The Ministry of Health announced that there are 20 dental centers that will operate during the Eid Al-Adha holiday, operating from 7:30 am to 9:00 pm, and five “night emergency” centers in various health regions. The ministry said in a press statement today, Friday, that there are 4 centers in the Capital Health District, which are Ali Thunayan Al-Ghanim (Al-Sulaibikhat), Hamad Al-Saqr (Al-Adailiya), Mirza Al-Ahqaqi (Al-Daiya) and Munira Al-Ayyar (Keifan). She added that there are 3 centers operating in the Hawally health area, including the Western Salmiya, Mahmoud Haji Haider, and Sabah Al-Salem health centers, and two centers in the Mubarak Al-Kabeer health district, which are Al-Salam health and the specialized Adan. She indicated that there are 4 centers in the Farwaniya Health District, which include Al-Osaimi, Al-Firdous Al-Janoubi, Al-Farwaniya Al-Gharbi, and Abdullah Al-Mubarak Health District, and three centers in the Al-Ahmadi Health District, which include Jaber Al-Ali, Fahaheel, and Sabah Al-Ahmad A. In its statement, the ministry mentioned that there are 4 centers in the Jahra health district, which include the Jahra Health Center “Al-Majma’”, Saad Al-Abdullah Center Block 2, Al-Qasr Center and the Southern Sulaibiya Center. The ministry said that the emergency clinics include the Amiri Specialized Dental Center, which operates around the clock, the Farwaniya Specialized Dental Center, Jaber Al-Ahmad Dental Specialized Center, Al-Adan Specialized Dental Center, and Al-Jahra Hospital, and they operate from 10 pm until 6 am.They pointed out that the working hours of the emergency clinics affiliated with the school programs for oral and dental health operate from eight in the morning until eight in the evening, and include the Hawalli school program in Salmiya and the Ahmadi school program in Fahaheel, and they receive children up to 15 years old.
With regard to the working hours of the Blood Transfusion Services Department, the Ministry stated that the blood bank in Jabriya receives donors from Tuesday to Sunday from seven in the morning until seven in the evening except for Friday from one in the afternoon until seven in the evening and is open to platelet donors from seven in the morning until three thirty in the afternoon . As for the cooperative center in Adan, the ministry said in its statement that it receives donors on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays only from seven in the morning until seven in the evening.