Wednesday 19 December 2018

John Bell & Croyden to launch Royal pharmacy service in ME

UK-based John Bell & Croyden, holders of the Royal Warrant from HM the Queen, said it will launch a pioneering pharmacy wholesale service for Middle Eastern hospitals and clinics at the upcoming Arab Health 2019 in Dubai, UAE. The Arab Health Exhibition & Congress is taki


Diabetes cases in Mena ‘likely to soar 110pc by 2045’

The number of diabetic patients in the Mena region is expected to increase by 110 per cent to 82 million by 2045, second only to Africa (156 per cent), said a new report by Colliers International. This would significantly impact mortality, loss of productivity (GDP) and increased


UAE ministry, Tabuk partner for medical supplies

The UAE’s Ministry of Health and Prevention (MOHAP) has signed a strategic agreement with Tabuk Pharmaceuticals for the supply and distribution of medical and pharmaceutical stocks during emergency situations. The agreement falls in line with the efforts to strengthen the U


Raising flexible working ‘could cut CO2 by 214m T’

An increase in flexible working will reduce levels of carbon dioxide by 214 million tonnes per year by 2030, according to a new study by Regus, a leading global workspace provider. The economic study, carried out by independent researchers, found that if the growth in flexible wo


16.5m patients worldwide ‘remotely monitored’

The number of remotely monitored patients worldwide grew by 41 per cent to 16.5 million in 2017 as the market acceptance continues to grow in several key verticals, said Berg Insight, a leading IoT market research provider in a new report on mHealth. This number includes all pati


Sharjah's Al Qassimi Hospital gets top accreditation

The Ministry of Health and Prevention has announced that the Al Qassimi Hospital in Sharjah was recently awarded an international accreditation by the Joint Commission International (JCI) after passing the rigorous assessments used to classify global institutions providing high-quality patien


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