Hospital Departments

Social Services

Social service is an on-going work and continuous part of treatment. We wish you a fast and healthy recovery.

About the Department of Social Service at Hussein Makki Juma Center

The social and psychological service started its work at the center in January 1977 and is still undertaking its humanitarian mission in a perfect manner, thanks to the personnel in the section who offer the services to patients in a professional manner, based on sound and organized scientific method in two fields (health-social).

What are the sources of transfer cases

The section accepts the cases transferred from:

  • The Hospital Management
  • Medical Staff
  • Nursing Staff
  • Service Applicant
  • Discovery of the case through the social worker

Social work staff performs their work through:

  • Social study of the social and psychological service applicant
  • Social diagnosis to identify the reasons leading to the problem
  • Treatment and developing the appropriate solutions

Most significant roles of the Medical Social Service in the KCCC:

  • Raising health awareness of patients and their families and offering psychological support to them.
  • Offering financial assistance to the needy patients after a full assessment.
  • Calling patients who stopped receiving treatment and understanding the reasons for the discontinuation.
  • Providing transportation to patients who come for treatment.
  • Providing tickets to patients who cannot afford to return to their country of origin.
  • Offering services in the patient’s line of work and saving his entitlements.
  • Providing artificial limbs, wheel chairs and crutches for patients who are unable to pay for such expenses.
  • Organizing cultural and entertainment programs to occupy in-house patients during their spare time.
  • Organizing cultural and entertainment programs to occupy in-house patients during their spare time.
  • Contributing to the social aspects of medical research carried out at KCCC and any other services related to social problems of patients and their families.

The department of Social Services aims to provide a social and family oriented environment for patients by benefiting from national and religious occasions and holidays.

We invite anyone who wishes to support the social work initiatives and patients either through social or monetary support to contact the Social Service Department of KCCC.

Phone exchange board: 24849100
Extensions: 5097-5092-5132