Ahmed El Sherif

UAE, UAE-UK Sovereign Investment Partnership

Credit: Mubadala

By Ahmed El Sherif 02:12 pm March 24, 2021
The newly-created UAE-UK Sovereign Investment Partnership will “serve as a coordinated investment framework to grow a future-focused relationship between the two nations, driving economic recovery, jobs and growth.”
Pure Health, merge

Credit: Pure Health

By Ahmed El Sherif 05:35 am March 09, 2021
Aim of the merger is to “create a robust and synergetic healthcare organisation, thereby elevating the UAE’s global position as a leader in healthcare.”
Amanat Holdings
By Ahmed El Sherif 03:49 am March 03, 2021
The acquisition of Cambridge Medical and Rehabilitation Centre is said to be one of the biggest healthcare deals in the GCC region to date.
GE Healthcare, AI

Credit: Pixabay

By Ahmed El Sherif 10:39 am February 17, 2021
Using GE Healthcare’s Edison Health Services, CUREA’s team will first work on AI-based applications focused on COVID-19 and breast cancer.
AI, Philips, Saudi

Credit: Saudi Data and Artificial Intelligence Authority 

By Ahmed El Sherif 01:52 am February 12, 2021
The agreement with the Saudi Data and Artificial Intelligence Authority aims to “enhance the quality of health services, create new job opportunities, and elevate [Saudi’s] national economy to become a data and AI-driven economy.”

Credit: Alex Knight

By Ahmed El Sherif 01:26 am December 21, 2020
According to the latest GE Global Innovation Barometer, the Gulf country is a global leader in creating an “innovation-conducive environment”, with the majority of those surveyed believing that healthcare outperformed all other sectors with respect to innovation progress.
Aetna, telehealth, telemedicine, vHealth

Credit: Aetna International

By Ahmed El Sherif 07:32 am October 29, 2020
New research released by vHealth shows that residents in the Gulf country are embracing telemedicine, with the company reporting a 500% increase in the use of its telehealth app between March and September 2020, compared to the same period last year.
Womens-only, telemedicine, UAE, Emirati Volunteer Leaders Initiative

Credit: Emirates News Agency 

By Ahmed El Sherif 11:23 am October 16, 2020
The non-profit programme is being supervised by volunteer doctors from the Young Emirati Volunteer Leaders Initiative, in partnership with the Zayed Giving Initiative and General Women’s Union.
health insurance, billing

Credit: Diagnosis Related Group system

By Ahmed El Sherif 02:03 am October 08, 2020
The transfer of the Diagnosis Related Group (DRG) system for health insurance to all public and private hospitals across the emirate has been completed.

Credit: Medcare

By Ahmed El Sherif 02:17 am September 23, 2020
The solution, which will be implemented across all of Medcare’s hospitals and clinics in Dubai and Sharjah, is owned by US technology company, InterSystems.

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