Kuwait’s MoD transforms army camp into field hospital for coronavirus quarantine

KUWAIT The Ministry of Defense said Sunday it transformed its camp in Sabhan into a field hospital to be used as quarantine zone.

Kuwait Army’s Medical Services Authority also prepared the North Medical Complex in Al-Jahra area to be used for quarantine, the public relations department said in a statement.

The Authority forced a medical team jointly with the Ministry of Health to run the fully-equipped facilities, it said.

The authority also increased number of rooms to be used for critical cases and quarantine in Sheikh Al-Ahmad Armed Forces Hospital.

This is part of the army’s contributions to state’s efforts to address spread of coronavirus.

Source: Kuwait News Agency