The Ministry of Health represented by the General Directorate in Riyadh district issued within the previous year 1433H orders to shut down 99 private health establishments because of their violation of the health institutions regulations for the private health sector. This was revealed in the annual report of the committee responsible for violations of private health institutions in Riyadh which contained that the orders of closure included 4 hospitals, 32 institutions of medical clinics, 14 private clinics and 36 establishments for supporting health services such as optical, dental care and physical therapy centers, In addition to 11 pharmacies and two storages for medical products.

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