Badr al Samaa Group of Hospitals last week launched a state-of-the-art branch in Ma’abela, Muscat – its 13th in the sultanate.
Badr al Samaa Medical Centre, Ma’abela was virtually inaugurated by chief guest H E Sheikh NasarAmerShuwain al Hosni, Undersecretary, Ministry of Labour.
The ribbon cutting ceremony was performed by Dr Mazin bin Jawad al Khabouri, director general, Directorate of Private Health Establishments, Ministry of Health, who was the guest of honour.
In his welcome address, Abdul Latheef, managing director, said since the pandemic started everything has become challenging be it construction, manpower, operations, etc, but Badr al Samaa with its motivation, hard work and dedication made it possible to inaugurate two state-of-the-art medical centres and one flagship hospital within one year.
He said, “For us it is not the business but a social responsibility towards our nation, especially in the times when demand for quality healthcare is ever increasing.”
He added till now Badr al Samaa has vaccinated more than 50,000 people and “this is just the beginning”.
H E Sheikh Hosni congratulated Badr al Samaa for serving more and more people and reaching out to every part of Oman with quality healthcare.
He appreciated Badr al Samaa for providing more and more technical and administrative job opportunities for Omani nationals.
He said the medical centre in Ma’abelacan become a flagship centre for the Ministry of Health and the Ministry of Labour to work together in up-skilling clinical and non-clinical Omanis and prepare them for bigger opportunities. He was “glad to see the vision and passion of Badr al Samaa to contribute in a bigger way to meet the growing healthcare needs” of Oman.
Dr Khabouri in his speech said that he is glad to be the part of inauguration ceremony of this state-of-the-art medical centre. He appreciated the role of Badr al Samaa in providing the best quality healthcare in every part of the country and be shoulder-to- shoulder with government institutions to serve the people of this country. He acknowledged the guiding principles of Badr al Samaa Group of Hospitals: accessible, available and affordable private healthcare provider.
Dr P A Mohammed in his vote of thanks expressed his gratitude to the chief guest, guest of honour, dignitaries, management and staff of Badr al Samaa. HussainMehdi al Lawaty, branch head of Badr al Samaa Medical Centre compered the event.
The state-of-the-art facility will deliver healthcare services in the specialities like general medicine, internal medicine, cardiology, obstetrics &gynaecology, urology, paediatrics, dentistry, dermatology, ENT, orthopaedics, general surgery, etc. The centre will have facilities for COVID-19 vaccination and RT-PCR sample collection.