Emergency & Urgent Care

Emergency Numbers 

 

Education City Emergency (on-campus): 4454-0999 
Doha Emergency (off-campus): 999 
Qatar Foundation Primary Health Care: 4454-1240 
Student Affairs/Wellness on-call: 5503-9044

 

What is an emergency?

An emergency is an injury or illness or situation that is life threatening.

 

What is an urgency?

An urgency is a an acute injury or acute illness or situation that needs immediate professional assistance.

 

What should I do if I see someone in need for urgent or emergent care?

1. Call the person’s name to get her/his attention 
2. If the person is unconscious or does not respond to you immediately call the emergency: 999
3. If the person is conscious ask permission to help 
4. Get help from another person 
5. Assign tasks to other persons for calling emergency or getting more help 
6. Ask standby observers to leave space for the person and do not crowd the scene

 

What do I do if I have an emergency after business hours? 

If you feel you have an emergency, go to the closest emergency room. Here are the names and contact numbers for hospitals in Doha: 

Hamad Medical Corporation: 4439-4444 
Doha Clinic Hospital (private): 4438-4333 
American Hospital (private): 4442-1999 
Al Ahli Hospital (private): 4489-8000 

If you feel you have an emergency while on Education City Campus, after business hours, call Qatar Foundation Emergency at 4454-0999. If you are unable to reach this number or you are off campus, dial 999. It is recommended that you inform Student Affairs on-call staff at 5503-9044 for further assistance and guidance.

 

What do I do if I need urgent care? 

If you are in need for urgent care while on Education City Campus, call Qatar Foundation Emergency at 4454-0999. During business hours you may contact Qatar Foundation Primary Health Care at 4454-1240 for medical advice. If you are unable to reach these numbers or you are off campus dial 999. It is recommended that you inform Student Affairs on call staff at 5503-9044 for further follow up and assistance.