Egyptian parliament passes law regulating private sector's management of public hospitals

Mon, 20 May 2024 - 12:05 GMT

The law was drafted by the government and approved in principle on Sunday.

Egypt's House of Representatives approves in principle private sector's management of public hospitals

Sun, 19 May 2024 - 01:31 GMT

The House of Representatives approved in principle Sunday the draft law submitted by the government.

Egypt to build 18 new hospitals in 2024

Tue, 12 Mar 2024 - 12:28 GMT

The budget allocated is LE10.9 billion.

University hospitals in Egypt grow to 125 since 2014

Thu, 05 Oct 2023 - 03:58 GMT

The number of regular beds and beds in intensive-care units became 36,932 and 4,950, respectively.

President Sisi inaugurates healthcare facilities in Beheira, roads in Alexandria

Wed, 14 Jun 2023 - 04:30 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi inaugurated Wednesday via video-conferencing a number of projects.

3 killed, 32 injured in hospital fire in Cairo’s Al-Matariya

Wed, 01 Feb 2023 - 06:11 GMT

Three people were killed and 32 were injured as a fire broke out in Cairo’s Al-Matariya district on Wednesday, the Ministry of Health announced in a statement, citing preliminary data.

Egypt establishes 18 new dialysis units, renovates existing ones

Thu, 22 Dec 2022 - 12:19 GMT

Seven of the units were dedicated to children.

Prosecution orders swift referral of Mansoura’s killed girl video circulators to disciplinary trial

Sat, 19 Nov 2022 - 11:40 GMT

Head of the Administrative Prosecution Authority Adly Gad ordered on Saturday the referral of a nursing supervisor and a nurse at Mansoura hospital to urgent disciplinary trial.

UAE's Tabreed signs $83.4M contract to implement works in medical city in Egypt

Wed, 14 Sep 2022 - 05:08 GMT

The “Capital Med” project is located in Badr City. It is planned to be developed in four phases and contains 700 intensive care units, 70 operating rooms and more than 15,000 health service providers.

Egypt eyes medical tourism from Africa, Arab World

Thu, 01 Sep 2022 - 02:35 GMT

Chairman of the General Authority for Healthcare Ahmed al-Sobky told press Thursday that the entity works on creating a strong consortium of private and public hospitals.

Egypt develops electronic program to monitor antibiotics consumption at hospitals

Sat, 07 May 2022 - 08:28 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Health and Population has confirmed training pharmacists on programs for the rational use of antibiotics.

Prosecution launches probe into Egyptian TV host Ebrashy's death

Sat, 15 Jan 2022 - 07:48 GMT

The Public Prosecution said in a statement that Ebrashi's widow submitted a complaint against the deceased's attending physician, saying that he gave Ebrashi unauthorized tablets claiming their effectiveness in treating coronavirus.

Scorpions sting 453 citizens in Egypt's Aswan due to thundershowers, killing 3

Sat, 13 Nov 2021 - 10:23 GMT

Scorpions sting 453 citizens in Egypt's Aswan due to thundershowers

Jehan Sadat’s health condition is still critical: Family member

Sat, 26 Jun 2021 - 01:31 GMT

The health condition of Jehan Sadat, the widow of late Egyptian President Anwar Sadat, is reported to be critical as she has been in hospital for two weeks.

Egypt, UAE discuss cooperation in digitizing medical institutions

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 - 02:12 GMT

Chairman of the Board of Directors of the General Authority for Healthcare (GAH) Ahmed El Sobky on Thursday discussed at a meeting with CEO of the Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (SEHA) Tarek Fathey means of fostering cooperation in digitizing medical institutions.

Egypt records 566 COVID-19 cases, 38 deaths on June 19

Sun, 20 Jun 2021 - 08:53 GMT

That is in addition to the recovery of 456 patients at quarantine hospitals.

600 beds added to Egyptian university hospitals since COVID-19 outbreak

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 - 10:35 GMT

Further, some hospitals have been entirely allocated to emergencies.

Additional LE260M allocated to healthcare in Egypt in FY2020/2021 due to COVID-19

Sun, 23 May 2021 - 10:03 GMT

It is noted that the healthcare's share in the FY2020/2021 budget was initially worth LE93.5 billion.

Egyptian president extends condolences to Iraq over hospital explosion

Mon, 26 Apr 2021 - 10:02 GMT

An explosion occurred in the hospital's oxygen container earlier on the same day.

'Egypt's population growth has to be cut to 400K yearly so we can feel impact of public spending': Pres. Sisi

Tue, 16 Feb 2021 - 11:20 GMT

For the 100 million Egyptians to feel the impact of development programs accomplished, our annual GDP must be $100 trillion which is beyond our capacity, President Sisi added.