Alfardan Medical with Northwestern Medicine announces partnership agreement with GlobeMed Qatar

The partnership will provide GlobeMed's clients and their beneficiaries with access to high-quality, advanced, and innovative healthcare services available at AMNM

  
Alfardan Medical with Northwestern Medicine announces partnership agreement with GlobeMed Qatar

Doha, Qatar – Alfardan Medical with Northwestern Medicine (AMNM), Qatar’s state-of-the-art medical and day surgery center, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with GlobeMed Qatar, the leading Healthcare Benefits Management company in Qatar. As a Third Party Administrator (TPA), GlobeMed Qatar serves the portfolios of over 8 insurance companies in Qatar, offering their members access to a wide network of healthcare providers.

Through this partnership, beneficiaries of any of the insurance companies serviced by GlobeMed Qatar can now benefit from AMNM’s advanced, patient-centric healthcare and latest medical equipment. Reimagining the future of healthcare in Qatar and beyond, AMNM provides high-quality, multidisciplinary medical care, and patient service. 

AMNM’s world-class healthcare applies an American model of care, with a focus on advanced medicine practices, backed by a patient-centric approach, transparency, and teamwork that is evident in the services provided. The sophisticated healthcare services are powered by a multinational collective of specialized medical staff and professionals from leading markets, including a large contingent from the U.S. spanning across medical specialties including: Ear, Nose and Throat, Dentistry, Dermatology, Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, Plastic Surgery, Fertility Medicine & Gynecology, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Sleep Medicine and Executive Health.

Other AMNM medical specialties that will be introduced in the future include: Pediatrics, Psychiatry and Psychology.

Mr. Omar Hussain Alfardan, President and CEO of Alfardan Group (AFG), said: “Alfardan Group boasts over 65 years of legacy in delivering world-class premium experiences, with the guiding principles of quality, luxury and service excellence. Our partnership with GlobeMed will provide their members with access to the high-quality, advanced, and innovate healthcare services that are offered at AMNM. Having just recently opened in Lusail, we are steadily expanding the scope of our insurance coverage to ensure the high-caliber medical care available at AMNM is accessible to as many communities as possible”.

He added: “We are delighted that our mission to deliver advanced, patient-centric care with service excellence, continues to be recognized by strategic stakeholders in the medical industry who are partnering with us to continue to drive the quality of healthcare forward.” 

The introduction of AMNM in Qatar marks Alfardan Group’s first venture in the healthcare sector. Located in the heart of Lusail City, AMNM is the result of a significant international collaboration between Alfardan Group and U.S.-based Northwestern Medicine. AMNM’s facilities have been designed around the patient’s experience, adhering to international benchmarks and standards of medical infrastructure, architectural design, and services. The medical and day surgery center offers patients and their families an environment of privacy and comfort in a luxurious setting. 

Expressing his views about this strategic partnership, Dr. Samer Jaber, GlobeMed Regional Deputy General Manager said: “We are proud to partner with Alfardan Medical with Northwestern Medicine. By signing this MOU, we offer our clients’ insured members access to a prominent healthcare facility offering highly advanced and innovative healthcare services to serve all their healthcare needs.” 

Dr. Jaber further added, “GlobeMed Qatar is a member of GlobeMed Group the leading Healthcare Benefits Management Group in the Middle East with 30 years of experience and know-how in serving insurance companies and their insured members in 12 different markets in the MENA region and beyond. GlobeMed Qatar has established its leading position in the market by offering insured members exceptional customer experience and journey at every point of their service, giving them access to a wide network of healthcare providers. Through its patient-centric services and solutions, GlobeMed Qatar remains true to its promise of taking care of healthcare in Qatar.”

About Alfardan Medical with Northwestern Medicine

Alfardan Medical with Northwestern Medicine (AMNM) is a high-quality, patient-centric medical and day surgery center, based in Burj Alfardan, Lusail.

AMNM is an international partnership between Alfardan Group and Northwestern Medicine. Both entities share a strong vision and a set of guiding values that will power the establishment, execution, and operation of AMNM.

AMNM adopts an American patient-centric model, where the patient always comes first. The ambulatory care center houses advanced, innovative, and state-of-the-art, U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved medical equipment, as well as a multinational medical team with significant U.S. representation.

Specialties offered at AMNM include Ear, Nose and Throat, Dentistry, Dermatology, Gastroenterology, Internal Medicine, Ophthalmology, Orthopedics, Plastic Surgery, Reproductive Endocrinology/ Infertility, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Sleep Medicine and Executive Health.

Introducing new medical specialties to the region elevates Qatar’s position as a hub for premium medical services and medical tourism. AMNM patients will also benefit from Alfardan Group’s business offering, ranging across all sectors.

About GlobeMed Qatar

GlobeMed Qatar LLC is the leading Healthcare Benefits Management Company in Qatar, offering support to insurance and Takaful companies, with highly advanced tools and services, policy administration, providers’ network management, approvals & claims processing, as well as customer services. Also aware of the evolving needs in the pharmacy benefits management (PBM), it offers a PBM solution designed to improve the value of pharmacy benefits plans. Moreover, GlobeMed Qatar LLC provides innovative and comprehensive services to manage its clients’ complex needs, such as actuarial services and international health services.

Backed up by GlobeMed group’s 30 years of experience and know-how, GlobeMed Qatar LLC has all the human and technical skills required to offer its stakeholders state-of-the-art solutions and tailor-made services.

GlobeMed Qatar LLC is part of a network of 12 franchised companies spread across the Middle Eastern and African territories, in Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Qatar, UAE, Bahrain, Iraq, Jordan, Palestine, Egypt, Nigeria, and soon in Oman. The region’s fastest-growing group in the healthcare sector now offers international and cross-border services to over 23 million lives, through a network that exceeds 120,000 providers worldwide. 

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