On behalf of Al Salam International Hospital staff and physicians, we would like to welcome you and share with you our total commitment in providing exceptional, safe and compassionate patient care service to all our patients and their families.
Your comments, suggestions, queries, and feedback are always welcome and extremely valuable to us. It will help us to meet all your healthcare needs.
Dr. Ayman S. AL Mutawa – Chief Executive Officer
According to the safety standards applied at Al-Salam International Hospital, the use of electrical devices that the patient brings with him outside the hospital is strictly prohibited. Patients are allowed to use only electric devices that run on batteries. And all patient rooms contain safety instructions to be followed in case of emergency.
Nurse call bell
The patient can call the in- charge nurse by pressing an call bell that has been installed next to each bed in all patient rooms, and there is also a rope connected to a similar bell in the bathroom of each room to call the nurse when the patient needs an assistance while he is in the bathroom.
Emergency Safety Instructions
The patient should identify the emergency exits through a depicted direction maps, which is fixed in all the hallways of the hospital and patient rooms, The hospital periodically runs safety checks with mock emergency exercises. In the event that you hear the alarm bell announcing the emergency, stay in your room and keep your calm and wait for instructions from the hospital staff, as the hospital staff are trained to protect patients in various emergencies situation
In the event of a fire, please follow the instructions of the hospital staff. Stay calm and if you are asked to leave the area, go to the nearest fire emergency exit and go to the emergency assembly point to which you will be directed. If you are unable to move, hospital staff will provide you with transportation to the assembly area outside the hospital.
In case of fire, the elevator is not used. Use the closest stairs to your room.
Due to the fire risks associated with the use of incense and candles, the use of any of them in patient rooms is strictly prohibited. Remember that the atmosphere in patient rooms is saturated with oxygen and sensitive medical devices, so any flame in the room may cause an explosion.
Regulations for patients' attendants
Based on the recommendations of the attending physician, one attendant is allowed to stay and overnight with you to assist you while you are in the hospital, and the attendants are not allowed to enter the critical / intensive care units at the times specified by the hospital administration only.
SIH IN 1964
Al-Salam International Hospital was originally established in 1964, as a small ten bedded Maternity Hospital, staffed by one OBS/GYN Doctor and five nurses.
Since then, the hospital kept growing both in size and number of staff, building on its reputation as a leading private hospital in Kuwait. In May 1992, the hospital widened its scope of services and became a full-fledged secondary care General Hospital.
In January 2001, an ambitious expansion program lead to the commencement of the construction of the new facility, which was commissioned on April 16th, 2006.
Today, Al-Salam International Hospital is a 184 bedded hospital, providing Obstetric Gynecology, Surgical, Medical, Pediatric and Critical Care Services. As a commitment to its logo statement “Trust” and utilizing the Accreditation Canada Performance Improvement Standards as a mean of fulfilling the organizational mission and vision, SIH ensures the acquisition of state-of-art technology, recruitment of highly qualified and trained clinical and non-clinical workforce, provision of continuing education programs and keeping abreast with evidence-based practices.
Metabolic of Bariatric Surgery Certificate
Super Brand Certificate 2019
Best Hospital Design Award 2013
The Quality and Risk Management Department is committed to continuously improving the overall processes adopted by the hospital. We provide a comprehensive and holistic perspective to the elements of quality and patient safety.
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Al Salam International Hospital, the leading health care institution in Kuwait is pleased to present a summary of its social responsibility activities. We at Al Salam realize that our success and achievements are results of actively serving all categories of the community.
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