Search DubaiPRNetwork.com

Home >> Healthcare & Medicine

Al Qutami ensures preparedness of DHA health facilities ahead of Eid holidays

Wednesday, June 13, 2018/ Editor -  

Share

Home >> Healthcare & Medicine
  • DHA announces timings of health facilities during Eid Al Fitr holidays
United Arab Emirates, Dubai, June 13, 2018:  His Excellency Humaid Al Qutami, Director-General of the Dubai Health Authority (DHA) has discussed preparedness of DHA facilities with top officials to ensure smooth delivery of health services during the Eid Al Fitr holidays.
 
Additionally, he visited today Rashid Hospital’s Trauma and Emergency Centre to discuss health service delivery during the holidays.
 
Al Qutami was briefed about the round-the-clock shift system and other processes that have been implemented to provide patients with high-quality care.
Al Qutami highlighted that DHA staff are aware of their humanitarian duties and he thanked the staff for their dedication. 
 
Al Qutami conveyed Eid Al Fitr greetings to President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan; His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai; and His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, Their Highnesses , Rulers of Emirates and Members of Supreme Council.
 
During the visit to Rashid Hospital, Al Qutami was accompanied by Dr Younis Kazim, CEO of Dubai Healthcare Corporation, Dr Fahd Baslaib, CEO of Rashid Hospital, Dr Mansour Nadhari, Medical Director of Rashid Hospital, Dr Moin Fikree, Medical Director of Trauma Centre and Dr Sara Kazim, Head of Emergency Section at Rashid Hospital.
 
The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) announced the working hours for all DHA hospitals, DHA administration, primary and specialist health centres and medical fitness centres during the Eid Al Fitr Holidays.
 
Timing of DHA hospitals: Hospitals and health centres will work as per shift timings and medical practitioners will be on call to ensure work continues as usual.
The emergency departments of all DHA hospitals- Rashid, Latifa, Dubai and Hatta will be functional round-the-clock on all days.
 
The Paediatric Walk-In Clinics at Latifa Hospital will operate as usual during weekends and public holidays.
 
Specialist clinics across the hospitals will remain closed.
 
Hatta Hospital family medical clinics will be open from 9 am to 7 pm on 14th June. On 15 to 17th, the clinics will be open from 7:30 am to 9 pm.
 
Timings of primary healthcare centres: 
 
Al Barsha, Nad Al Hamar and Seniors’ Happiness Centre will function 24 hours on all days.
Al Lusaily centre will be open on 17th June from 8 am to 3 pm.
All other primary healthcare centres will be closed during the public holidays.
 
Medical Fitness Centres:
Medical Fitness Centres will be closed from 14th to 17th June. 
Specialised healthcare centres:
 
Dubai Diabetes Centre, Thalassemia Centre and Dubai Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation Centre will remain closed from 14th to 17th June. 
 
The Dubai Gynaecology and Fertility Centre will remain closed from 14th to 17th June; however, ultrasound services will be available on 17th June from 7:30 am to 14:30 pm. 
 
Customers may call the DHA hotline number 800 342 for more information. 
 
The DHA wishes you and your family Eid Mubarak! 

Previous in Healthcare & Medicine

Next in Healthcare & Medicine


Home >> Healthcare & Medicine Section

Latest Press Release

GEMS Education schools partner with Dubai Cares to raise AED 500,000 for charity

Joyalukkas Exchange opens branches in 3 new locations in Kuwait

METROPOLITAN INSIGNIA CLUTCH Fall Winter 2019 Evening Collection

Child Obesity and Plastic Pollution, How Parents and Schools can Fight Both Ba ...

Le Confort, The New Footwear Trend in the Middle East

ADU celebrates another year of success following 2020 QS World University Rankin ...

Sneaky Ways to Keep Your Kids Learning at Home

du Transforms 5G Experience with Middle East's First Video Call Over LTE & 5G

Etihad Airways Prepares to Launch Seasonal Flights to Alexandria, Egypt

Malabar Gold & Diamonds launched their new Diamond Jewellery collection named ‘D ...

Dubai Customs honors top performers in 3rd monthly client recognition ceremony

Shop. Win. Cruise. At Deerfields Mall this Summer

Dubai Tourism Launches Hotel Emission Analysis Report

2XL Furniture & Home Décor Announces Opening of the Revamped 2XL Store in Uptow ...

Young UAE Karting Star Rashid Al Dhaheri Achieves podium finish in Lonato, Italy

Star Alliance members, Turkish Airlines and LOT Polish Airlines expanded their c ...

MOTIONGATE™ Dubai launches attractive Summer Pass for UAE residents

Witness an all-new PJ Masks show at Kids Rock Festival for the first time ever i ...

Search is on for “voices of Future Generations” Highlighting Children's Rights a ...

Ras Al Khaimah seeks to educate its youth through Artificial Intelligence projec ...