Global Hawk Imaging & Diagnostics (GHID), the premium healthcare arm of UAE based multinational conglomerate Mulk Holdings, has launched its second state-of-the-art Centre in Jumeirah, Dubai. Built at an investment of AED 25 million, GHID Jumeirah with 7-star ambience is termed as one of the largest of its kind facility in the Middle East.
The Centre will enable tele-radiology services to help patients benefit from a huge bank of knowledge and expertise, provided by top of the line radiology specialists and sub-specialists from leading medical institutions around the globe.
His Highness Sheikh Dr. Majid Bin Saeed Rashid Al Nuaimi- Director General of Ajman Ruler’s Office and patron of Mulk Group, inaugurated the Centre in the presence of His Excellency TP Seetharam- Indian Ambassador to the UAE; Dr. Shafi Ul Mulk- Director of GHID and Mulk Healthcare Division; Mr. Shaji Ul Mulk- Chairman of Mulk Holdings; Dr. Yasmeen Ul Mulk- Female Imaging & Fetal Medicine Expert; and other dignitaries.
GHID Jumeirah is the second branch of Global Hawk Imaging & Diagnostics- the region’s one of the biggest private multi-disciplinary referral diagnostics facilities- unveiled in Dubai in 2011. With in-house Tele-radiology service providers under the umbrella of Global hawk Telemedicine, GHID is the region’s only ‘twin concept’ diagnostic service provider, and the UAE’s only Tele-radiology solutions provider, approved by Dubai Health Authority (DHA). Mulk Holdings and its Joint Venture partners own and manage a group of 19 companies having diversified business interests spread globally across 48 countries. The Group forayed into the healthcare sector in 2011.
Located in Umm Suqueim-1 and proximate to Burj Arab Hotel on Jumeirah Beach Road, the second GHID Centre will provide genuine personalised attention with compassion and care to the patients, exercising the highest international standards. Spanning over 14,000 sqft along the serenity of Jumeirah beach, the Centre is equipped with the latest digital era medical technologies in the field of radiology and imaging modalities.
Commenting on the launch of the Centre, Dr. Shafi Ul Mulk – Director of GHID and Mulk Healthcare Division, said, “We are extremely happy to announce opening of the GHID Centre in Jumeirah, expanding the footprint of our premium healthcare model and the region’s pioneer tele-radiology services to other parts of the UAE and beyond. This is a dream project, envisioned after the successful launch of GHID-Deira three years ago. Our dedicated health care service model has been recognized by the medical fraternity in the UAE and abroad.”
“We have set up the facility in-line with the modern healthcare requirements of the patients in the UAE, and in anticipation of their future needs. GHID functions on 24/7 reporting modules, facilitated by an in-house video conferencing virtually collaborating for expert opinions from a panel of the world’s finest medical experts and specialist radiologists, who provide a wide range of advanced diagnostic services under the umbrella of Global Hawk Telemedicine and Tele-radiology division. This facilitates faster decision-making at GHID,” he added.
Commenting on the expansion of Mulk Healthcare division, Mr. Shaji Ul Mulk- Chairman of Mulk Holdings, said, “The overall success of GHID has reinforced our vision of emerging as one of the major healthcare providers in the region. We are implementing an ambitious healthcare investment plan at an estimated AED 250 million in the next three to five years. This will see setting up a full-fledged, 75-bed capacity multi-specialty Mulk Hospital in the UAE; and rolling out 10 additional GHID Centres across the GCC and North African region. The chain of GHID will have a total of 12 premium facilities.”
“Mulk Group has been recognized globally for showcasing significant growth of its sustainable business model in a cross section of industries. We are strengthening our investment in the Gulf’s healthcare industry, which has been witnessing a strong growth, especially in the private sector. We are extremely grateful to the visionary Rulers, Government entities and the local community in the UAE for extending their support and encouragement to us,” he added.
Dr. Yasmeen Ul Mulk- Female Imaging & Fetal Medicine Expert at GHID, said, “We are extremely happy to continue our leadership in diagnostic and tele-radiology services in Dubai’s healthcare landscape with the launch GHID Centre in Jumeirah. We offer advanced levels of diagnosis, in addition to featuring innovative tele-radiology solutions, linked up with an expert panel of Sub Specialist Radiologists from some of the top brand institutions in Europe and USA in order to provide cross consultations and referrals.”
“This region is experiencing very high incidences of breast cancers and fetal abnormalities, so it’s very crucial to detect such issues at the earliest stage and reduce the morbidity in order to increase the chances of better quality and healthy life. We provide specialty and super-specialty diagnosis utilizing the most advanced medical technology available, and sourcing the world’s best equipment for the benefit of patients in this part of the world,” she added.
Dr. Mulk further said, “We are strengthening our growth strategies for GHID Centres and Mulk Healthcare division in order to cater to the medical tourism sector in the UAE and beyond. The region’s healthcare infra-development, mainly driven by the private sector, has been witnessing significant growth for the past couple of years with aggressive plans to rapidly expand the reach of services. The recent implementation of mandatory medical insurance policy in Dubai would help the sector expand, providing all residents access to full health care services. With our plan to develop the 75-bed multi-specialty Mulk Hospital and additional GHID Centres and pharmacies, we will be capable to fill the gap of medical service delivery and play a greater role in the UAE’s healthcare sector, as the country is emerging as a regional medical tourism hub.”
GHID offers Digital Mammography, MRI & 4D Color Dopper Ultrasound services for the most accurate oncology checks, early detection of breast pathology and fetal anomalies, a Digital Bone Densitometer for efficient osteoporosis assessment, in addition to digital lab facilities, full on-site pathology lab, and conventional radiology and ultrasound facilities.
The advanced line of equipment includes an Open MRI, 16 Slice CT Scanner for general body scan, 64 Dual Cardiac CT Scanner for fast and accurate diagnosis of cardiac problems and emergency cases. This modality is considered to be the best non-invasive test to rule out coronary heart diseases like degree of arterial blockage, calcium score, etc. to prevent sudden onset of heart attack.
With its high-end infrastructure, cutting edge technology and intellectual partnerships with global medical establishments, GHID and its Global Hawk Telemedicine service have recently been nominated for an International Business excellence award from Geneva, Switzerland for quality, innovation and performance.
About Global Hawk Imaging & Diagnostics
Global Hawk Imaging & Diagnostics is the premium healthcare arm of the UAE based multinational conglomerate Mulk Holdings. It is the lead project of an elite chain of diagnostic and imaging centers proposed to be spread across GCC and South East Asian countries. The Centres are operational under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Majid Saeed Rashid Al Nuaimi, Director General of Ajman Ruler’s Office; and business partner of GHID and Mulk Holdings.
GHID provides state-of-art, high quality diagnostic imaging services and patient-centered care. It is our goal to be a dedicated imaging resource and research centre that serves as a gateway to expertise diagnostic opinion and streamline management and investigative recommendations – a vital requisite in the current medical environment. We strive to exceed your expectations by providing a relaxed ambience with congenial & caring staff that brings together the expert skill & excellent care that patients deserve.
At GHID, patients are assured of receiving point to point individual care, attention and support throughout their visits to the centre. GHID has evolved on the unique concept of one-stop radiology service facilitated with the expertise of Global Hawk Telemedicine, the pioneering and the UAE only Tele-radiology Service Provider, recognized by DHA. Sub-Speciality consultations are offered by a panel of highly skilled radiologists from American & UK board certified radiologists and consultants who cover a range of areas such as PET/CT, Neuroradiology, Musculoskeletal, Cardiac, Breast, Oncological, Abdominal, Thoracic and Coronary CTA Imaging.
Specialty Services offered at GHID include Open MRI, 16 Slice CT SCAN, General Digital Radiography, 4D Ultrasound / Doppler; Fetal Imaging, CAD Mammography, Bone Densitometry and Digital OPG; in addition to laboratory services like Pathology, Histopathology, Microbiology, Immunology, and Biochemistry. For more details, please log on to www.globalhawktelemedicine.com