King Saud University Medical City

King Saud University Medical City (KSUMC) is a tertiary care academic medical center with decades of experience in multi-facility and multi-disciplinary administration. The world-class health care complex includes more than 1,300 full-time physicians, 853 residents & fellows and approximately 2,072 allied health personnel who collectively provide care to more than 1,229,628 outpatients, admit 45,966 patients and perform around 14,231 procedures every year.

The medical city's physicians comprise of renowned experts in various clinical disciplines, who are complemented by a competent team of allied health, administrative and support service staff. The medical city aims to transform integrated healthcare management through the collective promotion of education & training, care provision and research on all fronts. 

Hospital and Centers under the KSU Medical City complex are:

  • King Khalid University Hospital
  • King Abdul-Aziz University Hospital
  • Dental Hospital
  • University Diabetes Center
  • King Fahad Cardiac Center
  • Prince Naif Bin AbdulAziz Health Research Center
  • University Oncology Center
  • King Abdullah Ear Specialists
  • Clinical Skills and Simulation Center
  • Family Medicine Center

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.

  • Case Manager The role is responsible for performing utilization review based on clinical guidelines and structured processes. Evaluates care episodes for necessity, appropriateness, level of care and timeliness of admissions and discharges. Assesses plans, implements, coordinates, monitors and evaluates options to meet the individuals health needs through communication and available resources to provide the right healthcare at the right time in the right setting, and utilizing the right amount of services to ensure the best outcomes.Read MoreApply Now
  • Consultant - DentistryThe 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 - DiabetesThe 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 - Intensive Care Unit / ICUThe 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
  • Echocardiography Technician (Pediatric Unit)The role holder is responsible for performing echocardiographic procedures and provide basic interpretation in the pediatrics unitRead 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
  • Laboratory Supervisor (Chemistry)The role holder is responsible for directing and coordinating technical activities, tests and determinations related to the operation of a clinical laboratory department or number of units of the KSUMC.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
  • Orthotics/Prosthetics Technician The role holder is responsible for assisting orthoptist/prosthetist with care and treatment of patients, and maintains materials and supplies needed to perform orthotics/prosthetics treatment and procedures. Read MoreApply Now
  • Perfusion TechnicianThe role holder is responsible for provision of extracorporeal bypass (principally cardiopulmonary bypass) and other perfusion technology related proceduresRead MoreApply Now
  • Senior Specialist (Rehabilitation Medicine)The role holder is responsible to undertake comprehensive biopsychosocial assessment, provide goal setting, intervention programme and discharge planning of service users with a variety of acute and sub-acute complex conditions. To participate in the service development and education activity. Read MoreApply Now
  • Sleep Disorder TechnicianThe role holder is responsible for the smooth operation of the Sleep Laboratory, Sleep Disorder Center (SDC) activities. Assisting to perform comprehensive polysomnographic testing and analysis and associated interventions under the general oversight of a Certified polysomnographic technologist or designee.Read MoreApply Now
  • Supervisor - Interventional RadiologyThe role holder is responsible for Ihe general supervision and management of all radiology staff under the interventional Radiology unit apart from physicians and coordinate administrative matters with Radiology Technical Director. Ensures provision of the highest attainable standard of medical imaging services and patients care. Supervise the training & teaching activities of the new technologists, interns and students from various institutes. As a Supervisor, Interventional Radiology, the candidate must be able to cover the following cases: Stroke, Aortic Aneurysm, Trauma Bleeding Embolization, Lower GI Bleeding, Upper GI Bleeding, Thrombolysis, Angioplasty & Stenting for Lower Limb Critical Ischemia, Obstructed Biliary Sepsis (PTC/PTD), Abscess Drainage, IVC Placement, Thoracic Endovascular Aortic Repair (TVAR), Critical Lower Limb Ischemia & Endovascular Aortic Repair (EVAR) Read MoreApply Now
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