The common Hospitals where we fly patients from the KSA to the different destination are as follows -
King Abdullah Medical City (KAMC) - Mecca
The estimated $1.4bn King Abdullah Medical City (KAMC) is the third referral specialist medical city in the country after King Fahd Medical City in Riyadh and King Fahd Specialist Hospital in Dammam. The area of the KAMC is 800,000m². The accommodation capacity of the five-story building is 1,500 beds, of which 500 have been allotted to the specialist referral hospital. Al Rajhi Holding Group, China State, Construction, El Seif and Saudi Binladin Group have all entered the prequalification stage. The scope of work includes a cardiac center (150 beds), a center for specialized surgery and organ transplantation (100 beds), and a center for cancer treatment and surgical oncology (200 beds). The project’s consultants are RTKL/Saudi Diyar Consultants
Medical Infrastructure in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Infrastructure and Medical care in the KSA have improved over the last many years.
One representative hospital is
The King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center (KFSH&RC) is a modern state-of-the-art 1000+ bed (inclusive of 170 day beds) academic medical facility located in Riyadh, the capital city of Saudi Arabia.
KFSH&RC is the national referral center for Oncology, Organ Transplantation, Cardiovascular Diseases, Neurosciences, and Genetic Diseases. A full range of tertiary, secondary and primary health care services are provided. The hospital's postgraduate education programs support both Residency and Fellowship training. The Research Centre focuses on basic and translational research primarily in cancer, cardiovascular diseases, transplant immunology, genetics, molecular diagnostics and proteomics.
In the Middle East, the KFSHRC has been a pioneer in kidney and bone marrow transplantation, oncology, IVF, and orthopedic and cardiovascular surgery.
The hospital performs over 2,000 open-hearts and 6,500 cardiac catheterizations per year. It offers chemotherapy, radiation therapy, and bone marrow transplant, treating over 2,800 new adult patients per year. Pediatric oncology/hematology patients are treated at a 40 bed, state-of-the-art facility, the King Fahad National Centre for Children's Cancer and Research that opened in 1997.
Some transplant statistics (varying years, depending on availability):
* heart transplants: 35 in 2017 (28 on adults and 7 on children)
* heart/lung transplant: 1 on 17-year-old (to date, as of June 2018)
* lung transplants: 100 on patients aged 13-65 (to date, as of Sep 2016)
* liver transplants: 131 liver transplants in 2016
* kidney transplants: 208 in 2017 (168 on adults, 40 on children between aged 2 and 17; 174 living donor, 34 deceased donor)
* pancreas transplants: 16 in 2017
* BMTs: 233 in 2015 (56% on adults, 44% on children)
* Stem Cell transplants: 310 in 2017 (180 on adults, 210 on children)
Housing for single women is on the hospital site, and for single men, is near the hospital.
Housing is located within walking distance of a large modern supermarket, two pharmacies, McDonald's, Domino's Pizza, Body Shop, Benetton, and other shopping opportunities.
Housing for families is located either on the hospital campus, or up to 20 minutes drive away.
The KFSHRC has a number of recreational facilities open to staff, including swimming pools, tennis courts, a bowling alley and amenities centre. In addition, the Employee Social Club & Recreation Services offer a number of recreational courses, exercise programs and trips and a variety of other benefits to the employees.
The new King Abdullah Centre for Cancer and Liver Diseases (KACCLD) opened in October 2017.
There is a real need for increased oncology services. The number of new cancer cases in Saudi Arabia has increased by more than 25% in the past 15 years, and is expected to rise considerably in the future. At 15% of the total number of cancers, breast cancer is the most common, followed by colorectal cancer at 10.4%.
And the new EMS Building opened in January 2018. It will ultimately have 100+ beds in three sections (adults, pediatrics, clinical decision/holding). As of June 2018, there are 53 beds open: 29 clinical decision/holding beds, 12 adult beds, 12 pediatric beds.
Nursing Staff: In June 2018, Nursing Recruitment reported that 27% of Nursing Staff are from the West (e.g., USA, Canada, Ireland, UK, New Zealand, Australia, etc.).
Medical Staff: Per statistics from August 2012, including Saudi Residents and Fellows, there are 703 medical staff, of whom 46% are expatriates (including 16% US/Canadian and 11% European) and 54% are Saudis.
Medical Departments & Subspecialties
Department of Anesthesiology: subspecialties in Cardiac; Transplant & Cancer; Obstetrics & Outlying; Pediatric; Orthopedic & Plastic; Neuro; Pain Management
Department of Critical Care Medicine: subspecialties in Adult ICU and PICU
Department of Dentistry: subspecialties in Endodontics, General, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, Orthodontics, Pediatric Dentistry, Periodontics, Prosthodontics
Department of Dermatology
Department of Emergency Medicine: subspecialties in Adult and Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Department of Family Medicine & Polyclinics
Department of Heart Center: subspecialties in Adult Cardiology, Cardiac Critical Care, Cardiac Surgery, and Pediatric Cardiology
Department of Medical Genetics
Department of Liver Transplantation & Hepatobiliary: subspecialties in Hepatobiliary-Pancreatic Surgery, Liver Transplant and Hepatobiliary-Pancreatic Surgery, Transplant Hepatology
Department of Medicine: subspecialties in Allergy/Immunology, Endocrinology, Gastroenterology, Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine, Nephrology, Pulmonary Medicine, Rheumatology
Department of Neurosciences: subspecialties in Clinical Neurophysiology, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Pediatric Neurology
Department of Mental Health: subspecialties in Adult and Pediatric Psychiatry
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology: subspecialties in Gynecologic Oncology, Perinatology, Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility
Department of Oncology: subspecialties in Adult Hematology and Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant, Hepatobiliary Surgery, Medical Oncology, Palliative Care Medicine, Radiation Oncology
Department of Orthopedic Surgery: subspecialties in Adult Orthopedic Surgery, Orthopedic Oncology, Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery, Hand Surgery
Department of Otolaryngology/Head & Neck Surgery: subspecialties in Head & Neck Surgery, and Otology & Communication Disorders
Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine: subspecialties in Anatomic, Assisted Reproductive Technology, Blood Bank & Transfusion Services, Clinical Biochemistry, Cytogenetics/Molecular Genetics, Hematopathology, Immunopathology, Microbiology, Specimen Collection & Processing, Toxicology & Bioanalysis
Department of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology: subspecialties in Hematology, Leukemia/Lymphoma, Solid Tumors, Stem Cell Transplantation
Department of Pediatrics: subspecialties in General Pediatrics, Neonatology, Pediatric Allergy/Immunology, Pediatric Critical Care, Pediatric Endocrinology/Diabetes, Pediatric Gastroenterology, Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Pediatric Nephrology, Pediatric Pulmonology, Pediatric Rheumatology
Department of Radiology: subspecialties in Abdominal, Interventional, Musculoskeletal, Neuroradiology, Nuclear Medicine, Pediatric Radiology, Thoracic/Chest
Department of Surgery: subspecialties in Breast & Endocrine, Colorectal, General & Minimally Invasive, Ophthalmology, Pediatric, Plastic, Thoracic, Vascular
Department of Urology: subspecialties in Adult and Pediatric Urology
Department of Organ Transplant Center
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