News & Updates

10,000 Local and Resident Families Took Part in the Survey

Alya Zaid Harbi, Director of MoHAP's Statistics and Research Center, stated that the national health survey kicked off in October 2017, under the theme “My Health is a Priority”. 10,000 families including both residents and locals took part in the survey with a high response rate of 94%. The survey featured a diverse group of indicators, in accordance with WHO's standards which serve the requirements of WHO's members and cover the indicators of the UAE health-related national agenda. These indicators comprised…

Updating Health Indicators Outcome

In turn, Dr. Hussein Al Rand, Assistant Undersecretary for Health Centers and Clinics at the Ministry Health and Prevention, lauded the efficiency and efforts exerted by the Supreme Committee for the National Health Survey and the supporting committees. He also thanked all who have contributed to the success of this survey, including the government and private authorities, and the families. He underlined that the successful completion of this survey contributes to updating the population health database, measuring health performance indicators…

Developing Health Approaches and Strategies

H.E. Dr. Mohamed Salim Al Olama, the Undersecretary of the Ministry of Health and Prevention, shed the light on the outcomes of this survey in developing,enhancing and uniting health approaches and strategies, such as the efficiency and quality of healthcare services, reducing deaths, morbidity and improving healthy life expectancy, in addition to reducing risk factors and the burden of non - communicable diseases, individuals' health behaviors , expe nditure o f individuals and families on health, and health vital signs.…

National Health Survey results officially announced

The Ministry of Health and Prevention announced the official results of the national health survey approved by the World Health Organization (WHO), during a media briefing organized at the Ministr y's headquarters in Dubai. In this context, His Excellency Abdulrahman Al Owais, Minister of Health and Prevention, stated that the national health survey outcomes have significant indications and outputs, which support the country's ambitions, as well as the directions of the wise government within the framework of the sustainable strategy…

“Move More” Orthopedic health initiative by Burjeel Hospital Dubai and ENOC

a bit of exercise can make big difference in your muscles and health Burjeel Hospital for advanced surgery Dubai and ENOC has arranged Orthopedic awareness campaign event today in Movenpick Hotel Bur Dubai; about the important of move for the office staff and salespersons. The event attended by 197 people almost double the planned number. Dr. Khaled Al Saedi; chief medical and compliance officer at ENOC said: “ENOC aim is to maintain healthy and safe working environment for its employees,”…