Sheikh Khalifa Medical City (SKMC) in Abu Dhabi announced that its six Family Medicine Clinics (FMC) will extend their opening hours starting from 1st May 2011. Abu Dhabi Health Services Company PJSC (SEHA) is the owner and operator of SKMC and it is responsible for the curative activities of all the public hospitals and clinics in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi.
An access to high quality medical care will be provided by SKMC in convenient locations during convenient hours. Dr. Tej Maini, CEO of SKMC said “We are pleased to announce that we have extended the opening hours of our clinics. Our objective is to improve the delivery of health services more conveniently to the population of Abu Dhabi. It is part of SKMC’s overall strategy to improve its entire healthcare delivery network, and provide quality healthcare services to the community at all times”.
He added “We are matching the hours of operation to when the demand is high for services. Therefore, five clinics will be open from 8:00 am to 10:00 pm five days a week while Al Mushrif will open from 8:00 am until 8:00 pm during weekdays. Al Bateen will also open on Saturdays. SKMC and SEHA strive to exceed the community’s expectations for comfort and convenience; and the new working hours will allow us to use our resources more efficiently for the convenience of patients requiring medical care and follow up in Abu Dhabi“.