Monday 20 May 2019

CMRC admits first patients in new Saudi clinic

Cambridge Medical and Rehabilitation Center (CMRC), a top post-acute rehabilitation and long-term care facility in the UAE, has admitted 15 patients to its first medical facility in Saudi Arabia. The new 60-bed facility of CMRC, a portfolio company of healthcare specialist invest


AXA launches ‘priority check-up’ service

AXA, one of the largest international insurers in the world, has announced its partnership with a renowned medical laboratory to launch its new service, AXA Priority Checkup.    The new service is applicable for AXA’s group and individual life insuran


Aster DM opens its third hospital in Oman

Aster DM Healthcare, a top healthcare service provider in the GCC, has strengthened its offering in primary and secondary care services in Oman with the opening of its third hospital in the Sultanate. Aster Al Raffah Hospitals & Clinics are now serving patients with its newes


Bahrain PM to get WHO global honour

The World Health Organisation (WHO) said it will honour the Premier for his visionary leadership that has made Bahrain’s health services a role model for other countries. HRH Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa will become the first world leader to be bestow


First IVF baby joy for Eve Fertility Center Sharjah

Doctors at Eve Fertility Center, a part of NMC Healthcare Group in Sharjah, successfully delivered the first IVF baby at the clinic since its opening in February this year.    Battling infertility for three years, a 26-year-old resident of Ras Al Khaimah wa


Burjeel uses Hill-Rom’s advanced platform for surgery

Abu Dhabi’s Burjeel Hospital has announced that it has successfully completed the Middle East’s first spine surgery to be conducted on the advanced lateral-to-prone (L2P) platform, an innovation delivered by global medical-technology provider Hill-Rom.  


Saudi Al Fouzan wins Bahrain medical city project contract

Saudi-based Al Fouzan Trading and General Construction Company (FTCO) has been selected by Bahrain's Arabian Gulf University to build the multi-million-dollar King Abdulla Medical City under a 30-month contract in the kingdom. A specialist in the execution of medical city pro


Aster Healthcare launches finance service centre in India

UAE-based Aster DM Healthcare has announced the launch of its finance service centre across all its existing 11 hospitals and upcoming two hospitals across India.   These include Aster Medcity Kochi, Aster MIMS Calicut, Aster MIMS Kottakkal, Aster CMI Hospital B


Saudi’s health appointment app sees big response

Over 98 per cent of hospitals and primary health care centres in Saudi Arabia are now linked to Mawid, an appointment app launched by the Kingdom's Ministry of Health. Having achieved almost complete adoption in its first year, the app has more than 6.5 million users register


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