Dr. Sulaiman Al-Habib Medical Group (HMG) was honored at the third edition of the MEED Quality Awards for Projects 2013.It received an award for the implementation and operation of the University Medical Center of King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz Medical City.
It was the best medical project in Bahrain at the ceremony organized by Ernst & Young. Hisham Al-Habib, executive director of business development of HMG, received the award.
HMG is one of the symbols of health care in the field of design, development and operation of hospitals in the region. The group pays great importance to health projects in all Middle East countries.
The University Medical Center is the pilot project of the upcoming King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz Medical City in Manama, which is a gift to the Bahraini people from Saudi Arabia. The center operates in accordance international standards as an advanced research and study facility to serve the GCC community.
The building includes an operational radiography and digital imaging department, test laboratories and surgical facilities. Staff at the center includes members from the Faculty of Medicine at the local Arabian Gulf University, as well as medical experts from GCC countries and around the world.
The University Medical Center covers a total area of 8,000 square meters.