On 2 February 2020, the Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) of the UAE, along with the Ministry of Presidential Affairs, Dubai Healthcare City and other healthcare agencies unveiled a digital healthcare data storage platform. The platform will be used to store data for the health sector, right from the government and private facilities to the storage of drug details.
As reported by Emirates News Agency, the project is aimed at boosting the services of MoHAP and the other partner authorities. The project has leveraged cutting-edge technologies including AI and blockchain, and high-end equipment to bring about the paradigm shift in storing data and dispensing digital health services. This will help in providing better access to refined search results for health facilities, along with the respective licensed medical professionals and technicians and their proficiency.
Dr Amin Hussain Al Amiri, Assistant Undersecretary for Public Health Policy and the Licensing Sector at MoHAP, stated:
“This innovative platform comes as part of MoHAP’s strategy to develop smart systems and provide the best smart electronic services, to achieve customer happiness and implement the standards of the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority and smart government enablers.”
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