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Successful “Beating Heart” Surgery Performed at Makassed on 3-month old infant

Jerusalem, 09/05/2018 – As part of its series of qualitative medical achievements, the pediatric cardiac surgical team at the Makassed Islamic Charitable Hospital led by Dr. Nizar Hijjeh, specialist in pediatric cardiothoracic surgery and head of the Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Department, has successfully completed an operation on a 3-month-old infant …

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Makassed Hospital Statement Condemns Israeli Raid on its Emergency Department

Jerusalem, 22/03/2018 – The administration of Makassed Islamic Charitable Hospital in Jerusalem issued a statement reporting that an Israeli police force had stormed the Hospital’s Emergency Department late on March 18, and arrested a 14-year-old patient. The administration condemned the raid, adding that the Israeli forces arrived at the hospital …

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Dr. Bassam Abu Libdeh Appointed New Makassed Hospital CEO

Jerusalem, 21/03/2018 – Makassed Islamic Charitable Society officially announced the appointment of Dr. Bassam Abu Libdeh as the new CEO of Makassed Islamic Charitable Hospital in East Jerusalem, succeeding Dr. Rafiq Husseini, who recently completed his administrative tasks at the Hospital. Dr. Ezzedine Hussein, Head of the Department of Internal …

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IMP*: Updating the Suppliers and Contractors Database

The Islamic Charity Makassed Organization Hospital works on updating the suppliers and contractors database, who are registered from either Jerusalem or the west bank in the field of Medical and non-Medical supplies and accessories. Hence, we call upon everybody concerned, to visit the new website dedicated for contractors and suppliers to apply for …

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Austrian Delegation Visits Makassed Society’s Al Aqsa Mosque Clinic

JERUSALEM, 4/12/2017 – A delegation from the Austrian Consulate General visited Makassed Islamic Charitable Society’s Al Aqsa Mosque Clinic, formerly known as the Austrian Clinic. The delegation toured Al Aqsa Mosque Clinic and examined the medical services provided to the residents and visitors of the old city of Jerusalem. Dr. …

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EJHN Holds Fundraising Charity Dinner to Support Uninsured Patients

 Ramallah – The East Jerusalem Hospital Network (EJHN), which includes Makassed Islamic Charitable Society Hospital, Augusta Victoria Hospital, St. Joseph Hospital, St. John Eye Hospital, Palestine Red Crescent Society Hospital and Princess Basma Rehabilitation Centre, held a fundraising charity dinner at the Millennium Hotel in Ramallah, under the patronage of …

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Makassed Hospital Awarded JCI Accreditation for Quality & Patient Safety

Jerusalem, 6/11/2017 – For the second time in three years, Makassed Islamic Charitable Society Hospital has been awarded a Joint Commission International (JCI) accreditation for quality and patient safety. The hospital had received its first accreditation in March 2014, an accomplishment which was considered a significant milestone for the Palestinian …

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Makassed Nurses Complete Critical Care Training at University Hospital of Wales

Jerusalem, 03/10/2017 – Makassed Hospital male nurses Ibrahim Helweh and Bader Ruwaidat recently finished their rotation training in the critical care units at the University Hospital of Wales in the United Kingdom. This training course, which lasted for one month from 20/08 until 20/09/2017, is considered part of the critical …

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The Aqsa Society & Islamic Relief Association for Ophans & Poor Provide Medical Supplies to Makassed Hospital in Jerusalem

Jerusalem, 25/09/2017 – Large quantities of medicine, emergency aid equipment and medical supplies were delivered to Makassed Hospital by the Aqsa Society and the Islamic Relief Association for Ophans & Poor (IRAOP), with the participation of a large delegation of the Islamic Movement from the occupied Palestinian territories of 1948. …

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Palestine Education for Employment and Makassed Hospital Graduate & Employ A New Group of Nurses

  Palestine Education for Employment (PEFE), in collaboration with Makassed Islamic Charitable Society Hospital, celebrated the graduation and employment of 40 newly graduated male and female nurses after having completed their specialized training in nursing, qualifying them for work in the Hospital. The training consisted of two components. The first …

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