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Philips, VPS Healthcare Sign 10-Year Agreement for Medical Record Solution
Albawaba
Filed on 2018-02-01 | Updated on 2018-02-20 12:07:56

Amsterdam, the Netherlands and Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, and VPS Healthcare, one of the Middle East’s largest healthcare groups, today announced the signing of a multi-year partnership agreement to install Philips Tasy EMR in VPS Healthcare hospitals and clinics throughout the United Arab Emirates, Oman and India. Tasy EMR is Philips’ next generation Electronic Medical Record (EMR) and care management solution, which addresses ...

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Second batch of 90 Yemenis arrive in India for treatment
Gulf News/Binsal Abdul Kader, Senior Reporter
Published: 2017-07-23

A second batch of Yemeni patients, who were seriously injured in various incidents in their war-torn country, arrived in ...

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Artificial limbs give Yemenis new lease of life.
Gulf News/Binsal Abdul Kader, Senior Reporter
Published: 2017-06-29

Patients from Yemen thank UAE for medical treatment in India that helped them return to normal life

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Despite serious injuries, they want to fight for Yemen
Binsal Abdul Kader, Senior Reporter
Published: 2017-07-27

Despite suffering serious injuries in life-threatening attacks, Yemenis recuperating at a Delhi hospital want to go back at the ...

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The era of more efficient and better health care is ahead of us
The National /Shamsheer Vayalil
Published: 2017-04-24

As the UAE establishes its development agenda and enables a new era for healthcare, we have an ...

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Eman Abdul Atti turns 37
SamihahZaman / Abu Dhabi
Filed on 2017-09-11 | Last updated on 2017-11-18 11:46:48

Eman Abdul Atti turns 37

Abu Dhabi: Surrounded by family and well-wishers, Eman Abdul Atti, once known as the world’s heaviest woman, ushered in her 37th birthday in the capital on Saturday.

Her mother and young niece flew down from Egypt for the celebrations at the Burjeel Hospital in Abu Dhabi, where Eman has been treated since May 4. They were joined by ShaimaSelim, Abdul Atti’s sister who is accompanying her during the treatment process. Gathering in a room ...

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Careem in bid to improve health for its drivers, keep roads safe
David Ndichu/Dubai
Filed on 2017-09-05 | Last updated on 2017-11-18 11:47:46

Careem in bid to improve health for its drivers, keep roads safe

Careem drivers are due for free annual health check-ups, thanks to a new initiative by the ride-hailing company in partnership with healthcare provider, VPS Healthcare.  

Careem wants to keep its “Captains” healthy and safe on the roads, the company said, looking to ensure early detection of major health issues through examination of vital signs and cholesterol levels.

Launched in 2012 in Dubai and now live in some 82 cities across 12 countries in ...

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Former heaviest woman’s wait for fresh air continues but ‘progress is being made’
Nick Webster/ Abu Dhabi
Filed on 2017-08-30 | Last updated on 2017-11-18 12:50:38

Former heaviest woman’s wait for fresh air continues but ‘progress is being made’

It has been 25 years since Eman Abd El Aty stepped outside to breathe natural air, away from the confines of her home or hospital ward.

Her ill health and weight of close to 500kg as a result of a genetic condition had confined her to the space within the four walls around her.

Almost four months on from when she arrived for rehabilitation at Burjeel Hospital in Abu Dhabi, the Egyptian was due to ...

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