RAK Hospital Wins

It gives us the immense pleasure to announce that we have made it this year! RAK Hospital has been awarded the winner of the “Best Healing Environment Award” at the 2011 Hospital Build / Arab Health.

Our closest competitors for this award (top three out of about 40 entries) were,

Clemenceau Medical Center – Lebanon
H.H. Shaikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Hospital – UAE

The Best Healing Environment category is aimed at recognizing the best all round management of a facility in the Middle East, or those developed and/or funded by organizations in the Middle East, and which should be able to demonstrate how a considered approach to all elements, both physical and human, work together to ensure a strong healing environment. The award is focused on how the facility is managed to deliver the best healing environment through a combination of factors.

Evidence is based on the following:

  • Reducing length of stay (statistics)
  • Improving patient recovery times
  • Well-managed patient flow
  • Inpatient
  • Outpatient
  • Reducing waiting times
  • Decreasing levels of infection
  • Appropriate Staff to Patient ratios
  • Good Health & Safety record
A well managed Patient Nutrition programme and Catering process

The awards trophies for the Hospital Build Awards were presented by His Excellency Qadhi Saeed Al Murooshid, Director General of the Dubai Health Authority.

The award truly belongs to each and every member of the RAK Hospital Family who have contributed wholeheartedly to provide the Best Healing Environment to our patients. Thank you