QT-Online / Thursday, July 9, 2020 / Categories: Top News HMC’s Industrial Area Satellite Emergency Department launched Tribune News Network Doha The Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) on Thursday soft-launched the Industrial Area Satellite Emergency Department (IASED), marking an important milestone in urgent care in Qatar. This new centre will serve less severe medical cases in the community with an aim to manage more severe cases at tertiary care centre like the Hamad General Hospital. Importantly, it will also enable those living and working in the Industrial Area to access the care they need when they need it. The new center and its staff were visited today by HMC’s Chair of the System Wide Incident Command Center (SWICC) Committee Chair Dr Saad Al Kaabi. Plans are underway to open a similar center very soon in the Ras Laffan area. Previous Article PCR is standard test for COVID-19, says Qatar’s HMC Next Article People with Type 2 diabetes at risk of severe COVID-19 complications if infected: HMC Print 1819 Rate this article: 4.3 Please login or register to post comments.