PMBAH Celebrates Family Medicine Awareness Day
Prince Mohammed Bin Abdul Aziz Hospital – Al Madinah (PMBAH) celebrates 25 years of the joint program of Post graduate of Family Medicine on the Family Medicine International Day. Family Medicine Department and employee Health Clinic Department have organized this celebration with the participation of other departments. The celebration aims to recognize the achievements of Family Medicine science it has been established 25 years ago, in addition to rising the awareness level of the society about the huge role of Family Medicine in the structure of the health organization.
A group of health leaders specialized in Family Medicine from different health organizations in Al Madinah Al Munawwarah have attend and participates in the ceremony such as the Assistant Director of Public Health, Ministry of Health in Al Madinah Al Munawwarah, Director of the Joint Program of Post graduate of Family Medicine, Deputy Director of Armed Forces Dispensary, Director of the Community Medicine Program at Taibah University, Director of Homecare at MNG-HA, Al Madinah and Vice-Dean of the Faculty of Medicine, University of Taiba.
The celebration first day activities started with scientific program held at PMBAH Convention Centre. The program presented the history of Family Medicine Post graduate program followed by a speech delivered by Dr. Walid Al Yafi Executive Director, Medical Services, PMBAH, Al Madinah. The celebration was concluded by honoring the joint program of Post graduate of Family Medicine directors, Family Medicine Department, employee Health Clinic Department for their excellent evaluation in quality performance.
In the second day of the celebration, Family Medicine Department and employee Health Clinic Department held an awareness exhibition under the slogan “Dear Employee.. Check your health” which was under the auspices of Executive Director, Medical Services, PMBAH, Dr. Walid Al Yafi and Deputy Executive Director of Operations, PMBAH, Mr. Mansour Al Askar. Other several departments have participated in the exhibition such as Nursing Department, Social Service Department, Department of Primary Care Center, Clinical Nutrition Department, Social Club Department, the Department of Pharmaceutical Services and Physiotherapy Department. The exhibition presents awareness and health services that help the visitors to indicate their health situation.