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DHA inaugurates RQI program for healthcare professionals at Rashid Hospital

Humaid Al Qutami, Director General of the Dubai Health Authority, DHA, recently inaugurated the Resuscitation Quality Improvement program, RQI, a self-directed, simulation-based performance and quality improvement program for healthcare professionals at Rashid Hospital. DHA is the third organization in the MENA region to adopt the RQI technology and first Government organization in UAE. The RQI machine uses smart technology towards automation and innovation in medical training as it presents realistic cases of patients through electronic simulation. This provides medical professionals…

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GCC hailed ‘medical tourism capital of the world’

The GCC has been hailed the ‘medical tourism capital of the world’ as all its member countries ranked on a new global index of leading destinations to seek treatment. The UAE placed first among GCC countries, according to the Medical Tourism Association, while Oman ranked second and Bahrain came in at third. Saudi Arabia and Kuwait placed fourth and sixth respectively. Saudi Arabia currently boasts 2.2 hospital beds for every 1000 people and continual improvements to the national healthcare system…

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ADTC renews its data certification with 98.7% score

Abu Dhabi Telemedicine Center (ADTC) successfully renewed its data certification for 2020 with its highest-ever score of 98.7% after a virtual audit by JAWDA; the healthcare quality index developed by the Department of Health – Abu Dhabi (DoH). The Mubadala Healthcare provider achieved the near-perfect score on the audit – which assesses the quality of coding, collection and submission of clinical data – while also assuming a key role in Mubadala Healthcare’s initiatives to help contain COVID-19, and managing unprecedented…