Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Dubai Health Authority and Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital & Medical Research Institute (KDAH) recently signed a MOU to collaborate in key areas of healthcare.
The MOU was signed by His Excellency Humaid Al Qutami, Director-General of the Dubai Health Authority and Dr Santosh Shetty,CEO and Executive Director, KDAH in Mumbai during the DHA delegation’s recent visit to India.
The MOU envisages cooperation and sharing of advanced knowledge protocols to strengthen expertise in various aspects of healthcare. The MOU will facilitate knowledge transfer and collaboration in key areas of healthcare and facilitate better healthcare services to the communities.
His Excellency Humaid Al Qutami, Director-General, Dubai Health Authority headed the delegation that was on an official visit to India. During their visit to the KokilabenDhirubhaiAmbani Hospital & Medical Research Institute in Mumbai, they were presented an overview of the specialties available across 15 centres of excellence of the hospital especially in the areas of Neuro sciences, Oncology, Advanced Robotic Surgeries ,Organ Transplant centre, Children’s Heart centre and Neuro Rehabilitation Centre by Dr Santosh Shetty, CEO & ED, KDAH.
His Excellency Humaid Al Qutami said, “The provision of high-quality healthcare across the complete spectrum of care continuum for our community members and visitors is a core priority of the Dubai Health Authority. We aim to provide patient centric care, which is both affordable and accessible. Collaborations such as this one with leading healthcare institutes in the world helps us achieve our vision. We are also focused on healthcare technologies and medical education to keep up-to-date with the latest developments in the field of medicine.”
Dr Santosh Shetty, CEO and Executive Director, KDAH said, “It’s a proud moment for us to offer the people of UAE, the advanced healthcare knowledge protocol that KDAH has developed over the years, with the Dubai Health Authority. This will help save lives and strengthen healthcare services and medical education in both the countries. The collaboration will enrich our relationship with the ethos of KDAH that ‘every life matters’.”
The Dubai Health Authority delegation was appraised with the model adopted by KDAH, which focused on the finest medical professionals and a full-time specialist system (FTSS).
Dr Santosh Shetty also gave the delegation an overview of the 15 Centres of Excellence, 27 Specialty Departments and 25 Super Speciality clinics with best-in-class diagnostic and surgical solutions, backed by the latest equipment with cutting-edge technology to successfully treat complex health conditions across the board.
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