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Fujairah University to launch Simulation Center for BS in nursing program

In line with the nation's commitment to invest in healthcare sciences education, the University of Fujairah has signed a partnership agreement with one of the country's leading medical equipment providers, Leader Medical Supplies Trading LLC.  Through the new partnership, the University of Fujairah and Leader Healthcare will establish a Simulation Centre for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Program. Under the terms of the agreement, both parties will collaborate to build a knowledge-based society aligned with simulation-based healthcare education.…

New technologies set to accelerate data-driven healthcare transformation in the Middle East

 The healthcare sector is undergoing a critical, data-driven transformation. Arthur D. Little, the management consultancy firm with the longest-standing presence in the Middle East region, explores emerging technology trend including issues around increased data-gathering in their latest report entitled Data-driven healthcare: Analyzing the forces driving the transformation of healthcare. The viewpoint provides insights on data-driven healthcare drivers and details how important technologies will facilitate industry transformation over the next decade. The consultancy highlights that digital transformation in healthcare is the key…

Scientechnic partners with Honeywell for medical & industrial PPE

Scientechnic, the turnkey engineering solutions provider and flagship company of the Easa Saleh Al Gurg Group, has added to its list of power brands by entering into a distribution partnership with Honeywell, for their extensive range of medical and industrial Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). The 50 years of experience and knowledge in regulatory compliance, safety management and PPE equipment selection and application, uniquely positions Honeywell to help safety managers build a culture where workers make safer choices on their own.…

Al Futtaim Health, MetLife to connect healthcare professionals and specialists with patients virtually

Al-Futtaim Health and MetLife today announced a strategic partnership to launch a first-of-its-kind service that will connect healthcare professionals and specialists with patients virtually. The services will be launched under MetLife’s Care Anywhere platform, powered by Al-Futtaim Health, making healthcare services more accessible to MetLife’s corporate insured members. MetLife’s Care Anywhere encompasses telehealth and SmartDoc services, powered by HealthHub and Tashafi Clinics from Al-Futtaim Health. The solutions will combine digital and human interaction to enhance the efficiency of healthcare delivery…

Australian Nobel Laureate Professor Marshall & Savara partner to set up Tri-Med’s UAE office

Australia based Tri-Med, a leading healthcare brand has chosen UAE as its regional headquarters in partnership with Former Western Australian Trade Commissioner, Pankaj Savara for Asia, and Africa region. Tri-Med is a Perth based organization founded in 1996 by Nobel Laureate Professor Barry Marshall to satisfy a need for the design, development, and distribution of a safe, reliable diagnostic test to detect 'Heliobacter Pylori', commonly known as H. pylori bacteria. In the ‘spirit of Aussie entrepreneurship’, Professor Marshall famously ingested…