Saudi Health Ministry launches awareness platform

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Updated 08 January 2020

Saudi Health Ministry launches awareness platform

  • More details about the platform are available at https://twitter.com/Livewell_MOH

RIYADH: The Saudi Ministry of Health has launched an official Twitter account to help raise awareness and provide information on health matters.
The platform, which offers advice and tips covering a range of health topics, is part of the ministry’s drive to promote healthy lifestyle choices and maintain the safety and health of all members of society.
More details about the platform are available at https://twitter.com/Livewell_MOH.
Last year, the ministry won the innovative team award for project management, as part of the Hamdan bin Mohammed Award for Innovation in Dubai.
The ministry team has established an institutional project management office, in accordance with internationally recognized best practices, designed to fit work requirements at the Ministry of Health.
This system is characterized by a strong base that enables the effective management and follow-up of projects and initiatives, linking 20 regional administrations in all regions of the Kingdom, with the main center in Riyadh. 

 


Saudi Arabia announces 22 more COVID-19 deaths

Updated 01 June 2020

Saudi Arabia announces 22 more COVID-19 deaths

  • The total number of confirmed cases in the Kingdom so far has reached 87,142
  • A total of 525 people have died from COVID-19 in Saudi Arabia

RIYADH: Saudi Arabia announced 22 new deaths from COVID-19 and 1,881 new cases of the disease on Monday. 
Of the new cases, 688 were recorded in Riyadh, 293 in Jeddah , and 290 in Dammam. 
The total number of confirmed cases in the Kingdom so far has reached 87,142. 
The health ministry also announced that 1,864 more patients had recovered from the coronavirus, bringing the total number of people who have recovered in the Kingdom to 64,306.
A total of 525 people have died from COVID-19 in Saudi Arabia.