Dubai: The Dubai Academic Health Corporation held its third board meeting, chaired by Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum in the presence of Vice President Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, at the Dubai Executive Council on Sunday.
During the meeting, the board reviewed and approved the vision, mission and values of the company. The company’s vision is “Together we advance health for humanity” and its mission is “We serve to impact lives and shape the future of health through integrated care, of learning and discovery ”.
The Board also endorsed the Company’s Core Value of “Patient First”, as well as five additional values: Respect, Excellence, Teamwork, Integrity and Empathy.
The company will support and develop health services and disease prevention and treatment facilities in accordance with the latest scientific evidence. It will also strengthen the emirate’s position as a global hub for medical and life sciences, a destination for health and medical tourism, and a leading center for medical education, research and development. scientific innovation.
Importance of clear leadership
Sheikh Ahmed stressed the importance of establishing a clear and specific vision and mission for the company to guide its work and aspirations. He also praised the team’s efforts and the inclusive approach that was followed to develop the vision, mission and values of the company.
Sheikh Ahmed said that defining common goal statements improves integration, creates a culture of giving, promotes excellence in patient service and advances health in the emirate.
Sheikh Mansoor reaffirmed the importance of the company’s values, which will serve as a compass to achieve its vision and mission. Such values will form the basis of its culture and guide the behavior of team members by serving with heart and putting the patient first. These values reflect the vision of Dubai’s leaders in putting the health of the people first, said Sheikh Mansoor.
The meeting was attended by Abdulla Al Basti, Secretary General of the Dubai Executive Council, as well as members of the Board of Directors Awad Seghayer Al Ketbi; Dr Raja Easa Al Gurg; Abdulla Abdul Rahman Al Shaibani; Dr Amer Sharif; Professor Alawi Alsheikh-Ali, Mohammed Hassan Al Shehhi; Waleed Saeed Al Awadhi and Professor Ian Andrew Greer.
Dr Abdulkareem Al Olama, CEO of Al Jalila Foundation, also attended the meeting, who briefed the board on updates regarding Hamdan Bin Rashid Cancer Charity Hospital.