The Ministry of Health and Prevention has publicized that the Al Qassimi Hospital in Sharjah was recently awarded an international accreditation by the Joint Commission International (JCI) after passing the rigorous assessments used to classify global institutions providing high-quality patient care. The JCI team led field visits to the hospital to evaluate its implementation of processes and procedures based on the internationally recognized standards for medical institutions. The award comes at a time where the UAE continues to maintain its number 1 ranking globally in terms of the highest number of accredited health institutions.
H.E. Abdul Rahman Bin Mohamed Al Owais, Minister of Health and Prevention, said that the international recognition bestowed on the hospital is a major boost to the country’s efforts to become globally competitive and sustain a leading position in the international health industry as per the vision of the UAE leaders.