About the Website
The Ministry of National Guard - Health Affairs (NGHA) portal has been developed to serve the needs of its audience; health professionals, medical students, NGHA employees, as well as health consumers within the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the Gulf and those of the general public interested in health matters. Its mission is to increase health awareness and promote positive health outcomes as well as offering reliable health information. Additionally, it serves as a point of support for health professionals' continuing education and community health resources.
Location and Funding
This site upholds the legal requirements set forth by the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia concerning disclosure of health related information.
The NGHA is funded by the government and it falls under the umbrella of the Saudi National Guard. No form of advertising is recruited or hosted by this site in an effort to support funding.
Information provided on NGHA web portal is neither intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice. You should not use the information on this web site or the information on links from this site to diagnose or treat a health problem or disease without consulting with a qualified healthcare provider.
Should a medical condition exist, please consult your family physician for medical advice. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health providers prior to starting any new treatment or with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition.
Links from these pages to external Web sites are provided as a service to visitors and do not constitute an endorsement by NGHA. Such links are not under the auspices of NGHA; therefore, it is not responsible for their content. Readers should use their discretion in applying any suggestions therein.
We strive to assure our web-site is accurate and timely, but we cannot guarantee the complete accuracy of the content at all times.
If you feel that any of the information here is in error or needs updating, please leave a comment or/and send an e-mail.
The Ministry of National Guard - Health Affairs respects your privacy and is committed to protecting it at all times. This online privacy statement explains how the NGHA collects, uses and safeguards information on its web-site. This Internet Privacy Statement applies only to information collected by the NGHA through its web-site.
Changes to the Internet Privacy Statement
As our organization, membership and benefits change from time to time, this Internet Privacy Statement is expected to change as well. We reserve the right to amend the Internet Privacy Statement at any time, for any reason. We will post a notice that this Internet Privacy Statement has been amended by revising the "Last updated" date at the top of this page. The NGHA regularly reviews its compliance with this Internet Privacy Statement. Please feel free to direct any questions or concerns regarding this Internet Privacy Statement or NGHA’s treatment of personal information by sending us an e-mail.
To update relevant information on the website, contact the Content Advisory Board.
Information owned by the Ministry of National Guard – Health Affairs and available on its online portals and official social media must not be reproduced, and users must comply with copyright and trademark law. Proprietary information (name and published web content or portions of it, including but not limited to medical articles, guides, and multimedia) must not be used without written permission from the owner.
If you believe your copyright property has been reproduced, kindly contact the Webmaster.
Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. Accordingly, and despite our efforts, NGHA cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us, or to or from our online products or services.
Linking to other Internet sites
You should be aware that other Internet sites that link to the NGHA site or to an NGHA e-mail may contain privacy provisions that differ from the provisions of this Internet Privacy Statement. To ensure your privacy is protected, we recommend that you review the privacy statements of other Internet sites you visit.