Over 800 housing units are available at the
Hospital, including single female apartments, family villas, guest
accommodation and single male apartments. Allocation to these is
based on contract status, but utilities and maintenance are provided free of
charge for all employees.
KKMC has a wide variety of shops and several large
supermarkets. There is regular Hospital transport to the local
shops as well as to the nearby town of Hafr Al Batin where there are modern
malls as well as a traditional Arabic 'Souk' - (open air market).
Staff can also take advantage of periodic shopping trips to Riyadh, or to
the resort of Al Khobar on the Arabian Gulf coast. Al Khobar contains
the renowned 'Al Rashid Mall' - a world class shopping complex - see