Prime Hospital opens private rooms, stroke ICU
DUBAI, December 28, 2016
Prime Hospital, one of UAE’s leading healthcare service providers, has inaugurated its new state-of-the art intensive-care stroke unit and new private rooms for its patients.
The newly opened units and private rooms are located on the hospital building’s new floor.
The opening ceremony was attended by Dr. Ahmed Ibrahim Bin Kalban, CEO of Hospital Services Sectorat the Dubai Health Authority; Khalifa bin Darrai, executive director of Dubai Corporation for Ambulance Services (DCAS); Essa Al Ghurair, chairman of Al Ghurair Foods; and Dr. Jamil Ahmed, managing director of Prime Hospital.
The new facilities will essentially expand the hospital’s scope of services. The intensive-care stroke unit, in particular, is poised to raise the bar in stroke management as it is equipped with the latest medical devices and being led by a specialized team of consultants in the fields of neurology, neurosurgery, cardiology, radiology, and intensive care. The team is supported by highly qualified nurses and other medical professionals.
Dr Bin Kalban said: “The opening of new private rooms and modern intensive-care stroke unit at Prime Hospital is a great step forward to further elevate the hospital’s quality healthcare services. Such a move supports our efforts to make Dubai a leading destination for healthcare services and establish a distinguished medical system in the emirate.”
Dr Jamil Ahmed said: “As part of our continuous efforts to promote healthcare services in Dubai, we built a new intensive-care stroke unit and added more private rooms for patients’ convenience in Prime Hospital. The new medical facilities enhance the provision of medical services to our patients in line with our ongoing efforts to make Dubai the ultimate destination for advanced healthcare solutions and build a local medical system of highest quality.
“The private medical sector is continuously contributing to Dubai’s health ecosystem, playing a pivotal role in boosting medical tourism and providing best-in-class healthcare services. As a private institution, we also maintain robust partnerships with the public sector to exchange expertise and knowledge as well as promote innovation and ensure the provision of high-quality medical services to our patients.” – TradeArabia News Service