Sheikh Mohammed reviewed the precautionary measures taken to combat the epidemic in the UAE as emergency teams work round-the-clock to monitor emerging cases in collaboration with hospitals and health centres across the country.
Private medical/health centres across the UAE may lose their accreditation and are going to be reported to authorities if found non-compliant to additional stringent measures against Coronavirus 2019 (COVID19) institutionalized by a US-headquartered accreditation organization.
The Dubai Health Authority revealed the use of ventilator technology outside the body in Dubai Hospital for Covid-19 patients, adding that nine cases benefited from the technology, specifically critical cases that cannot get a good amount of oxygen through ventilators.
All proceeds from the registrations of the annual walkathon will be contributed to Al Jalila Foundation towards diabetes research.
A first in the region, the 15th session of the International Society of Organ Donation and Procurement (ISODP) began on Thursday in Dubai under the auspices of Sheikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, Minister of Finance and President of the Dubai Health Authority.
The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) announced on Monday that it established a new medical isolation facility for positive and suspected COVID-19 cases as a precautionary and proactive measure, taken by the authority to tackle the virus.
There are two new COVID19 facilities in Dubai as another has reverted back to being a “non-COVID19 hospital” after having been certified “clean” by pertinent health authorities.
The generosity by the community members has made the Ramadan Food Package campaign a successful initiative as thousands of families were provided enough food items to celebrate the blessed month without any shortage of food during the COVID-19 pandemic in Dubai.
The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) revealed that 34,000 medical prescriptions, which included 270,000 types of medication and totalled 800,000 medicines, were delivered through its “Dawa’ee” free medicine home delivery service.