The Health Ministry is coordinating with the Public Works Ministry to receive Jaber Al Ahamd hospital in South Surra within a few months, after which it will be equipped to become operational, Health Minister Dr Ali Al-Obaidi said.
Minister Obaidi said Jaber hospital is considered the largest hospital in the Middle East with a total of 1,168 beds. The hospital also has three helipads, a parking lot with a 5,000 car capacity in addition to 50 ambulances.
The hospital also has a protective shelter. The minister said the hospital is considered an integrated health center. It has five towers of patients rooms at a height of nine floors and each tower can be expanded in the future. He added that the hospital has eight entrances, 150 elevators, a catastrophe center which is considered the first of its kind in Kuwait in addition to a medical mall that is one kilometer long, containing various shops and resting areas for patients and visitors.
The Project Data :
|Client||Ministry of Health|
|Services||Architectural/Engineering Design and Construction Supervision|
KD 350 million
|Status||Near To Copmletion|
|Langdon Wilson International, USA and Gulf Consult
Arab Contractors & Kuwait Arab Contractors
Source : Arab Times/Gulf Consult
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