Fakeeh University Hospital, branded as the first smart hospital in the region, has ensured that all critical lifesaving facilities in the hospital are placed close to each other, which saves precious seconds in the patient care journey.
Hospitals are places where a person needs to feel in safe hands, in a safe environment, and with fast-paced intervention. After all, this is a matter of life and death in most cases.
Hospitals must essentially incorporate mortality statistics and understand the importance of regularly assessing and analyzing these data. The data should then assist in basing important decisions for hospital planning, clinical protocols, and outcome improvement.
Reviewing the data regularly helps in accurate preparedness and better outcomes for patients.
At Fakeeh University Hospital, the team has a solid understanding of this concept.
As a result, the hospital has been carefully planned to have all rescue facilities close to each other for example, Radiology – MRI, CT, Sonography and Operations Theater all located on the same floor and close to each other making patient mobility easier and less time consuming. less. This strategic move saves time, especially in an emergency. This has helped many patients and families in receiving timely care.
Hospitals, over the last few decades, have lost valuable time in moving patients from one place to another. In an emergency, every second counts. At our hospital, we make sure to save these precious moments.
– Dr. Shahinaz Ahmed Gouda, Senior Emergency Specialist, Fakeeh . University Hospital
In the UAE, the three main and leading causes of death are cardiovascular disease, road trauma or injury, and stroke. All of these medical conditions require fast-acting, fast-moving attention and treatment in a hospital. This was something that the Fakeeh University Hospital had confirmed at its facility.
“Traditionally, we’ve seen the radiology department at the hospital on the ground floor and then the OR maybe a few floors higher. Hospitals, over the last few decades, have lost valuable time in moving patients from one place to another. In an emergency, every second counts. At our hospital, we make sure to save these precious moments,” said Dr. Shahinaz Ahmed Gouda, Senior Emergency Specialist, Fakeeh University Hospital.
Having important facilities next to each other has helped us improve our response times, and many patients and families have given us brilliant positive feedback on our appropriate and calculated strategies.
– dr. Fatih Mehmet Gul, CEO, Fakeeh . University Hospital
Fakeeh University Hospital is a smart hospital, built on a ‘patient at the center’ basis. The hospital has identified and standardized various processes, policies, and procedures that revolve around providing the best health facilities for patients.
“Having a critical facility next door has helped us improve our response times, and many patients and families have given us brilliant positive feedback on our appropriate and calculated strategy,” said Dr. Fatih Mehmet Gul, CEO, Fakeeh University Hospital.
Indeed, the hospital has raised the bar in healthcare delivery for the region.
For more details on FUH Emergency Department visit: https://fuh.care/24-7-emergency-care/
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