Dubai, UAE: Mediclinic Middle East signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Fatima College of Health Sciences to facilitate academic collaboration and create learning and development opportunities for UAE Nationals. The MoU will pave the way for students enrolled in Nursing, Health Emergency (paramedics), Pharmacy, Radiography and Physiotherapy to experience on-the-job training in various Mediclinic facilities across the UAE.

Dr. Tarek Fathey, Chief Operating Office of Mediclinic East, said: “Mediclinic is committed to the employment of UAE Nationals by creating and fostering a workplace that supports up-skilling, career advancement and development. Partnerships with educational institutions such as Fatima College of Health Sciences creates an avenue for UAE Nationals to hone their clinical skills through the provision of patient-centric learning experiences under the supervision and guidance of clinical professionals at various Mediclinic facilities.”

Dr. Hamed Alneyadi, Senior Manager Executive Government Relations at, said: “We are honoured to announce the signing of this Memorandum of Understanding between Fatima College of Health Sciences and Mediclinic Middle East. This agreement is the bridge of new cooperation between the two parties to strengthen the strategic partnership that will facilitate the clinical placement of our students in various specialities in Mediclinic hospitals.

In addition, this agreement will include the exchange of experience in the field of healthcare, staff up-skill training, teaching and joint research. I am confident that we have the best partner in Mediclinic.”


About Mediclinic Middle East

Mediclinic Middle East is part of Mediclinic International, a private hospital group with three operating platforms in Southern Africa (South Africa and Namibia), Switzerland and the United Arab Emirates, and a 29.9% shareholding in Spire Healthcare, a UK-based healthcare group with 38 hospitals.

During February 2016, Mediclinic International combined with Al Noor Hospitals Group, with operations mainly in Abu Dhabi, to create an enlarged Mediclinic group. Mediclinic Middle East operates six hospitals and over 20 clinics with more than 700 inpatient beds in the United Arab Emirates.

Mediclinic puts science at the heart of its care approach, focusing on providing the best possible facilities with international-standard technology, backed-up by sound medical expertise and the empathy of its nursing staff. For further information about Mediclinic Middle East and its facilities visit


Arun Avamil

Mediclinic Middle East

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