May 1st, 2012 – HIA Students’ Visit
Emphasizing the hospital’s vision of the younger generation as a vital element in shaping Kuwait’s future, New Mowasat Hospital hosted a visit of 3rd year Health Information Administration students from Kuwait University, Faculty of Allied Health Sciences. Ms. Fawziya Al Mansouri, Manager of the Medical Records Department, Mr. Pierre Aoun, Customer and Support Services Manager, and Mr. Yasser Tarabay guided the field trip of 15 students to observe and experience real-world applications of HIA practices in New Mowasat as an internationally accredited healthcare facility
April 23rd, 2012 - “A New Era in Psoriasis” lecture
As part of its public awareness lectures series, the hospital organized an educational lecture to address the advanced treatment methods of “Psoriasis” on the 23rd of April to raise health awareness in the society, the lecture was organized in association with “ABBOTT” Pharmaceuticals. The lecture was presented by Dr. Hisham Al Khatib – Consultant Dermatology and Venereology – under the title “A New Era Psoriasis” whereas advanced technologies used in the medical field of Dermatology was highlighted in general and those related to “Psoriasis” in particular; in regards of innovative methods of diagnosis and treatment.
March 21st , 2012 – A flower for every mother
Following its annual tradition, New Mowasat celebrated Mother’s day which falls in early spring of each year on March 21 by presenting a flower for each mother as a gift of appreciation and as a belief in the role of mothers as the main pillars of the society
On March 13, 2010, Dr. Nahed Hammadieh, a Reproductive Medicine Specialist and Obstetrics and Gynecology Consultant at New Mowasat Hospital, will be giving a lecture to the public on the repeated failures of IVF and its treatment. His lecture will also cover industry updates regarding IVF, diagnosis and treatment of reproductive immunology, and New Mowasat Hospital’s own experience in managing IVF cases.
Raising health awareness, the New Mowasat Hospital hosted the “Stay healthy… While fasting” Ramadan health Forum on August 29th, 2010. The title well represented the theme of the forum
|which covered controversial health issues that occur while fasting especially to those with diabetic or urological problems as well as pregnant women. |
World Kidney Day, March 2011
March 11, 2011 marked the celebration of world kidney day worldwide. New mowasat hospital celebrated this special day by conducting two awareness lectures that stressed kidney and its functions, instructions to reduce the impact of kidney disease, and the latest treatment achieved in the field.
World Asthma Day May 2011
In a move that reaffirms its role as a key player and a leading developer in medical care industry, new mowasat, together with AstraZeneca Company, celebrated World Asthma Day by offering a free lung functions test to the public on the 3rd and 4th of May,2011.
New Mowasat Hospital has dedicated an entire day’s worth of activities and lectures for the public and specialized calibers which include: Women & Child Health Day, Asthma Awareness Day, Obesity & Diabetic Day, and Prostate Wellness Day. Other activities geared at educating the public and medical professionals alike include lectures, fairs, and exhibitions.
Below are some of the activities NMH hosts on a continual basis:
• Back to School Program:
This program represents a vital part of New Mowasat Hospital community awareness initiative directed mainly to school students. This program involves periodic visits by the hospital's physicians to different schools of Kuwait having a full healthy activity at the school all the day long.
• Health Awareness Programs:
The Health Awareness program involves many activities directed towards enriching the community health awareness about topics of interest and concern. The program incorporates the organization of : Awareness Lectures, Health Fairs, and Open Days.
• Breast Wellness Campaign:
The Importance of Early Diagnosis of Breast Cancer:-
The objective of this activity aims at creating substantial health awareness among women in the Kuwaiti community about the importance of early detection in breast cancer and the proper case management tips.
Commemorated around the globe as “Breast Cancer Awareness” month, the Breast Wellness Awareness Day is organized annually during the month of October. This valuable awareness activity is attracting a large portion of interested women among all age groups who all wants to know more about this world wide concern. Each year the event provides the audience with the latest information, findings, and solutions tailored for their needs and important for enriching self – health awareness knowledge.
• Kids Events:
Appreciating how valuable they are, the New Mowasat Hospital supports children’s awareness as it does for adults’, therefore the hospital has devised a series of activities which involve children and educate them about healthy habits and other health related knowledge topics all within a atmosphere full of fun and joy. Events like The Kids Days are organized monthly, while other events like the Gergean Festival are organized on an annual basis.