King Saud University Medical City

Founded in 1957, King Saud University is Saudi Arabia’s premier University, and one of the top tertiary institutions in the region. With a wide range of colleges, advanced research centers, and collaborations with distinguished researchers around the globe, King Saud University is equipping the nation’s future leaders.

In addition to scholarship and research, King Saud University provides health and social services to the entire Saudi community, as extending and expanding such services are an essential component of KSU’s comprehensive development plans.

Two hospitals which are part of the university network and train students from the College of Medicine are King Khalid University Hospital (KKUH) and King Abdul Aziz University Hospital (KAUH). KAUH and KKUH boast highly skilled specialists and internationally acclaimed specialists who offer services of the highest quality and expertise, and provide the Saudi community with a local alternative to treatment abroad.

The King Abdul-Aziz University Hospital (KAUH) is highly recognized, fully staffed and eminently-equipped health institution, comprising a highly qualified and experienced faculty of consultants, physicians, nursing staff, and personnel. KAUH has been serving the public for over 40 years. 

KAUH was the first educational hospital in Saudi Arabia and one of the university hospitals affiliated to college of medicine in King Saud University. KAUH combines a group of distinct medical qualifications such as consultants, physicians and technicians in many specialties with international expertise, in addition to, the developed modern technology in one of the finest hospitals in KSA.

Departments/Scope of Services:

  • Anesthesia
  • Clinical Laboratory
  • Communications/Operator
  • Diabetic center
  • Emergency Department:
    The Emergency Department is a Level one emergency treatment facility which is open 24 hours a day, seven (7) days a week, fully staffed with licensed physicians and nursing personnel at all times. The Emergency Department is staffed with registered nurses and licensed practical/vocational nurses, who are certified in ACLS, PALS and BCLS. All personnel, additionally, demonstrate competency in the performance of specialized ED skills.
  • ENT
  • Engineering
  • Imaging Services Department
  • Information Management Department
  • Medical Records/Health Information Management Department
  • Nursing Services
  • Nutritional Services
  • Ophthalmology
  • Pediatric Specialties
  • Pharmacy Department
  • Physical Therapy
  • Clinical Social Work Department

Hospital Vision:  

To be a leading medical school and health care provider that makes a major impact on health in Saudi Arabia and contributes significantly to the science and practice of medicine worldwide.

Future Development:

Considering the development witnessed in KAUH services and the increased numbers of patients and visitors, it has started the new expansion building in the western side of KAUH's buildings. It is 8 floors with clinical capacity estimated by 130-bed for admission in internal medicine, OBG/GYN Unit, surgery, diabetic center and Day Care Psychology Unit. The new building will have a center for all specialties of out-patient clinic. In addition to primary care clinics which will be expand to 24 clinics for men and women as well as a complete educational center with 300 person capacity plus a discussion room. It will also has an offices for doctors and administrators as well as clinical support services, support departments and other general services

  • Consultant - Cardiac AnesthesiaThe role holder is responsible for practicing and promoting the highest possible standards of patient care according to clinical privileges and available resources in the assigned specialty or department. Participates in the training and teaching program of King Saud University Medical City.Read MoreApply Now
  • Consultant - Pediatric Emergency Room (ER)The role holder is responsible for practicing and promoting the highest possible standards of patient care according to clinical privileges and available resources in the assigned specialty of department. Participates in the training and teaching program of King Saud University Medical City.Read MoreApply Now
  • Head Nurse - Ward 15B / OB & GYN (at KKUH)The role holder is responsible for being under the direction and leadership of the Service Manager responsible for the day-to-day management of the unit/department according to established policies, procedures and standards of nursing practice keeping within cultural and social principles of the kingdom.Read MoreApply Now
  • Head Nurse - Medical Outpatient Department (at KKUH)The role holder is responsible for being under the direction and leadership of the Service Manager responsible for the day-to-day management of the unit/department according to established policies, procedures and standards of nursing practice keeping within cultural and social principles of the kingdom.Read MoreApply Now
  • Head Nurse - OB Gyne Clinic (at KKUH)The role holder is responsible for being under the direction and leadership of the Service Manager responsible for the day-to-day management of the unit/department according to established policies, procedures and standards of nursing practice keeping within cultural and social principles of the kingdom.Read MoreApply Now
  • Head Nurse - Operating RoomThe role holder is responsible for being under the direction and leadership of the Service Manager responsible for the day-to-day management of the unit/department according to established policies, procedures and standards of nursing practice keeping within cultural and social principles of the kingdom.Read MoreApply Now
  • Nursing Service Manager - Dental University Hospital The role holder is responsible for the leadership and direction for all clinical services in the area of responsibility in order to facilitate attainment of the highest quality service performance. This will include working with nursing administration and chairman to identify suitable bench-marking opportunities for improved productivity, efficiency and clinical excellence to ensure the service delivers a high quality service to patients, visitors and staff, including management of healthcare standards and risk.Read MoreApply Now
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