September marked the official inauguration of King’s College Hospital London’s (KCH) new Medical Centre in Jumeirah. The new facility of the London-based, world-renowned teaching hospital, is set to deliver world-leading expertise and enhanced patient journeys across more than ten specialties including paediatrics, fetal medicine, diabetes, and endocrinology.
The inauguration was attended by high-level executives and VIP dignitaries including, H.E. Humaid Al Qutami, Chairman of the Board and Director-General of the Dubai Health Authority; and representatives from KCH UAE’s three joint venture investors; H.E. Ahmed H. Al Tayer, Chairman of KCH UAE; Khalid Bin Kalban, Managing Director and CEO of Dubai Investments PJSC; and Ahsan Ali, Head of Business Operations and Healthcare, Ashmore Group Plc.
“There is nothing more important to us than our patients’ needs and supporting the UAE’s impressive healthcare vision of providing access to quality healthcare through a best in class primary, secondary and tertiary care network of facilities. That is why we’ve brought over 175 years of King’s experience and our unique evidence based healthcare approach to the UAE. Working in close collaboration with an extensive care network, our dedicated team of healthcare professionals will provide the very best of British end-to-end healthcare, across a range of disciplines. Helping to not only service the needs of the community but also further our ambitions to be the local healthcare provider of choice,” Neil Buckley, CEO KCH UAE said at the launch.
Source: King’s College Hospital London’