City Centre Clinic Recognized for Global Healthcare Excellence

04 Nov 2014

Receives Gold Seal of Approval® from Joint Commission International

Dubai, United Arab Emirates:  Majid Al Futtaim Healthcare’s City Centre Clinic, a Daycare Surgery Centre designed to serve the primary healthcare needs of individuals and families in Dubai, has recently received the accreditation from the Joint Commission International (JCI) by granting City Centre Clinic the Gold Seal of Approval® which validates the quality of healthcare services it offers and confirms its compliance with global standards of excellence in healthcare.

JCI is a non-profit international organization that sets performance standards for healthcare providers, which once granted are equivalent to a gold standard in Europe and the US.  Holding a JCI accreditation acknowledges the dedication to deliver the highest quality care & patient safety, and it reiterates Majid Al Futtaim Healthcare’s commitment to best-in-class practices and adherence to the highest of international standards in healthcare and the continuous improvements in City Centre Clinic’s performance and the outcomes of patient care.

Omar Al Shunnar, CEO at Majid Al Futtaim – Healthcare, said:  “Receiving the Gold Seal of Approval® from JCI is a tremendous milestone and definitely a great moment for the centre.  As a relatively new Daycare Surgery Centre, being accredited at such an early stage reflects Majid Al Futtaim’s leadership and vision to create great moments in our industries of specialization. City Centre Clinic is committed to delivering quality service and strives to continuously improve its performance as well as share and learn best practices from organizations worldwide and this recognition is an attestation to the same.”

The assessment was conducted by a JCI representative, who flew in from the US. Every aspect of the clinic was audited, including facility management and safety, patient safety goals, infection control, access to care, quality improvement, information management, policies & procedures, processes, medical equipment, and many more.

As multi-specialty Daycare Surgery Centre, City Centre Clinic provides quality healthcare services to communities in the UAE, conveniently adjoined to City Centre Deira with areas of specialization that include: Cardiology, Dentistry, Dermatology , Ophthalmology, Dietetics, ENT (Ear, Nose and Throat), General Practice, Endocrinology, General & Laparoscopic Surgery, Gastroenterology, General Medicine, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Pediatrics, Plastic Surgery and Urology.

The Centre recently strengthened its Ophthalmology service delivery by establishing a new center of excellence for Ophthalmology and having on board a highly reputable and experienced medical team specialized in the diagnosis and treatment of a wide spectrum of Eye Disorders (for adults and pediatric patients) utilizing the latest world-class state of the art ophthalmic equipment and techniques.

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