Saudi Arabia Launches EOI for Behavioral Care Specialist Hospital Project

The Ministry of Health of Saudi Arabia together with the National Center for Privatization & PPP announced the launch of the Expression of Interest for the clinical and non-clinical operations and maintenance of the Behavioral Care Specialist Hospital Project, located in Al-Nargis, North Riyadh based on PPP model.

The hospital with a capacity of 150 beds, including 5 inpatient treatment rooms, 19 outpatient clinics and 6 daycare treatment rooms. The building and part of the medical and non-medical equipment are provided by the Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC) social responsibility program, the exclusive supporting partner. The construction of 62,500 m2 facility is underway and is expected to be completed in 2022.

The hospital will provide specialized health care services to adults and adolescents in the field of mental health and substance addiction treatment with a high-quality of care adopting international best practice and in accordance with the national mental healthcare model. The project will contribute to a key objective of Vision 2030, by increasing private sector participation in the healthcare sector.

Source: The Ministry of Health of Saudi Arabia