But first you need a health card number which you can get by visiting www.dha.gov.ae.
The Health Card number is your user ID, while the password is provided by DHA after verifying your credentials.
"A health card number is essential to get started." (See box).
Bajaj Allianz General Insurance has tied up with three second opinion service providers under which its customers would only have to quote their health card number
to avail the service free of cost.
At any DHA facility patients have a single ID which is a health card number
. This app allows for all patient data to be consolidated in one place.
"The health card number
works as a file number of all DHA hospitals," a spokesperson said.
Participants also provided their health card number, which was scrambled to anonymously link their questionnaire responses to the administrative data.
All participants gave written informed consent to be included and for linkage of their questionnaire responses to administrative data via their health card number.
The database, which requires diabetics in the UAE to register, is incomplete as officials had problems classifying patients - be it through their health card numbers
, birth dates or names.
Summary: Patients will register using their health card numbers
and connect to their primary healthcare centre.
We excluded 28,040 hospitalizations due to missing or invalid health card numbers
, invalid age (missing or under 18), non-Ontario residency at the time of the encounter, or where a patient had another encounter during the relevant interval, creating a final cohort of 130,336 hospitalizations for 95,439 unique patients.
The CEO of Yellowknife's Stanton Territorial Hospital is apologizing after a doctor there lost a USB stick containing the names, birth dates and health card numbers
for thousands of Stanton Medical Clinic patients earlier this month.