Mr. Bandak obtained his Master’s degree in Health Systems Administration from Georgetown University in Washington DC. He has been the CEO for Caritas Baby Hospital since May 2011. Previously, he was Hospital Development Officer in the largest healthcare project in Palestine. Before becoming a healthcare professional, Mr. Bandak, who holds a Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) worked in project management, academia, capacity building and consulting. Mr. Bandak is married and father of three children.
Hiyam Marzouqa Awad
After receiving her Medical Doctor degree from the University of Würzburg in Germany, Dr. Hiyam Marzouqa Awad joined Caritas Baby Hospital in 1989 as a resident doctor. She built her career at the Hospital as a pediatrician and acting medical director; she became medical director in 2006. Dr. Marzouqa Awad received the award of “Peter Hünermann KAAD Foundation” for her humanitarian work with underprivileged children in 2015. Dr. Marzouka Awad is married and mother of two children.
Mrs. Saca’s experience includes financial management, corporate reporting, financial analysis, strategic planning and consultancy. She was a financial expert before joining Caritas Baby Hospital as its Director of Finance in 2016. Mrs. Saca is a New Jersey (NJ) Certified Public Accountant (CPA), and holds a Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) from Rutgers University.
Mrs. Hazboun Saca is married with three children.
Mr. Araj received his Master of Biomedical Engineering in 1994 from Fachhochschule Lübeck, in Germany. He joined Caritas Baby Hospital in 2004 as Head of Technical Services and became Director of Operations in 2015.
He is responsible for all the support services in the Hospital ranging from security and transportation services to the complex IT and biomedical engineering interventions. Mr. Araj is married with four children.
Mrs. Qumsieh has over 32 years of experience in the pediatric nursing and management with a master degree in Nursing Management. She has been appointed as the new nursing director of Caritas Baby Hospital in January of 2021 after assuming the position of nursing manager for one of the Inpatient Pediatric Wards for 14 years.
She is married with 2 sons and one daughter.
Public Relations and Media Department Manager
MSc in Public Administration | BA in Business Administration
Quality and Patient Safety Department Manager
MSc in Quality Management and Patient Safety
Dr. Nader Handal
Dr. Handal is the deputy medical director and the manager of the Neuro Service at Caritas Baby Hospital. He is a board certified pediatrician in both Jordan and Palestine who has been practicing for over 20 years in medical settings. Dr. Handal received his M.D Diploma in General Medicine from Gr.T.Popa University of Medicine and Pharmacy - Iasi City - Romania. He also completed fellowships in Pediatric Neurology and medical genetics in Shaare Zedek Medical Center Jerusalem.
In addition to his healthcare contributions, Dr. Handal is clinical educator in the faculty of medicine at Al-Quds University.
Dr. Issa Abded Rabbo
Inpatient Ward B
Dr. Ra’fat Allawi
Intensive Care Unit
Dr. Mousa Awadallah
Medical Manager - Outpatient Department
Medical Doctor (MD)
Pharmacy Department Manager
BA in Pharmacy | BA in Nursing
Dr. Rafiq Al Bad
Radiology Department Manager
Dr. Musa Hindiyeh
Laboratory Department Manager
PhD, D (ABMM) | MT (ASCP)
Dietary Services Department Manager
BA in Nutrition and Dietetics
Nursing Manager - Pediatric Ward
MSc in Nursing Management | High Diploma in Midwifery | BA in Nursing
Nursing Manager - Neonatal Ward
BA in Nursing | High Diploma in Neonatal ICU
Mothers’ Residency Department Manager
MA in Social Work | BA in Social Work
Accounting Department Manager
MA in International Cooperation and Development | BA in Accounting
General Maintenance Department Manager
BA in Mechanical Engineering
Environmental Services Department Manager
MSc in Biotechnology
Biomedical Engineering Department Manager
BA in Biomedical Engineering
Information Technology Department Manager
BA in Computer Science
Laura Abu Ghattas
Food Services Department Manager
Diploma in Hotel Management
Laundry Department Manager
Diploma in Accounting
Human Resources Department Manager
MA Human Resource Management and Development | BA Business Administration
Procurement Department Manager
BA in Accounting | Arab Certified Professional Accountant
Day Nursery Department Manager
MA in Educational Administration | BA in Nursing | High Diploma in Neonatal Nursing
Nursing Manager - Outpatient Department
BA in Nursing
Katy Abu Sa'da
Nursing Manager - Pediatric Ward
MSc in Nursing Management | BA in Nursing
Jackie El Shaer
Nursing Manager - Intensive Care Unit
Specialized Diploma in Neonatal Nursing | BA in Nursing
Department for Social Services Manager
MSc in Clinical Social Work | MA in International Cooperation and Development