Saudi-based King Faisal Specialist Hospital & Research Centre said it has selected healthcare IT companies Health Matrix and Datix for its optimizing patient safety project.
The duo will help the 1110-bed multi-facility, multi-entity tertiary care Saudi hospital to streamline
Vasilica Aesthetics, a plastic surgery consultancy firm, is looking to mark its presence in the Middle East region with the recent opening of its flagship office in Dubai.
The company provides consultation services that aim to fill the gap between patients who wish to undertake p
The total direct and indirect cost of the most common non-communicable diseases (NCDs) for the GCC will be close to $36 billion in 2013 – one and a half times official healthcare spending, a report said.
The economic development of the GCC countries has brought with it a si
Communicable diseases remain a concern to the GCC states, emphasising the urgent need for effective surveillance and control in the region, said a top official.
“The spread of communicable disease among expatriate workers can be fatal and the consequences are wide ranging,&
Forteen HIV cases have been registered by Bahrain's Health Ministry since the start of the year.
Officials said the figures, which compare with 21 during the whole of last year, show Bahrain is committed to tackling the disease, reported the Gulf Daily News (GDN), our sister
Leading experts will discuss key issues related to medical emergency preparedness and human resource development at a conference in Abu Dhabi next week.
The Emergency Medical Conference is being organised by the Abu Dhabi Police, under the theme ‘Contemporary Emergency Medi
Additional three laboratory-confirmed cases of infection with Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) in the UAE were reported to the World Health Organisation (WHO on December 1.
The three cases belong to a family in Abu Dhabi – a mother (32 years old), fat
Bahrain is free of Mers coronavirus, a national committee set up to prepare a strategy to face a possible outbreak of the deadly virus heard yesterday.
At an urgent meeting, chaired by Health Ministry Under-Secretary Dr Aisha Bu Unq, it reviewed measures taken by the ministry to
As many as 500.000 people suffer spinal cord injury each year, with survival rates worse in low-income and middle-income countries, according to a new study.
Males are most at risk of spinal cord injury between the ages of 20-29 years and 70 years and older, while females are mos
Bahrain-based provider of industrial facilities Majaal Warehouse has appointed social enterprise 3BL Associates Consultancy (3BL) as Corporate Sustainability Consultant for its industrial facilities projects.
The engagement will result in key recommendations to improve Majaal&rsq