The Ministry of Health announced the inauguration of medical wards in Hall 8 of the Kuwait Field Hospital in the exhibition grounds in Mishref to increase the bed capacity and create a private residence for the medical staff.
The Ministry of Engineering Affairs and Projects Sector said in an awareness video that Hall 8 includes 4 medical wards containing 341 medical beds and 32 resuscitation beds, in addition to a private housing for medical staff adjacent to Hall 8 consisting of 60 cabins with a capacity of 120 people.
The Engineering Affairs and Projects Sector confirmed that the establishment of medical wings was commissioned by the Council of Ministers and in cooperation between the Ministry of Health and the Kuwait Petroleum Corporation. He added that coordination meetings between the Ministry of Health and the companies affiliated with the Kuwait Petroleum Corporation to implement this project.
The Ministry of Health thanked the Kuwait Oil Company and the Kuwait Integrated Petroleum Industries Company.