Sulaimani- Kurdistan- Iraq- April 14th, 2015: Today marks a year of operation for Faruk Medical City (FMC), which was built to offer the most up-to-date and quality health care to its patients in Iraq.
Faruk Medical City is Iraq’s largest and most advanced multi-super specialty hospital located in Sulaimani, Kurdistan Region of Iraq. Founded by eminent businessman and patriotic figure, Faruk Mustafa Rasool, the medical city has been envisioned with the aim of bringing to Iraq the highest standards of medical care along with future expansions to encompass clinical research, education and training.
Over the course of the last year, the FMC family has tirelessly and efficiently worked to best serve our patients. Throughout the initial opening phase, there were 53 clinics in different super specialties and recently four more clinics have been opened, including Diabetes Clinic, Sleep Laboratory, IVF and Checkup Clinic. fmc initiated a program called the Newborn Home Visit, which includes nurses visiting newborn babies and their mothers to check up the health of the mother and her newborn baby. (FMC) has proudly serviced 24,179 patients and the doctors have had 1260 surgical operations. Alongside the current 70 physicians, (FMC) has had doctors visiting from abroad mainly from Turkey, Germany, Denmark and United Kingdom.
(FMC) was a dream to be achieved. My vision was to build the most advanced hospital in Iraq. Our hard working, determination and will have contributed my dream to come true, Said (FMC) founder and chairman, Faruk Mustafa Rasool. (FMC) is a strategic national project that marks our vision to fill the gap seen in the health sector in Kurdistan and Iraq. We will make (FMC) a center for research and a platform for developing the medical and health reality in our country Added Rasool.
Faruk Medical City believes that good health comes with awareness and it has taken it upon itself to not only treat patients but also to create awareness and educate citizens with the hope of prevention. With the purpose of generating an understanding about health care, FMC and during the last year has hosted and sponsored many events including World Cancer Day, World Diabetes Day, Pre-School Hospital Friendly, and different Awareness Training.
Commenting on the occasion, Huseyin Goksel, (FMC) CEO stated: (FMC) will continue to provide health services on the highest level with our innovative technology and the most effective treatments for all our patients. Best Care is at Home, said Goksel.
Built on a 70,000 square meters land, Faruk Medical City is a unique architect hospital with over 510, employees including highly experienced physicians, qualified nurses and trained staff. The hospital is designed and equipped with the most advanced medical technologies and health care systems, matching the international standards, featuring 13 IT-managed operating theaters, 32 specialized clinics, 210 patient beds, 21 modern suites (including 3 presidential suites), and 120 fully equipped and comfortable single patient rooms.
FMC is part of Faruk Holding that owns vast experience in the field of private healthcare services.