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Nursing Services

Nursing as a dynamic profession has been in the forefront of transforming healthcare.


The key attributes of the innovative the King Abdulaziz Hospital- Al Ahsa (KAH) nursing professionalism include nurses who demonstrate the requisite core competencies of providing patient-centered care, work in interdisciplinary teams, employ evidence based practice, apply quality improvement , utilize health care technology and informatics to manage the complexities and challenges of the 21st century health care system.

The underlying principles of KAH nursing professionalism include: professional accountability, autonomy and evidence based scope of practice.

Nursing Excellence is supported with five foundation pillars that are critical to the achievement of KAH nursing services:




  • Leadership

  • Clinical Practice

  • Clinical Management

  • Education & Training and Research



Department Capacity

KAH-Al Ahsa is a 270-In patient bed capacity tertiary care hospital, providing multidisciplinary care including primary, secondary and tertiary healthcare services to Ministry of National Guard Health Affairs (MNGHA) customers.

KAH is situated in a welcoming setting, from patient arrival to discharge, with an appealing façade and ample convenient parking. On arrival to KAH, a patient experience officer and welcoming patient escort is available to provide guidance and assistance.

The patient and family are our central focus. Nursing Services commit to optimal patient outcomes through the provision of high quality nursing care, competent professional and support staff and an environment that promotes and maintains individual staff and patient well-being and safety.

All departments and services as mentioned below are supported by expert specifically trained and competent nursing staff:

61 Out Patient Clinics that caters to several exclusive specialties

8 Operating Rooms fitted with state of the art equipment and diagnostic technologies including 12 recovery beds that allow patients to safely transition after surgery.

High end diagnostic services are available (i.e. Endoscopy, Urodynamic)

Dialysis service consists of a predialysis clinic where a multi-disciplinary team is available to assist patients with informed decisions throughout their patient and family journey, 12 hemodialysis slots provided over a 24 hour schedule and peritoneal dialysis.

The Emergency Room facility is secured with an ambulatory drive through screening booth that ensures early patient direction to the appropriate area of care.

A fully equipped 12 bedded Emergency Room caters to all age populations, further prepared for

  • Trauma and Resus : 3 beds

  • Critical Isolation/Procedure: 1 bed

A separate Respiratory Screening clinic ensures optimal infection prevention standards and protection, fast and early assessment that reduces waiting times for all visitors.

Scope of Services

The patient and family are our central focus. Nursing Services commit to optimal patient outcomes through the provision of high quality nursing care, competent professional and support staff and an environment that promotes and maintains individual staff and patient well-being and safety.

Nursing service play a pivotal role in all services provides .All departments within the MNGHA involved in clinical, administrative and support activities as follows but not limited to:
  • Medical Services and sub - departments (Anesthesiology, Cardiac Science, Surgery, Emergency Medicine, Home Health Care, Medical Coordination

The service provided is multidisciplinary.

The categories of staff working within nursing services

  • Associate Executive Director

  • Pain Specialist Staff Nurse II

  • Director, Clinical Nursing

  • Wound Care Nurse

  • Orthopedic Technician

  • Director, Nursing Education

  • Psychiatric Nurse

  • Patient Care Technicians

  • Nursing Shift Coordinators

  • Nurse Coordinators

  • CSSD Technicians

  • Nurse Managers Nursing Shift Coordinators

  • Administrative Assistants

  • Assistant Nurse Manager OR Scheduler

  • Unit Assistants

  • Manager Nursing Resource Systems

  • Nurse Educators OR Supply Coordinator

  • Manager Nursing Services Product & Equipment

  • Clinical Resource Nurses

  • Supervisor, Patient Escort

  • Manager, CSSD Midwives

  • Patient Escort

  • Patient Educators (Diabetic)

  • Staff Nurse I Runner

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Divisions

  • Medical/Surgical and oncology Care Unit

Mohammad Shahin

  • Peri-Operative Care

Martha Kekana

  • Critical And Ambulatory Care

Fouad Freijeh

  • Maternal And Child Health Care

Phares Banda

  • Nursing Education

Annalene Simmons

Clinical Programs

  • Nurse Residency

Allied health training

  • Nurse care assist program

Under development

  • Nurse specialist programs

Under development

Contact us

Email: Nuradm2@ngha.med.sa
Phone and Extensions: 38940 , 38937












Last Modified

11/25/2021 9:36 AM