Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi - Al Ain has integrated the state-of-the-art diagnostic imaging resources and full team from the Tawam Molecular Imaging Centre
, so patients can enjoy the highest standard of service across a range of treatment areas.
The initial areas for collaboration outlined in the MOU relate specifically to three of Mubadala Healthcare s facilities - Wooridul Spine Centre, Tawam Molecular Imaging Centre
and National Reference Laboratory - and focus on the facilitation of patient and laboratory test referrals, knowledge exchange and the inclusion of these facilities in the Government of Dubai s Enaya network.
Developed in collaboration with Tawam Molecular Imaging Centre in Al Ain the new guidelines were first introduced to the medical community in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi during a one-day Continuing Medical Education event entitled "HAAD Breast Cancer Management Standard Workshop" held at the HAAD Auditorium, Abu Dhabi, in February.
Chaudhry, M.D., assistant professor at Johns Hopkins Medicine and medical director of Tawam Molecular Imaging Centre. "The importance of this project cannot be underestimated and the impact of it, once implemented, will be truly remarkable.
The MOU outlines the potential referral of patients within the DHA network to Tawam Molecular Imaging Centre
, enabling better access for patients to the centre's state-of-the-art imaging technology and expertise of Johns Hopkins Medicine.
Tawam Molecular Imaging Centre
(TMIC), a leading molecular imaging facility in Al Ain, has performed UAE's first PET.CT cardiac myocardial perfusion scan, utilizing the latest globally available technology.
Dr Ahmed Al Mazrouei, chairman of Health Authority Abu Dhabi, said: C[pounds sterling]The creation of the Tawam Molecular Imaging Centre
is an excellent example of how the experience and expertise of international private healthcare providers can be brought together to create outstanding healthcare facilities for the region.