The launch was held, even as in 2020, the first year of the COVID-19 global disaster, seasonal flu cases dwindled. For instance, in Dubai alone and according to Al Awadhi, people had become more aware and conscious of the significance of the value of vaccines.
The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MOHAP) has also asked all centres and laboratories to issue results within 24 hours.
The efforts and initiatives have strengthened the ability and measures taken to ensure safe return to a new normal life. This in turn strengthened the trust of UAE’s society in the government & the ability of the concerned entities to control the pandemic.
The UAE Health Ministry has urged everyone to get the COVID-19 booster vaccine to help fight the spread of the virus in the country.
In 2019, the UAE undertook a national climate risk assessment for the health sector as well as launched the UAE National Framework for Action on Climate Change and Health 2019-2021 in partnership with WHO.
The Ministry, using state-of-the-art medical testing equipment, has conducted 143,781 additional COVID-19 tests over the past 24 hours.
The Ministry of Health and Prevention on Tuesday announced that it has conducted 129,900 additional COVID-19 tests over the past 24 hours using state-of-the-art medical testing equipment.
In a statement, the Ministry stressed its aim to continue expanding the scope of testing nationwide to facilitate the early detection of coronavirus cases and carry out the necessary treatment.
The Ministry also noted that an additional 715 individuals had fully recovered from COVID-19, bringing the total number of recoveries to 144,647.