State-of-the-art Dialysis Centre, Soon to Rise in UAE

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The construction of the Sheikh Khalifa Medical City (SKMC) Dialysis centre is about to State-of-the-art Dialysis Centre, Soon to Rise in UAEhappen ad Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (SEHA) and Abu Dhabi General Services Company made the confirmation announcement of the project this week.
The capital city will be the home for the soon Dh103million state-of-the-art dialysis centre which building work will start after the project wins approval from the Executive Committee of the Abu Dhabi Executive Council, and after the adoption of a budget for design and implementation.
New 66 kidney dialysis units to cater renal failure patients with the latest medical technologies and devices will be present on the new SKMC Dialysis Center to support the specification of world-class medical care, as well as covering the needs of the expected increase in population in coming years.
At present, the city needs 67 kidney dialysis units but only 42 are available that’s why the construction of the SKMC dialysis centre will back up the current demand.
The new facility will also bolster other dialysis centres operating in the emirate, including Al Mafraq Dialysis Centre, which has 66 units, and Tawam Dialysis Centre, with 99 units.
SKMC Dialysis Center has a total surface area of 10,057 square metres, while 6,276 square meters will be devoted to infrastructure and parks.
Future projects of SEHA includes building, replacement and renovation of about 23 medical centres by 2018 and the provision of healthcare services to Abu Dhabi residents in accordance with the highest international standards.