Al Zahra Hospital in Dubai Bags The UAE’s Distinguished Hospital, Distinguished Executive and Distinguished Woman in Healthcare Awards at the 2018 Annual Health Awards Event
Winners of the second edition of the Annual Health Awards were awarded at a star-studded gala event at the Grand Hyatt Dubai on Monday, February 26, 2018. Jointly organized by Dubai Health Authority (DHA) and HEALTH Magazine, the event – the region’s biggest and most comprehensive annual awards for the healthcare sector – brought together 1000+ people in attendance including government officials, healthcare leaders and professionals from the public/private sectors, Arab and Bollywood celebrities as well as awardees and their friends and relatives.
His Excellency Humaid Al Qutami, Chairman of the Board and Director-General of the DHA presented the Awards to 35 winners in 23 categories including private and public sector organizations and individuals – for their pioneering roles in shaping the healthcare industry of the region.
Recognizing its strive for excellence in healthcare, community contribution, outstanding clinical outcomes and unique patient experience, Al Zahra Hospital in Dubai (AZHD) was honored with the UAE’s Distinguished Hospital Award. Dr. Mohaymen Abdelghany the Chief Executive Officer of AZHD was honored with the UAE’s Distinguished Executive in Healthcare Award for leading and guiding the development and growth of one the finest healthcare institutions across the UAE. And Ms. Mervat Mansour the Quality & Patent Safety Director of AZHD was honored with the UAE’s Distinguished Woman in Healthcare Award for her role with AZHD team in getting accreditation for several AZHD Centers of Excellence.
Commenting on the awards, Dr. Mohaymen Abdelghany, CEO of Al Zahra Hospital and Medical Center in Dubai said, “We are delighted to be recognized for our outstanding performance with these prestigious awards. Our established, specialized and accredited centers of excellence such as the Center of Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery and the Center for Bariatric and Metabolic Surgery along with our ongoing efforts to establish centers of excellence in advanced orthopedics, cancer care, and advanced gastroenterology contributed much to this achievement. We will continue to be on the forefront of tertiary healthcare services in the UAE and the GCC with AZHD team’s dedicated efforts and our board support to make our dream of becoming the leader in clinical outcomes, patient experience and build the trust within the region come true.”