News & Updates

ADNIC & Ajman Free Zone to provide health insurance plans to investors and entities

Abu Dhabi National Insurance Company (ADNIC), a leading regional multi-line insurance provider for both corporate and individual customers, has partnered with Ajman Free Zone (AFZ) to provide health insurance plans for registered investors and entities. Under the agreement, AFZ registrants will benefit from a variety of exclusive pre-underwritten plans tailor made to their needs without the need to submit an individual application form, delivering a seamless customer journey experience. The free zone is home to more than 9,000 companies, investors,…

Deutsche Bank finances healthcare infrastructure in Ghana

Deutsche Bank is proud to announce the closing of two new social loans with the Republic of Ghana. The 203 million euro financing agreements, which benefit from 95 percent insurance cover by the African Trade Insurance agency (“ATI”), will fund four health and two transportation projects in Ghana. The first transaction, a 55 million euro financing package, relates to the construction of two new Trauma hospitals in Obuasi and Anyinam districts, a new Accident and Emergency center at Enyiresi Hospital…

Abu Dhabi Health Services opens new orthopedic clinics

Abu Dhabi Health Services Company has opened a new orthopedic clinic in Abu Dhabi’s Baniyas and Al Bahia Healthcare Centers, which are managed by Ambulatory Healthcare Services, as part of the network’s drive towards streamlining access for specialized services. "Orthopedic challenges and pain in the bone, muscle, or joints have a significant impact on a person’s overall quality of life, which is why early diagnosis and rapid treatment is extremely important. To ensure early diagnosis, we utilize the latest diagnostic…

Holographic doctor consult gives patients personalized telemedicine experience

DOC (Digital Outpatient Care) recently showcased the world’s first holographic telemedicine consultation solution at its event in July. Doctors from Harley Street, UK, Cedars-Sinai, USA and Mount Elizabeth Hospitals Singapore, can provide real-time consultations, diagnoses, and second medical opinions across the world through this technology. The attendees of this event had the opportunity to discover the process of how it works with a live demonstration. During the live demonstration, attendees were able to experience a live endoscopy with a nurse on…

ME medical students at St. George’s University secure US residencies

Nine Middle Eastern medical students from St. George's University (SGU) School of Medicine in Grenada have been appointed to begin their residency positions at prestigious US medical hospitals and health centers this summer. The students will make an undeniable impact on healthcare. St. George's University, the premier choice in Caribbean medical schools, has evolved into a top center of international education, contributing over 18,000 physicians to the global physician workforce, with students, graduates, and faculty from over 150 countries. SGU graduates…