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Boehringer Ingelheim Launches New Arabic Website to Support Patients Living with Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis in the Region
Healthcare | Friday 18 September, 2020 3:21 am
To mark Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF) Awareness Week, which this year falls on September 14-22, Boehringer Ingelheim, one of the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies, has launched a new Arabic website to support patients living with the condition in the region. Incorporating the Arabic...
Saudi food authority reports 1,551 violations in one month
Healthcare | Monday 14 September, 2020 9:16 am
In August, 6,638 visits were completed by the Saudi Food and Drug Authority (SFDA) in the Kingdom, including 3,467 in food establishments, 1,120 in pharmaceutical establishments, 748 in medical device facilities, 462 in feed facilities, 572 in beauty facilities and 269 in pesticide facilities.The...
SFDA to boost competition between restaurants and cafes to provide healthy meals
Healthcare | Sunday 13 September, 2020 9:56 am
Saudi Gazette report The Saudi Food and Drug Authority (SFDA) is working in cooperation with the Ministry of Municipal and Rural Affairs (MMRA) to raise the public health of community members by promoting and enhancing competition between food outlets such as restaurants, cafes and electronic...
Saudi health professionals can apply online for license test
Healthcare | Sunday 6 September, 2020 12:23 pm
The Saudi Commission for Health Specialties (SCFHS) is accepting applications for professional practice license test online via the “Mumaris Plus” application available on its website. The initiative has been launched to do away with the traditional methods to save time and resources and...
740,000 Medical Services Offered Through Bupa Arabia’s Tebtom Program
Healthcare | Tuesday 25 August, 2020 7:48 am
Bupa Arabia offered 740,000 medical services through its pioneering Tebtom program in the first half of 2020, according to Mohamed El Missaoui, Chief Operating Officer at Bupa Arabia. El Missaoui said: “The Tebtom program was designed to offer a set of unique healthcare services that...
Boehringer Ingelheim Saudi Arabia Hosts Virtual Summit on the Latest Updates in Diabetes, Cardio-Metabolism, Respiratory Diseases and Stroke Management
Healthcare | Monday 24 August, 2020 10:52 am
Boehringer Ingelheim brought together 3,000 healthcare professionals in Saudi Arabia this week to a virtual deep dive into the latest evidence-based updates in the therapeutic areas of diabetes, cardio-metabolism, respiratory diseases, and stroke management. The online summit, organized...
Healthcare Facilities Among The Buildings Seeing The Biggest Changes As A Result Of Covid-19 Pandemic
Healthcare | Saturday 22 August, 2020 4:51 am
While the global COVID-19 pandemic overwhelmed almost every industry sector, the healthcare field in particular learned some valuable lessons for the future. For example, less than 20% of public hospitals in Australia were equipped with the specialized Intensive Care Units (ICU) required for caring ...
KSA on Emerging Markets List for Digital Diagnostics Following Landmark Healthcare Autonomous AI Acquisition of 3Derm Systems, Inc.
Healthcare | Friday 21 August, 2020 3:10 am
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) has been dubbed a key “emerging market” for autonomous AI healthcare solutions by Digital Diagnostics Inc., a pioneering global healthcare autonomous artificial intelligence (AI) company, formerly known as IDx, which has acquired 3Derm Systems Inc. of Boston,...
Saudi ministry’s medical unit tops drugs survey
Healthcare | Sunday 16 August, 2020 2:59 am
The Saudi Ministry of Interior’s General Administration of Medical Services topped the July 2020 list released by the Saudi Food and Drug Authority for hospitals and health centers that first reported drug side effects. A total of 507 reports were submitted by General Administration of...
Riyadh Declaration
Healthcare | Friday 14 August, 2020 3:13 pm
The "Riyadh Declaration" issued by the Riyadh Global Digital Health Summit has outlined an effective practical plan that would enable health care systems around the world to cope with epidemics.The Riyadh Declaration included basic ideas and recommendations prepared during the summit by a number of ...