Hotline: 1800 102 2007
Hotline: 1800 102 2007
Oct, 23 2017

UAE in co operation with Johnson and Johnson launches early diabetes detection program

The program targets all adult patients who have risk factors, such as obesity, high blood pressure, family history of diabetes and smoking

UAE in co operation with Johnson and Johnson launches early diabetes detection program

The Ministry of Health and Prevention of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has launched an early detection programme for diabetes throughout 10 of its primary health care centres in country.

UAE in co-operation with Johnson and Johnson, the move falls in line with the ministry's strategy to address non-communicable diseases and increase the effectiveness of following up on highly-vulnerable patients. Health centres covered by the new programme are located in Sharjah, Dubai, Ajman, Ras al-Khaimah, Fujairah

The programme targets all adult patients who have risk factors, such as obesity, high blood pressure, family history of diabetes and smoking, in addition to educating some 100 members of the nursing staff.

Haifa Hamad Fares, Head of the Ministry of Health and Prevention's Primary Health Care Programme Section, said “The ministry aims to use the awareness campaign, launched in March this year, to reach the largest segment of society, as part of its efforts to combat non-communicable diseases, especially diabetes. The move is aimed at improving the results of the national indicator of the proportion of the population with diabetes, as part of its strategy to provide comprehensive and integrated health care in innovative and sustainable ways.”

sharebtn
Comment
user
email
mobile
address
star
Related opportunities
  • About Us: An award-winning institution located in New Delhi’s Punjabi Bagh,..
    Locations looking for expansion New Delhi
    Establishment year 2008
    Franchising Launch Date 2019
    Investment size Rs. 20lac - 30lac
    Space required 3000
    Franchise Outlets -NA-
    Franchise Type Unit
    Headquater Delhi New Delhi
  • Mobile & Communication
    About Us: Reliable Accessories Pvt. Ltd. is a leading manufacturer and..
    Locations looking for expansion Delhi
    Establishment year 2008
    Franchising Launch Date 2008
    Investment size
    Space required 500
    Franchise Outlets -NA-
    Franchise Type -NA-
    Headquater New delhi Delhi
  • About  Us:  Hyper Supermarket is online grocery store chain which is operated..
    Locations looking for expansion Uttar pradesh
    Establishment year 2011
    Franchising Launch Date 2016
    Investment size Rs. 10lac - 20lac
    Space required 300
    Franchise Outlets -NA-
    Franchise Type Unit, Multiunit
    Headquater Noida Uttar pradesh
  • Electric Vehicles
    About Us: Gayatri Electric Vehicles are manufacturers and suppliers of a range..
    Locations looking for expansion Uttar pradesh
    Establishment year 2016
    Franchising Launch Date 2019
    Investment size
    Space required 750
    Franchise Outlets -NA-
    Franchise Type -NA-
    Headquater Noida Uttar pradesh
Insta-Subscribe to
Entrepreneur
Magazine
sme-80x109
For hassle free instant subscription, just give your number and email id and our customer care agent will get in touch with you
email
mobile
OR Click here to Subscribe Online
Daily Updates
Submit your email address to receive the latest updates on news & host of opportunities