care and Research (for emergency
cases related to cancer only)
• Women’s Wellness and
Research Center (for women with
emergency gynecological and
obstetrics conditions only)
What type of conditions should I go to an emergency department with?
Emergency departments are designed to care for the patients with urgent medical conditions.
Patients presenting at an emergency department in Qatar are triaged on arrival to determine the
severity of their condition. This allows the emergency teams to prioritize those patients with the most
serious conditions and treat them first.