The Department of Child Health has grown in terms of patient services at every level in the past one year. The Department handles one third of all hospital admissions and one fourth of all A&E patient visits. The Department caters to all specialty patients including Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Neurology, Nephrology, Immunology & Allergy, Genetic and Metabolic Diseases, Rheumatology, Endocrinology, Gastro-enterology, Respiratory Diseases and Cardiology.
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Long And Short Services
Services » Non Clinical
Teach admitted children how to use computers, and encourage them to read.
Select volunteers to help teaching admitted children to participate in art activities.
Coordinate with shcools to ensure continutatoin of admitted children study
Art of Living courses are also being organized by the Department on a regular basis with help of the Art of Living Foundation, Muscat.
Weekly visits to the Orphanage at Al-Khuwair (Ministry of Social Affairs) by the Paediatric team provides all inmates full medical care.
Monthly visits to the Centre for Special Education, Muscat by the Paediatric team provides all inmates, full medical care.
Collect donation for the children in cooperation with SQUH adminsitration by carrying out different activities in the departmetn. These donations are used to provide essential health equipments for sick children like asthma, diabetes, sputum section. Thalasemia equipments and wheelchairs..ect.
Make adn sale poetry books consist of children drawings and poetry done by children suffering from conacer and use the benefits for their welfare.
Media briefing regarding many Child Health problems by different members of the Department.
Scientific publications in peer reviewed Journals, Periodicals and local research newsletters.