Dubai: The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) and the Emirates Health Services (EHS) have been honored with the ISO 37301:2021 certification in compliance management systems, as well as the ISO 37001:2016 certification in anti-bribery management systems.
Speaking at occasion of receiving the awards from the officials of US-based W3 Solutions, Dr. Mohammed Salim Al Olama, MoHAP’s Under-Secretary and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the EHS, observed that the honor comes as part of the journey of excellence and continuous institutional development adopted by the Ministry in accordance with the highest international standards.
Dr. Al Olama further added that certifications affirm the efficiency of the Ministry’s performance and its aspiration to develop institutional performance, strengthen the concept of health sector governance to improve services and their sustainability, improve the quality of health services, apply effective governance standards and formulate health policies that achieve the dimensions of public health.
The MoHAP Under-Secretary highlighted the importance of using appropriate tools to measure the performance and governance of health systems, which leads to the protection of the patient and the medical and administrative team within an institutional framework governed by quality.
Meanwhile, Emirates Health Services (EHS) Director-General Dr. Yousef Mohammed Al Serkal congratulated the EHS personnel for this outstanding achievement and urged them to do their utmost to develop institutional work.
“This award is the result of the EHS’s relentless efforts to develop its performance efficiency and enhance its accomplishments in health care services,” Dr. Al Serkal remarked.