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Saudi Arabia To Secure Coronavirus Vaccine Only After Ensuring Safety: Health Minister
Healthcare | Tuesday 20 October, 2020 12:02 am
Saudi Arabia is keen to secure the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine as soon as it is fully assured of its safety and effectiveness, said Minister of Health Dr. Tawfiq Al-Rabiah on Monday.“The Kingdom is following with utmost keenness on the coronavirus vaccine research that is taking place in ...
Furthering its fight against the pandemic, Rizek becomes the first super app to bring PCR services to the doorsteps of UAE users
Healthcare | Monday 19 October, 2020 10:56 am
Rizek, one of the fastest growing Abu Dhabi-based start-ups, which is the first ‘super app’ for on-demand home services in the country, has become the first company in the Middle East region to add at-home PCR (polymerase chain reaction) test services to its offerings. This...
Foap Launches Smart Joint “Aman” Award To Stimulate Innovation Among Youth
Healthcare | Sunday 18 October, 2020 2:06 am
The Friends of Arthritis Patients Society, FOAP, of the Health Promotion Department at the Supreme Council for Family Affairs (SCFA) has recently launched the Smart Joint (Aman) Award, as part of the initiatives and events held in conjunction with the World Arthritis Day which is observed on...
Saudi Arabia Sees 472 Covid-19 Cases As Recoveries Outpace New Infections
Healthcare | Friday 16 October, 2020 1:30 am
Saudi Arabia on Thursday registered 472 new coronavirus cases over the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of confirmed infections in the Kingdom to 341,062, according to a statement from the Ministry of Health.According to the ministry, 19 more died over the past 24 hours from complications...
Saudi Health Ministry’s 937 Call Center Gets Over 20Mn Service Requests In 2020
Healthcare | Friday 16 October, 2020 1:00 am
Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Health’s 937 call center has received more than 20 million calls since the beginning of the current year, Saudi Press Agency reported on Thursday citing a statement from the ministry.The ministry stated that its call center provided unlimited services during this...
National Cybersecurity Authority Issues Cloud Cybersecurity Controls
Healthcare | Friday 16 October, 2020 12:20 am
The National Cybersecurity Authority (NCA) has issued the Cloud Cybersecurity Controls (CCC -1:2020) document as an extension to the application of its Essential Cybersecurity Controls 2018 (ECC 2018).The CCC-1:2020 is intended to reduce cybersecurity risks for both cloud service providers and...
Younger Saudi Healthcare Professionals Are Enthusiastic Adopters Of New Technology, According To The Future Health Index 2020 Report, Conducted By Philips
Healthcare | Friday 16 October, 2020 12:00 am
Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, has published its Future Health Index (FHI) 2020 report: ‘The age of opportunity: Empowering the next generation to transform healthcare.’ The report is the first large-scale survey of the younger healthcare...
The First Batch Of 50 Trained Covid-19
Healthcare | Wednesday 14 October, 2020 1:10 am
– Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Gulf Medical University, specializing in medical education, has yet again demonstrated its student’s engagement initiative and commitment to save the community. The university recently concluded a training program...
Coronavirus Cases Continue To Drop; Recoveries On Uptick
Healthcare | Tuesday 13 October, 2020 1:04 am
The daily coronavirus cases in Saudi Arabia continued to drop, with 323 new infections reported on Sunday, according to a statement from the Ministry of Health.The ministry also announced 25 more deaths from complications caused by COVID-19 over the past 24 hours.This brings the total number of...
Saudi Arabia Launches ‘Make It Green’ Campaign To Plant 10 Million Trees
Healthcare | Monday 12 October, 2020 12:28 am
Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Environment, Water and Agriculture launched the “Let's make it green” campaign on Saturday - an initiative aimed at planting 10 million trees across the Kingdom.Over the next six months, trees will be planted in approximately165 sites to tackle...