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Ion Shield launches first of its kind Smart Sterilization Gate Technology

Ion Shield, in partnership with Soghan Energy, announced recently that it has brought to market the first-of-its-kind Smart Sterilization Gate, a chemical-free access point management solution that combats the spread of infectious diseases in public spaces. Ion Shield is a local initiative that aims to provide revolutionary solutions utilizing proven and sustainable technology to promote public safety. It strives to launch a number of inventions that enhance the standards of living in the country as well as the world, and…

DHA introduces online health facility inspections

In order to create an adaptive environment and to accelerate the pace of adopting digital technology, the Dubai Health Authority’s Health Regulation Sector has introduced online inspections for health facilities. While in-person inspections will continue, the sector will adopt the digital method for areas where online inspections are possible. Dr. Marwan Al Mulla, CEO of Health Regulation Sector at the DHA said: “We adapted to changes during the pandemic and we saw an opportunity to enhance online inspections where possible.…

MoHAP launches ‘Public Health Management’ system

The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) has launched the ‘Public Health Management’ system with the aim to enhance prevention and management of public health projects, promote the involvement of communities and civil society organizations in health promotion programs in cooperation with partners in the public and private sector. The new system works as a national platform and future database that was specifically designed to create a health-supporting digital environment and a responsive and sustainable healthcare system that embraces the…

UAEU signs MoU with Daman to develop AI and big data programs applicable to the health insurance

The signing of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) formalizes the mutual interaction and strengthens the relationship between the United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) and Daman at a strategic and working level. It focuses on establishing cooperative relations between the pair, with an emphasis on developing academic and cultural exchanges in education, research and other areas. The MoU is the first step towards ‎enhancing cooperation between the two ‎parties in conducting advanced research and training in emerging fields such as big…

EHS unveils Risk Management & Patient Safety smart system in health facilities

The Emirates Health Services, EHS, has recently launched a new smart system for risk management and patient safety covering 17 hospitals and 73 primary health care centers across the country. The newly launched system aims to improve quality programs through the provision of a complete vision in one platform. The largest project of its kind also supports the submission of occasional accidents reports and patient safety outcomes. Apart from the expected positive impact on patient safety culture, the new platform…