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First surgery using 3-D printed Titanium bone performed in the UAE by Thumbay University Hospital
Healthcare | Monday 25 January, 2021 3:44 pm
 In a first of its kind surgery reported to the Hospital, the team of Doctors at Thumbay University Hospital, Ajman achieved this humongous feat by successfully performing a mid-foot reconstruction using 3-D technology and saving a 9-year old Nigerian boy from foot amputation.  The...
Madinah joins world’s healthiest cities
Healthcare | Sunday 24 January, 2021 4:07 pm
The Saudi city of Madinah has been acknowledged by the World Health Organization (WHO) as among the world’s healthiest cities. The holy city gained the accreditation after a visiting WHO team said that it met all the global standards required to be a healthy city. Madinah is believed to ...
Jeddah International Medical Center Receives King Abdulaziz Award for Quality
Healthcare | Wednesday 20 January, 2021 11:53 pm
The International Medical Center won the Silver King Abdulaziz Award 2020 in the category of Private Health Facilities. The International Medical Center was the only private hospital to win this category.   The King Abdulaziz Award for Quality is the most important award for...
Mayo Clinic Laboratories and American Hospital Dubai Announce Strategic Partnership
Healthcare | Sunday 17 January, 2021 3:11 pm
Mayo Clinic Laboratories and American Hospital Dubai announce a strategic partnership aimed at improving advanced laboratory diagnostics in the Dubai region. Under the agreement, the two organizations will begin delivering laboratory testing through a collaboration based out of...
UVDI-360 Room Sanitizer Inactivates SARS-CoV-2 at 12 Feet (3.65 Meters) Distance in 5 Minutes
Healthcare | Saturday 16 January, 2021 9:32 am
UV-C Disinfecting Device Used in Hospitals Globally Achieves 99.99% Inactivation of SARS-CoV-2 in BSL-3 Laboratory Testing UltraViolet Devices, Inc. (UVDI) announced its UVDI-360 Room Sanitizer achieved greater than 99.99%, or 4log10, inactivation of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome...
Pfizer Appoints Patrick van der Loo as Regional President for Africa and the Middle East
Healthcare | Wednesday 13 January, 2021 4:20 pm
Pfizer announced today the appointment of Patrick van der Loo as Regional President for Africa and the Middle East (AfME) region. Patrick's Pfizer experience spans more than 20 years in leadership roles with multiple successes across geographies.  In his new role as Regional President for...
1 million apply for vaccine through Health Ministry’s Sehhaty app
Healthcare | Thursday 7 January, 2021 12:39 pm
About 1 million registered users have applied to receive the COVID-19 vaccine through the Ministry of Health’s Sehhaty app with more than 100,000 residents inoculated to date across the three vaccine centers in the Riyadh region, Makkah region and the Eastern Province. The ministry is...
Zulekha Hospital Announces the Launch of Zulekha Home Care Services
Healthcare | Tuesday 5 January, 2021 11:44 am
 QUALITY CARE HOME DELIVERED BY ZULEKHA HOSPITAL Zulekha Hospital introduces Zulekha Home Care in UAE, ensuring access to high quality healthcare from the comfort of your homes now. The Home Care Services will cover visits by doctors & nurses, physiotherapy, investigations,...
Saudi Arabia vaccine registrations ‘could soon pass million mark’
Healthcare | Thursday 31 December, 2020 11:38 am
The number of Saudis registering to receive the coronavirus vaccine has doubled in the last three days, the Saudi Health Ministry has said, predicting that registrations “could soon pass the 1 million mark.” After Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman received his first dose of the coronavirus...
More than 400,000 register for vaccine in Saudi Arabia
Healthcare | Monday 21 December, 2020 1:09 pm
More than 400,000 people from Saudi Arabia’s high-risk group have registered to receive the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) vaccine through the Sehaty app, according to the Ministry of Health. “Participants who received the first dose of the vaccine are in stable condition with no issues...