Sultan Qaboos Hospital Heart Center Operates First Cardiac Catheterization
Sultan Qaboos Hospital Heart Center Operates First Cardiac Catheterization16/12/2014
H.E. Sayyid Mohammed bin Sultan al-Busaidi, Minister of State and Governor of Dhofar visited the new Heart Center at Sultan Qaboos Hospital-Salalah to view the work progress in the center, which operating its first Cardiac Catheterization.
H.E. Sayyid Mohammed was accompanied by H.E. Dr. Sultan bin Yarub al-Busaidi, Advisor of the Ministry of Health for Health Affairs, Head of the working team supervising the operating of the Heart Center and number of senior officials in the Ministry.
The Guest was briefed on the operation phases of the Center, as well as he visited the ICU and operation theaters and Cardiac Catheterization Ward. He also met patients who underwent the Cardiac Catheterization wishing them speedy recovery.
The Heart Center starts with eight Cardiac Catheterization operations, which was carried out by doctors from the Center in cooperation with doctors from the Royal Hospital.
It is worth mentioning that, the total area of the project reached 16444 sqm, while its cost amounted more than 24 million.