Makassed General Hospital was established in 1930 to provide the Lebanese community with quality health care services. It started as a modest two-storey building with 13 doctors and 10 nurses. During World War II, the hospital served as one of the Lebanese Ministry of Defense medical centers. In 1941, Makassed Association recovered the Hospital and resumed its operations in community service. In 1949, the hospital building was expanded to five floors and set on its course to become the general hospital it is today.
Between 1975 and 1990, MGH pursued its mission in meeting the increasing needs of the community and developed also into a major teaching hospital. The difficult years of the war in Lebanon did not restrain the Hospital from serving the community. On the contrary, the load increased markedly and the Hospital responded at the highest possible standards.
Today, MGH is a 200 patient-bed, full service teaching hospital located in a heavily populated area of Beirut. It is among the top medical facilities in Lebanon and is supported by more than 200 attending and resident physicians and 640 administrative staff.It serves nearly 100,000 inpatients and in excess of 50,000 outpatient visits per year. (click here)
Dar Al-Ajaza Al-Islamia Hospital eminated from (Rabitat Lijan Al-Ahyaa Al-Islamia) and its main objective duty & responsibility were to secure a (Shelter) to (House) the old-aged & the disabled in Beirut.Dar Al-Ajaza Al-Islamia Hospital is a charitable human institution offering common medical aid. It was established in 1952.The hospital accepts all patients without any preference to religion or identity.Dar Al-Ajaza Al-Islamia Hospital includes two different specializations within its structure: 1. Neuro-Psychiatric hospital for the treatment of mental and nervous disorders. 2. A home for the invalids, disabled and old-aged senile patients.
Despite the immense capacity of the hospital, it offers great services to common people. The hospital still has a shortage of place to meet the great demand which is exposed to. At present, there are 800 beds always permanently occupied by patients. This number is still short for the 2000 beds we are planning to accommodate. A matter which throws a bright light on the important human role of the hospital. (click here)
Saida University Governmental Hospital building consists of four floors: The ground floor includes the Office of Information (Reception), Admission Office, Waiting room (Lobby), Administrative Offices, Laboratory Department, Radiology Department, Lithotripsy Department, Emergency Department, Endoscope Unit, One Day Surgery (ODS), Stress test nerves and muscles Room and EEG-EMG Room. The first floor includes the Obstetrics, Pediatrics and Dialysis Departments. The second floor comprises of the Medical, Surgical, and Intensive Care Departments, Basement includes the Operation Room Department, Delivery Department, CSSD, and Service departments (kitchen - laundry - Maintenance) in addition to warehouses and Archives and Forensic Department. The Outpatient Department (OPD) is in the old building.
Notre Dame du Liban Hospital, University Medical Center, is one of the Largest and most advanced hospitals in Lebanon, located 20 Km north of Beirut at the bay of Jounieh , By the Mediterranean coast.Classified as a “Class A- Five stars “ medical facilties in 1996, and accredited by Australian Society and the Lebanese Ministry of Public Health, The hospital is a 140 bed , first class teaching hospital with state of the art medical services. Notre Dame du Liban University Hospital ‘s mission is to ensure ultimate client satisfaction by providing first class medical services, state of the art technology, and personalized care. (click here)
Rayak Hospital is a Lebanese stockholders company at Rayak,in the Bekaa Valley, owned by a group of specialized doctors, who aimed at creating a multidisciplinary health facility that meets the medical needs of the Region's population. The goals of the hospital evolved to ensure high quality diagnostic and hospitalization services and to provide a safe and healthy environment for all those dealing with the hospital.Plans were also made to insure continuous training for the professional staff working at the hospital and to provide opportunities for professional and individual upgrading for all. In addition , some health awareness and social activities were activated in the Bekaa region in collaboration with the Ministry of Public Health , and other medical institutions operating in Lebanon.The strategic plans of the hospital were gradually implemented by opening Cardiac care units, Heart Surgery , Cath –lab , Hemo dialysis, advanced Radiology, in which serious work was done to improve the work conditions and the quality of services provided. Currently, after the success of the hospital’s departmental projects , and the development in the diagnostic equipments , along with the increase in the number of beds to reach : 125 beds , all efforts that was exerted proved to be able to satisfy everyone dealing with the hospital. All this was achieved by placing the technological development and professional capacities at the service of the patients , while preserving their security and safety . The hospital’s march towards a healthier society where decent health care is available to all was fulfilled. (Click here)
Najjar Hospital was established in October 1981. In December 2004, the final stage of expansion and renovation had finished , in order to meet the healthcare needs and services required by the patients and community.Najjar Hospital is a private hospital. It consists of 61 beds for inpatients care and elaborate patient for all medical, surgical, paediatrics , obstetrics and gynaecology services. (Click here)
Bekaa Hospital, which was established in July 1997 by its owner and Chief Executive Officer Mr. Mohammad Karaawi, is a leading institution in the healthcare industry in Bekaa., The Hospital consists today of two buildings that contains more than 20 Departments. The First Building of five floors accommodates 116 beds. The Second building of four floors has a capacity of 38 beds.Bekaa Hospital Provides High Quality of medical and nursing care to its patients through highly skilled medical and paramedical human resources, High technology equipment and superior quality of medications and Para pharmaceutical Items. (Click here)
The healthcare in the army was reorganized under the operation of a medical brigade on 08/23/1983. As of 01/08/1998, the medical brigade was cancelled and the Military Healthcare was established. The accomplishments of the Military Healthcare: Providing healthcare and medical services for over 350 000 beneficiaries from soldiers, civil employees and their families. Upgrading the equipment of eye surgery in the surgical operations branch..... (Click here)