Ministry of Health obtains GC-Mark Certification in knowledge management

The Ministry has also obtained the ISO 21001:2018 for the management of educational organizations

  
Ministry of Health obtains GC-Mark Certification in knowledge management

Adding yet another feather to its glowing cap, the Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) has recently been awarded the Global Conformity Mark (GC-Mark) for knowledge management, achieving the platinum category which is the highest level of certification.

The Ministry has also obtained the ISO 21001:2018 for the management of educational organizations, and the ISO 10015:2019 for quality management guidelines for competence management and people development.

Following a rigorous assessment conducted by a multi-disciplinary team of DQS (one of the leading certification bodies for management systems worldwide) and IQNet Association assessors, H.E Dr. Youssif Al Serkal, Director-General of the Emirates Health Services Establishment, received the GC-Mark Certificate “Knowledge Management” and the ISO Certifications, in the presence of Saqr Alhemeiri, Director of Training & Development Center and Chief Innovation Officer.

Innovation-stimulating environment

Commenting on the achievement, Dr. Youssif Al Serkal underlined that such prestigious accreditations clearly reflect the ministry’s commitment to improving the quality of healthcare services while adhering to international quality standards. This is part of the ministry’s relentless efforts to become a sustainable and innovative institution by developing its innovation and knowledge system, qualifying the healthcare staff to achieve the strategic objectives, and enhancing the state’s health field competitiveness, in line with the directives of the wise leadership and the UAE Centennial 2071.

Dr. Al Serkal pointed to the importance of obtaining such an award as the world’s first government entity to get this certification in knowledge management, which coincided with the UAE Reading Month. This underlines the ministry’s commitment to creating an innovation-stimulating institutional environment and instilling the culture of knowledge and innovation in the institutional workplace. To that end, the ministry provides world-class training services and internationally certified sources in training and knowledge, builds smart learning systems that keep pace with the evolving needs, and fostering relevant local and international partnerships.

World-class training programs

Saqr Alhemeiri said: “This achievement underlines the ministry’s keenness to apply the highest international practices in training and qualifying the medical and administrative cadres and getting the most out of state-of-the-art infrastructure and most effective training techniques.”

He added: “This would help enhance the efficiency and quality of the performance of the medical, nursing, and administrative staff, as well as advance healthcare service in hospitals, health centers, and customer happiness centers.”

Alhemeiri touched on the importance of the ISO Certification in motivating the staff in the Training & Development Centre to put forward creative ideas that support the institutional and health work as cement the knowledge management, especially in the field of innovating training tools and practices based on the latest relevant technologies and systems.

Send us your press releases to pressrelease.zawya@refinitiv.com

© Press Release 2021

Disclaimer: The contents of this press release was provided from an external third party provider. This website is not responsible for, and does not control, such external content. This content is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis and has not been edited in any way. Neither this website nor our affiliates guarantee the accuracy of or endorse the views or opinions expressed in this press release.

The press release is provided for informational purposes only. The content does not provide tax, legal or investment advice or opinion regarding the suitability, value or profitability of any particular security, portfolio or investment strategy. Neither this website nor our affiliates shall be liable for any errors or inaccuracies in the content, or for any actions taken by you in reliance thereon. You expressly agree that your use of the information within this article is at your sole risk.

To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, this website, its parent company, its subsidiaries, its affiliates and the respective shareholders, directors, officers, employees, agents, advertisers, content providers and licensors will not be liable (jointly or severally) to you for any direct, indirect, consequential, special, incidental, punitive or exemplary damages, including without limitation, lost profits, lost savings and lost revenues, whether in negligence, tort, contract or any other theory of liability, even if the parties have been advised of the possibility or could have foreseen any such damages.

More From Press Releases