Al Rahba Hospital
Its Outpatient Department offers services in the following specialties: Dental, Dermatology,Diabetic Education, Dialysis, Dietetics, Ear, Nose and Throat, Endocrinology, General Surgery, Internal Medicine, Nephrology, Neurosurgery, Obstetrics/Gynecology, Ophthalmology, Oral/Maxillo-Facial, Orthopedics, Pediatrics, Physiotherapy, Vascular Surgery. In addition, the hospital offers special programs in the areas of Back Pain, Smoking Cessation and Travel Preparation. In 2009, Al Rahba began a Women’s Health Initiative, catering to the preventive care for women of all ages, especially related to breast and cervical cancers and osteoporosis. In 2010, new digital mammography x-ray and bone densitometry machines will be installed at the hospital to further support this campaign. Licensed for 163 beds, the hospital is currently operating 116 beds, and recently expanded its Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. In 2009, Al Rahba Hospital implemented state-of-art Cerner Health Information System to improve doctors' access to patient medical records.