Salalah Heart Center Launched
Salalah Heart Center Launched3/5/2015
Ministry of Health celebrated today (Sunday) the launch of Salalah Heart Center in Dhofar Governorate with a total cost of 24 Million O.R including equipping and furnishing. The opening ceremony was under the patronage of H.E. Sayyid Mohammed Sultan Al Busaidi, State Minister and Dhofar Governor, with the attendance of H.E. Dr. Ahmed Mohammed Al Saidi, Minister of Health, and a number of high-rating officials.
Dr. Khalid Al Mashaikhi, Director General of Health Services at Dhofar Governorate, emphasized in his opening address the Sultanate’s continues progress in the field of healthcare. Regarding Salalah Heart Centre, Dr. Al Mashaikhi praised the efforts in equipping the center with the latest devices and medical equipment along with recruiting it qualitatively and quantitatively with the good medical workforce.
Later, H.E. Sayyid Mohammed Sultan Al Busaidi announced the Heart Center officially opened. His Excellency then toured the Center’s departments, clinics and wards, and listened with the attendees to a detailed-explanation of work mechanism.
Salalah Heart Center is one of the leading specialized Project at the level of Dhofar Governorate. It functions with 291 Medical, Technical, and administrative Staff and contains 56 beds for admissions. The center is a two-floor building located in an area of approximately 16444 square meter.