Patients & Visitors Information

Patients Discharge

In order to help us satisfy the needs of all patients coming from all over the Kingdom whose health conditions require hospitalization in KFSH&RC in the best way possible, we request you to cooperate with the health care team and adhere to the following instructions during your treatment. You will be discharged home from the hospital upon completion of your treatment or as per the instruction of your doctor. However, there are some steps that need to be completed before discharge:

  • The medical team will prepare a special plan for each patient according to their health condition at the time of hospitalization.
  • You will be briefed continuously about the prepared treatment plan by the health care team, who will also answer your concerns and inquiries.
  • The health care team will inform the patient and/or the companion regarding any requirements related to the treatment before discharge.
  • The discharge coordinator will complete all procedures and address all issues that patients may face during receiving the required care.
  • Your doctor will provide with all the required medications and instructions regarding the usage and preservation.
  • The patient will also be provided with the next follow-up appointment.
  • Medical reports, sick leaves and hospitalization proof must be requested on the first day of hospitalization.
  • The companion may request for a proof of his/her companionship during hospitalization.
  • You must carry the appointment slip and any medications prescribed during the follow-up appointment or hospitalization.
  • You will be discharged home from the hospital on the date determined by your doctor before 11:00 am.
  • The companion should be present with the patient all the time on the day of discharge.
  • The patients and companions must ensure to collect their valuable personal belongings, if any, from the admission office between 7:30 am and 5:00 pm from Sunday to Wednesday and before 4:00 pm on Thursday.