HCT Fujairah has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Al Sharq Healthcare/Al Sharq Hospital, which will allow for mutual cooperation between the two institutions and exchange of expertise and services including use of a nurse on campus.
The MoU was signed by H.E. Sheikh Hamad Bin Saleh Al Sharqi, Chairman of Al Sharq Healthcare, and Mr. Brian Keenan, Associate Director, HCT-Fujairah. The signing was attended by a number of department chairs and supervisors at Al Sharq Healthcare, Al Sharq Hospital and HCT-Fujairah.
This partnership will enable HCT Fujairah to use the medical expertise of Al Sharq Healthcare in order to address the daily healthcare related matter of students as well as to promote a healthy lifestyle through expert advices, presentations, and consultations where a full time nurse from Al Sharq Healthcare will be placed at the Women’s College to run theHealth & WellnessCenter.
Also part of the MoU states that HCT will offer seminars through faculty to Al Sharq Healthcare staff members in predefined topics.
On this occasion H.E. Sheikh Hamad Bin Saleh Al Sharqi, Al Sharq Healthcare Chairman said: “Al Sharq Healthcare/Al Sharq Hospital is highly committed to bring latest and advanced facilities and qualified staff to provide cost effective and quality healthcare services of Int’l Std. to the entire East Coast community.”
Brian Keenan, Assistant Director, Higher Colleges of Technology – Fujairah said: “HCT Fujairah looks forward to partnering with Al-Sharq Healthcare to produce healthcare professionals for the East Coast and to raise awareness among our students about the benefits of healthy living. The federal government has designated the east coast as a region of strategic importance and has planned extensive economic development over the next decade. It is important the elements such as education, telecommunications, the infrastructure and healthcare are upgraded to support this development.”
About Al Sharq Healthcare:
Al Sharq Healthcare is a division of Fujairah National Group (FNG), managing its various healthcare subsidiaries to provide comprehensive and quality healthcare to the entire community. Established in 1994, Al Sharq Healthcare was initially catering healthcare requirements of the residence ofFujairah. Over these years, focused on meeting & exceeding the patient’s healthcare expectations by providing best consulting service and operational healthcare expertise, today the group distinguished as the most trusted healthcare facility in the Eastern region of the UAE.
Al Sharq Healthcare currently owns a 100 bed Multi Speciality Hospital of Int’l Std., 5 Medical Centers under the common brand name of Al Sharq Medical Centre, 4 Pharmacies, Homecare Services and 2 Clinics and a Medicine Store under Marine Medical Division. By the commencement of the Al Sharq Hospital, the group’s geographical healthcare periphery has been redefined up to International levels by assuring quality and comprehensive care to the world community.