Ahmed El Sherif

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.

Credit: Mubadala Healthcare

By Ahmed El Sherif 11:48 am September 18, 2020
It comes following a two-month trial in the UAE capital, as well as a successful remote care programme for COVID-19 patients in home isolation.

Credit: UpToDate

By Ahmed El Sherif 05:25 am September 14, 2020
The UpToDate integration allows docs, nurses and pharmacists from 18 DHA sites to access it via the authority’s Salama EMR to "make evidence-based clinical decisions for their patients and keep their medical knowledge up to date."

Credit: Malaffi

By Ahmed El Sherif 09:15 am September 04, 2020
UAE capital’s healthcare sector celebrates achievement one year on from the launch of HIE platform, Malaffi.

Credit: Altibbi

By Ahmed El Sherif 02:26 am August 17, 2020
Altibbi will provide the Arabic-language consultations for a month, allowing anyone who needs medical assistance to connect directly with doctors via audio calls and online chats.

Credit: Pexels

By Ahmed El Sherif 08:34 am July 29, 2020
Developed in partnership with the Dubai Health Authority, the technology specialises in managing the emirate’s stock of medicines, allowing government entities to access inventory in real time.

Credit: WAM

By Ahmed El Sherif 01:47 am July 24, 2020
The DPI test produces results in five minutes, with the screening facility introduced to provide easy access to testing for those commuting into Abu Dhabi.

Credit: WAM

By Ahmed El Sherif 08:56 am July 15, 2020
The eight machines use artificial intelligence and ultraviolet-powered sterilisation to move automatically and scan areas efficiently, the authority said.

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