After successful projects in Trivandrum, India, Bahrain and Al Jubail, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the KIMS group launched its third GCC project as KIMS Qatar Medical Centre (KQMC) at Al Wakra, Qatar on 21st January 2008.
The function was attended by Mr. Mubarak Jassim Al-Khater, Chairman of KQMC and Mr. Rashid Bin Ali Al Khater, Ambassador of The State of Qatar at Singapore.
A partnership between Coastal Healthcare Management, Doha and KIMS Hospital Group, Trivandrum, India (a multispecialty hospital of 500 beds) KIMS Qatar Medical Centre (KQMC) aims to provide world class treatment and services to the people of Qatar at an affordable cost. KIMS is a 500 bed Multispecialty tertiary care centre at Trivandrum, India.
KQMC, a polyclinic, at present will start with Orthopedics, Gynecology and ENT. The initial medical team consists of Dr. Praveen Kumar Pande (Specialist – Orthopedic Surgery), Dr. Jyoti Pande (Specialist – Obstetrics & Gynecology) and Dr. Sajith Kumar V.I. (Specialist – ENT), all of whom have vast experience in providing medical care in India and various countries.
The paramedical services available initially are Audiology & Speech Therapy and Physiotherapy. In two months’ time, KQMC will have reputed doctors joining to support the departments of Pediatrics, Dentistry, Internal Medicine and Dermatology.
KQMC takes pride in providing modern healthcare through the state-of- the art equipment, and quality healthcare delivery. Soon a Clinical Laboratory, X-Ray and Pharmacy will also be commissioned in the same complex.
Tie-ups with major insurance companies are in the process as to enable cashless transactions for insurance card holders. KIMS have been accredited by Australian Council on Healthcare Standards International (ACHSI) both in India and Bahrain and has tied up with Quality Healthcare Australia (QHA) for assuring international quality standards for all its GCC ventures.
The management team of KQMC consists of Mubarak Jassim Al Khater as Chairman of KQMC, a reputed personality in Qatar, Dr. M.I Sahadulla, Chairman KIMS, Dr. M. A Mohamed, Managing Director KIMS GCC, Mr. P. Abdul Rasheed, a reputed businessman in GCC and Mr. Azeemuddin K. K. who represents Coastal Healthcare Management and is the Executive Director of KQMC.
Shortly KIMS group will expand its presence in Qatar by starting additional clinics and a multispecialty hospital.
KQMC with its motto of providing quality healthcare with “Care and Compassion”, aims to be the most preferred healthcare provider, for the people of Qatar.