Princess Haya inaugurates Medcare women and children hospital

The first hospital in the UAE to be 90% staffed by women

Chairperson of Dubai Healthcare City Authority HRH Princess Haya Bint Al Hussein, wife of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE, and Ruler of Dubai, today inaugurated the Medcare Women & Children Hospital, a 100-bed, state-of-the-art hospital dedicated to women and children, and the first tertiary hospital in the UAE to be 90% staffed by women.


In attendance and accompanying HRH Princess Haya were HE Raja Al Gurg, Vice Chairperson, Dubai Healthcare City Authority Board of Directors; Ms. Nazeera Azad, Director, Medcare; Ziham Moopen, Director, Medcare; Dr. Shanila Laiju, Chief Operations Officer at Medcare and Alisha Moopen, Executive Director & CEO – Medcare & Aster, GCC.


As part of the visit, HRH Princess Haya officially inaugurated the hospital with an unveiling of a commemorative plaque, and was given a tour of the new facility where She walked through the Pediatrics department, viewing treatment and...Read more...