Ahmed El Sherif

Credit: WAM

By Ahmed El Sherif 05:24 am June 03, 2020
While the Authority reintroduces services, private hospitals that have been assisting in treating patients are being phased out of the programme. However, more isolation facilities are still being launched.

Credit: BinSina Pharmacy Group

By Ahmed El Sherif 02:14 am May 21, 2020
The leading pharmacy brand has partnered with Population Health Management provider, TruDoc 24/7 to provide residents with “with round-the-clock” medical access.

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By Ahmed El Sherif 01:21 am May 20, 2020
Known as the GCC’s largest laboratory operator, its fully functional field lab at Sharjah Expo Center is run by a team of ten, and is operational 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

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By Ahmed El Sherif 10:44 am May 15, 2020
It follows studies confirming that the test is widely inaccurate, giving false negative and positive results, offering an accuracy rate of just 30%.

Credit: Guard Sanitizing gate

By Ahmed El Sherif 01:15 am May 01, 2020
Guard Sanitizing Gate is a walk-through offering that features an automatic 360-degree disinfection barrier that reportedly kills 99.9% of germs and viruses.

Credit: Dubai Future Foundation

By Ahmed El Sherif 12:41 pm April 21, 2020
Themed "Coders versus Corona," a total of $50,000 is up for grabs by five teams that are able to present ideas that can mitigate the spread of COVID-19 through the use of technology.

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By Ahmed El Sherif 01:15 am April 15, 2020
The automated platform works by reading and collecting patient data, with minimal manual input, thereby accelerating the screening process.

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By Ahmed El Sherif 02:10 am April 08, 2020
The Abu Dhabi Health Workforce Management System allows clinical staff from across the UAE to volunteer their services, or apply to work, in the healthcare sector during the current outbreak of COVID-19.

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By Ahmed El Sherif 10:37 am March 20, 2020
Lebanon’s Berytech Fab Lab is offering up to a $10,000 grant to five heathtech startups working on a solution that can help combat the current coronavirus pandemic.

The health ministers of each country held an online meeting earlier this month; Credit: Gulf Cooperation Council

By Ahmed El Sherif 07:01 am March 18, 2020
The Gulf Health Council, in coordination with the region’s Ministries of Health, will issue a daily report on confirmed cases, their source, and exchange information on precautionary measures.

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