The emergency field hospital has 8 emergency beds, 4 for severely wounded and 4 for moderately wounded. Here, the medical teams discuss ahead of a mass casualty simulation.
The objective of the hospital is to treat severely wounded patients. That means that it provides lifesaving surgery and the patients that have the capability to be referred safely are referred to the hospital in Dohuk, in Kurdistan region, or to El Shikhan hospital, the only functioning hospital in Ninewa governorate.