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Clemenceau Medical Center

Clemenceau Medical Center

Beirut, Lebanon

Active: 2002 - Present



Clemenceau Medical Center is a state-of-the-art, 158-bed facility that treats patients from Lebanon and throughout the Middle East. The center delivers patient care across a broad range of clinical specialties, including urology, gynecology, gastroenterology and fetal medicine. Clemenceau Medical Center also operates multiple centers of excellence and specialized clinics. 

About Our Agreement

Johns Hopkins Medicine International and Clemenceau Medical Center began an affiliation agreement in 2002 to offer consultation related to designing and developing the hospital, which opened in 2006, and positioning Clemenceau Medical Center as a center of excellence in the region. The agreement has been extended to run through 2026 to focus on several areas, including:

  • Joint Commission International accreditation preparation 
  • Organization-wide patient experience training
  • Leadership development training for nursing, administrative and allied health professionals 
  • Focused observerships with Johns Hopkins Medicine experts
  • Quality improvement and patient safety knowledge transfer 
  • Quality and risk management assessments 
  • Elective resident rotations 
  • Continuing medical education 
  • Medical second opinions from Johns Hopkins Medicine experts 

Additionally, Johns Hopkins Medicine International signed a three-year contract with Clemenceau Medicine International, the global entity of Clemenceau Medical Center, in 2018. 

Joint Commission International Accreditation

2017, 2015, 2012, 2009

Points of Pride

  • No. 1 Best Hospital in the World for Medial Travelers by the Medial Travel Quality Alliance (2019)
  • First Novalis-certified cancer center in the Middle East (2018)
  • No. 13 on Medial Travel Quality Alliance’s list of Top 25 Most Beautiful Hospitals in the World (2018)
  • Named Best Quality Initiative, Excellence in Customer Service and International Cancer Centre of the Year by International Medical Travel Journal (2017)
  • Highly commended for Best Hospital Building Regulations and Best Sustainable Hospital Project (2010) and Best Facilities Management Service Strategy, Best Sustainable Hospital Design, Best Hospital Design and Best Interior Design (2009) by the Hospital Build & Infrastructure Middle East Exhibition & Congress
  • Seal of distinction and special achievement award for information technology (2009) at the Arab Health Innovation and Achievement Awards

What Our Affiliate Says

“The affiliation with Johns Hopkins Medicine International is fruitful to our physicians, nurses, staff and especially to our patients. We aspire to deliver excellent health services to our people, and to give our local health professionals access to the best practices and latest advances in medicine. Johns Hopkins is considered the best in America, and we definitely benefit from the knowledge exchange.”

— Dr. Mounes Kalaawi, Chief Executive Officer, Clemenceau Medical Center
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