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SKMC Manages a Mental Health Talk on March 2010


Sheikh Khalifa Medical City (SKMC), managed by Cleveland Clinic organizes a public health talk about mental health on 2 March 2010 at the Behavioral Sciences Pavilion auditorium from 10:30 am – 12:30 pm. The health talk is part of the Mental Health Awareness Program which will include monthly health talks on different topics related […]

The Supreme Council of Health Call For Renewing licence on Time


A senior SCH official has said that, the Supreme Council of Health (SCH) is planning to impose a fine on private healthcare facilities and practitioners failing to renew their licences in time.

SCH recently issued a warning to all private healthcare practitioners and facilities operating with an expired licence to renew their licences by […]

UAE Healthcare Market Shows Growth


According to a report by the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Dubai The UAE health care market is expected to grow from Dh11.7 billion in 2005 to Dh43.7 billion in 2015.

Dubai Health Care City’s (DHCC) presence has attracted international health care brands including Mayo Clinic and Great Ormond Street Hospital as well […]

Rashid Hospital Tunnels Project Full Progress


Rashid Hospital Tunnels Project to ease traffic congestion in Bur Dubai area, is progressing at full pace.

“Some 65 per cent of the tunnel work on the project has been completed while 75 per cent of the work on the roads outside the tunnels has also been done,” said Mattar Al Tayer, Chairman of […]

Boston University Dental Health Center Participates in Dental Fair 2010


Boston University Dental Health Center announced today its participation at the Dental Fair 2010, as a member of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Academic Medical Center (AMC).

The Dental Fair provided a perfect platform to discuss key dental subjects like teeth and gums, food and teeth, a child’s diet, fluoride and children, caring […]

EHR, PACS & Related Standards Training Seminar & Workshop


ICT for Health along with its US partners OTech Imaging is organizing its 4th PACS seminar in the Middle East with a special emphasis on EHR implementation & strategies, particularly the open source Electronic Health Record WorldVista, developed by VA. Course is delivered by industry leaders from US who carry over 25 years of […]

New on-board health monitor system to be introduced


Etihad Airways will install new state-of-the-art technology on its long and ultra long haul aircraft which can monitor the condition of passengers who display signs of sickness that might require immediate medical attention.

The “Tempus IC” system allows cabin crew to gather vital information about a passenger’s health quickly and efficiently. The data covers […]

Free diabetes checkups for DM staff


Dubai Municipalityin cooperation with Jocelyn Centre for Diabetes recently organized a diabetes check-up campaign, which included a programme for dieting, physical check up, free screening tests for the Municipality staff.

Medical examinations were conducted for more than 200 employees and it was revealed that 50% of them were carriers of the disease. Hamid Farooq, […]

SKMC Launches a Mental Health Awareness Program


In line with its pursuance in raising health awareness, Sheikh Khalifa Medical City (SKMC) managed by Cleveland Clinic, launches a mental health awareness program aiming to raise the public awareness on the importance of their psychological wellbeing.

The Mental Health Awareness Program is organized by the Behavioral Science Pavilion (BSP) of SKMC, a comprehensive […]

Fayez defends ‘blood fees’


Health Minister Nayef Fayez on Wednesday defended a decision imposing fees on blood units, saying that the measure aims to cut ministry funds spent on foreign patients.

In a joint press conference with the ministers of finance and state for media affairs and communications yesterday, Fayez said over 700,000 non-Jordanians live in the country […]