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PM inaugurates cardiac unit at Al-Bashir hospital

Bashir hospital
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AMMAN— Prime Minister Bisher Al-Khasawneh on Sunday inaugurated a cardiac catheterization unit at the Specialized Surgery Hospital at the Al-Bashir Hospital complex, according to Al-Ghad daily. اضافة اعلان

The Specialized Surgery Hospital was opened early in July but the unit was planned to become operational three months later.

Earlier in July, the premier ordered stakeholders to speed up the process and ensure that the unit began operations within a 45-day period.

So far, some six cardiac catheterization surgeries have been conducted at the hospital.

For his part, Health Minister Firas Al-Hawari said that the Specialized Surgery Hospital is a state-of-the-art JD7.5 million clinic, specializing in thoracic vascular, catheter, and heart surgery, and that it will also serve as a referral hospital and a training facility for cardiologists and cardiovascular surgeons.

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