Expanded surgical ICU opens at HGH

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Expanded surgical ICU opens at HGH

In a huge lift to the medicinal services area in Qatar, Minister of Public Health HE Dr Hanan Mohamed al Kuwari on Tuesday formally introduced the extended Surgical Intensive Care Unit (SICU) at the Hamad General Hospital (HGH). 

The extended office will help diminish the trusting that patients will experience surgeries. There will be no wiping out of systems because of inaccessibility of beds. 

The best in class SICU offers a more elevated amount of consideration contrasted with a standard ICU, so patients who have had progressively complex medical procedures can get the most noteworthy standard of post-employable consideration from staff prepared in master post-careful consideration. 

The SICU additionally thinks about patients with perilous conditions just as seriously sick patients requiring incessant checking and potential intercession or ventilation. 


The introduction of the extended SICU marks the fruition of the careful administrations office, which was authoritatively opened in 2016 by Prime Minister and Minister of Interior HE Sheik Abdullah canister Nasser container Khalifa al Thani. 

The extended SICU will empower a more noteworthy number of patients to be thought about, including those experiencing crisis and elective medical procedure. 

Since its opening in 2016, the limit of the unit has nearly multiplied with the quantity of beds going up from 15 to 27. The SICU highlights an immediate connect to both the HGH Operating Theater Suites and the new Surgical Specialty Center. It has four disconnection rooms, including three negative weight rooms, and family lounge areas. 

In an announcement, Kuwari stated, "Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) is on an adventure to improve and grow careful, injury, and crisis administrations and limit in Qatar. The new careful administrations office at HGH has helped fulfill the developing need for amazing careful consideration in Qatar and guarantee that we remain in front of interest for these administrations. This latest development of our SICU will help accomplish this point so we can keep on giving the absolute best consideration to careful patients for a long time to come." 

HMC Acting Chief Medical Officer Dr Abdulla al Ansari stated, "The development of HGH's careful administrations is a piece of a driven arrangement to expand limit and improve the emergency clinic's careful capacities. The careful administrations office houses 20 best in class careful theaters, a 19-bed Trauma Intensive Care Unit, and cutting edge constant imaging through CT, MRI, Brain Lab, and Artis Zeego imaging innovation. It additionally includes a da Vinci Xi careful robot utilized for expert and general medical procedures." 

As per Medical Director Dr Yousef al Maslamani this office is in the careful complex. "With this opening, we mean to give sheltered, sympathetic consideration for all patients," he stated, including that this extension will help in expanding the bed limit. 

"The rooms are best of any emergency unit can find on the planet. The specialists are profoundly qualified. The rooms have negative strain to anticipate diseases going to the patient while there. 

Dr Maslamani further stated, "This will help in decreasing holding up time. Beforehand we would drop a portion of the patients if there was no ICU bed accessible." 

HMC Director of Operating Theaters and Senior Consultant and Head of Craniomaxillofacial Surgery Department Dr Moustafa al Khalil stated, "The 27 rooms will bolster addressing the requirements of medical procedure. With these 27 rooms, we will have zero retraction of cases because of accessibility of the escalated consideration beds. This is one more advance in the significant ventures in Hamad General Hospital and HMC in general."Facility will help decrease sitting tight time for patients