Rachel McArthur

Credit: Dept of Health Abu Dhabi

By Rachel McArthur 01:51 am September 16, 2020
Reportedly showing promising results is the G42 Healthcare vaccine currently undergoing Phase III clinical trials. It is now being made optionally available to healthcare professionals on the frontlines, confirmed the country’s Minister of Health and Prevention. 

Credit: Daman-Microsoft

By Rachel McArthur 05:14 am September 14, 2020
The bilingual Daman Health Bot is an AI-powered tool designed to help users conduct a self-assessment on COVID-19 symptoms, directing them towards the appropriate level of care or action required. 
By Rachel McArthur 09:05 am June 26, 2020
Two of the largest private hospital groups in the United Arab Emirates have made an FDA-authorised COVID-19 serology test available to the public.

Credit: UAE’s Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP)

By Rachel McArthur 09:58 am June 19, 2020
Available in five languages, the website aims to serve as a national awareness platform, and comes in response to government directives to use “smart solutions in MoHAP’s curative and preventive services” to contain the spread of COVID-19.

Credit: Bahrain Ministry of Health

By Rachel McArthur 05:16 am May 28, 2020
The Kingdom’s Ministry of Health confirmed that the three devices are being used in order to protect healthcare staff from excessive exposure to the SARS-CoV-2 virus.

Credit: Irvan Smith via Unsplash

By Rachel McArthur 03:07 am April 29, 2020
Acronis believes it is likely cybercriminals will target government agencies, healthcare facilities and medical professionals treating patients during the COVID-19 crisis.


By Rachel McArthur 01:33 am April 24, 2020
The brands will assist with remote healthcare services in the country on "an exceptional basis on all networks until further notice."

Credit: Emirates

By Rachel McArthur 11:44 am April 17, 2020
Carried out on patients ahead of boarding, test results appear within 10 minutes, confirmed the airline. The UAE currently ranks third in the world in terms of screening per capita.
By Rachel McArthur 04:09 am April 01, 2020
Dubai-based private healthcare entities, Aster DM Healthcare and HealthHub by Al-Futtaim have introduced their own videoconference-style consultations to help the public during restricted movement.  

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