Health Ministry announces Ramadan timings for SMC, health centres

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Manama, Apr. 23 (BNA): The Ministry of Health has announced the timings of the health centres and the Salmaniya Medical Complex (SMC) during the holy month of Ramadan, as follows:

 

-  The Northern Muharraq, Hamad Kanoo and Yousif Engineer health centres will be open 24 hours a day.

-  The Mohammed Jassim Kanoo Health Centre (Roundabout 17) will be open from 08:00 am to 11:00 pm seven days a week.

-  The remaining health centres will be open from 08:00 am to 07:00 pm every day, except for Fridays and Saturdays.

 

Regarding SMC, Outpatient clinics will be open from 08:00 am to 12:00 pm. Regarding the new consultations, the medical staff will call patients to agree on examination times. As for SMC’s extended clinics, they will be open from 02:15 pm to 05:00 pm.

 

Visiting times at SMC will be between 08:00 pm and 10:00 pm on Fridays, Saturdays, Mondays and Wednesdays.

 

Visits to patients at intensive care unit, cardiac wards and the burn unit will be from 8 pm until 9 pm.

 

Regarding the working hours of SMC’s pharmacies, the outpatient pharmacy, Al-Fateh pharmacy, and the hematology and oncology pharmacy will be open from 8 am to 13:30 pm in order to dispense new prescriptions and controlled prescriptions.

 

As for prescriptions for follow-up patients, they will be through the specified link for this service, which is available on the website www.Moh.gov.bh/eservice/pharmacy, where the medicines will be delivered to the patient within 48 hours from the time the application is received.

 

WHQ