Ref No.: ​ RYD-15-9601-103948 ​  ​ ​ ​ ​ ​
Date:​ (H) 16 Dhual Hijja 1436​
(G) 29-September-2015 ​
From: ​ Dr. Bandar Al Knawy, Chief Executive Officer, Ministry of National Guard - Health Affairs ​
Subject:​ Recommissioning Plan

Further to the recent closure of the King Abdulaziz Medical City - Riyadh due to MERS-CoV outbreak, and after comprehensive review through several meetings by MNGHA leadership,  I am pleased to share with you the re-commissioning plans and actions implemented to successfully re-open the clinical services on October 4, 2015.

  • Allocation of Surgical Tower as temporary Isolation Units 
  • Establishment of Corona Management Team (CMT)
    • Chaired by Dr. Adel Al Othman, Section Head, Adult Infectious Diseases
    • Department of Medicine
  • Establishment of Corona Preparedness and Response Team (CPRT)
    • Chaired by Dr. Thamer Al Anizi, Director, Hospital Epidemiology, IPC Program 
  • Initiation of MNGHA Infection Prevention and Control Training & Competency Program
  • Establishment of Call Center (Telephone Nos.: 011 - 8010000)
    • Chaired by Dr. Tariq Debassi, Director, ACC 
  • Establishment of Medicine Admission Unit at Riyadh Care System
    • Chaired by Dr. Hamdan Al Jahdali, Deputy Chairman, Department of Medicine 
  • Establishment of Bed Management Department
    • Chaired by Dr. Ali Al Khataami, Consultant Neurologist, Department of Medicine
  • Establishment of an overall organizational transformation and modernization plan
  • Comprehensive facilities upgrade in the ER, Wards and various locations at KAMC-Riyadh

 Thank you.

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20-Oct-2015 03:34 PM