HMC employees and patients come together for fun and cultural fiesta Dec 18, 2018 0 1703 12345 Tribune News NetworkDohaHamad Medical Corporation (HMC) joined the country in commemorating Qatar National Day with cultural and fun activities held across its network of hospitals and facilities.Minister of Public Health HE Dr Hanan Mohamed al Kuwari attended HMC’s National Day celebration activities, which saw participation from patients and their families, visitors and staff. The events were symbolic of Qatar’s history, heritage and traditions.Commenting on HMC’s activities, Dr Kuwari said, “Qatar National Day is an opportunity to reflect on how far we have come in terms of healthcare in Qatar. Our facilities and services continue to develop, improve and grow year on year and I am proud to see staff from across HMC who have all contributed to this growth paying tribute to our beloved nation.”Ali Abdulla al Khater, chief Communications Officer at HMC and Chair of the Ministry of Public Health’s Healthcare Communications Committee, said: “HMC’s celebrations highlighted the significance of this prominent day to members of the public, our staff and our patients. Everyone who attended one of HMC’s National Day celebrations had the opportunity to connect with one another and celebrate their collective pride in our country.” “This spirit is reflected by citizens and expatriates working across HMC who follow in the footsteps of our ancestors in building and developing our nation. They contribute to our beloved country’s success through their unwavering efforts to provide the best possible care to our patients and to ensure the health and wellbeing of our beloved nation,” Khater added.A wide range of recreational and cultural activities were organised for patients, families and staff across HMC to showcase Qatar’s rich traditions and history. Some hospitals displayed Qatari crafts and folklore, with others organising performances highlighting the various aspects of Qatari culture. Some facilities treated visitors and patients to a traditional café offering Qatari cuisine. There were also silent character performances, henna artists and traditional poetry recitals. Pages 1234567 RELATED ARTICLES Joint Special Forces Parachute Jumpers Team enters Guinness Book of Records Dec 18, 2018 0 602 QA passengers enjoy special menu, receive amenity kits Dec 18, 2018 0 450 Siege speeds up completion of plans: Nabit Dec 18, 2018 0 287 PHCC highlights Qatari values and heritage Tribune News Network Doha The Primary Health Care Corporation is holding a week-long celebration of Qatar National Day with staff, patients and visitors. PHCC has organised an array of cultural celebrations across the .. ‘QND signifies family, community cohesion’ QNA Doha Qatar National Day reaffirms progress in building approach, human development, societal cohesion and continuity on the path which enhances prosperity in a nation which is peaceful and resilient to threats, ..