PHCC highlights the benefits of early screening ahead of World Cancer Day on February 4

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The Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC), through its ‘Screen for Life’ program, is urging the people of Qatar to undergo screening for breast and bowel cancer ahead of World Cancer Day on February 4. ‘Screen for Life’, conducted under Qatar’s National Cancer Program and in accordance with the country’s National Health Strategy 2011-2016, has had… Read more »

The Primary Health Care Corporation to inaugurate its third Breast and Bowel Screening Center in Qatar

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The Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC), the lead of the national Breast and Bowel Screening Program, ‘Screen for Life’, is to inaugurate its third screening facility this month, marking a significant milestone in expanding its cancer screening reach to Qatar’s wider community. The opening of the new dedicated screening suite within the Rawdat Al Khail… Read more »

“Screen For Life” Program Joins Global November Campaign to Raise Health Awareness Across Qatar

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The Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC), leader of the National Breast and Bowel Screening Program, ‘Screen for Life’, has joined the global November health awareness campaign (Movember), supporting its cancer screening efforts in Qatar. Following October’s Breast Cancer Awareness, PHCC will be focusing on the bowel cancer screening throughout the month of November targeting Qatar’s… Read more »

PHCC urges Qatar to continue battle for Cancer awareness by promoting early screening during Qatar Cancer Society Annual Conference

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The Primary Health Care Corporation has urged Qatar medical professionals to continue their efforts in spreading cancer screening awareness highlighting the importance of early screening during the Qatar Cancer Society (QCS) Annual Conference. Speaking at the two day conference held at the Doha Sheraton, Dr Shaikha Abu Shaikha, Cancer Program Manager at PHCC, noted that… Read more »

The Primary Health Care Corporation takes its Breast Cancer Awareness campaign to Qatar’s shoppers

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The Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) is leading a month long campaign across Qatar’s leading malls in recognition of the international Breast Cancer Awareness Month. As part of its goal to reach a wider audience and significantly increasing the level of knowledge and awareness among Qatari population about breast cancer, PHCC will install Activation Booths… Read more »

The Primary Health Care Corporation hosts four weeks of activities during Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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During October, the Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) is hosting a number of activities for Breast Cancer Awareness Month across key locations in Qatar aimed at further raising the profile of early screening and spreading knowledge about it. According to the Ministry of Public Health, among the top malignant primary sites of cancer in Qatar… Read more »

PHCC achieves healthcare breakthrough with launch of Qatar’s first Mobile Mammogram Screening Unit

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Doha, Qatar – 5 June, 2016: Under the Patronage of HE Dr. Hanan Mohammad Al-Kuwari, Minister of Public Health, Dr. Mariam Ali Abdulmalik, Managing Director of PHCC launched the first Mobile Mammogram Screening Unit in Qatar. With the launch of this Mobile Unit PHCC took a vital and significant leap forward in promoting Breast and… Read more »