healthcare

Egypt's health ministry announces number of expedite surgeries carried out since 2018 to eliminate waiting lists

Thu, 23 Jun 2022 - 03:08 GMT

The initiative was launched by President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi in 2018.

72M Egyptians seek medical services offered through presidential initiatives

Thu, 23 Jun 2022 - 01:44 GMT

Those paid a total number of visits of 101,498,747 to medical facilities nationwide.

Egypt's GAFI chief visits Qatar to discuss potential projects

Tue, 07 Jun 2022 - 05:41 GMT

Chairman of the General Authority for Free Zones and Investment (GAFI) Mohamed Abdel Wahab held a series of meetings in Qatar Monday to discuss new projects as well as existing ones.

Egypt mulls purchasing medical devices that use AI from General Electric

Mon, 06 Jun 2022 - 01:45 GMT

The minister said that Egypt is particularly interested in devices that screen patients for brain tumors.

Egypt submits request to WHO to be declared free of hepatitis C

Sun, 05 Jun 2022 - 02:09 GMT

Acting Minister of Health and Population Khaled Abdel Ghaffar made the statement Sunday at Africa Health ExCon held by the Egyptian Authority for Unified Procurement (UPA) in Cairo.

Egypt to supply fellow African states with 30M doses of anti-COVID-19 vaccines: President Sisi

Sun, 05 Jun 2022 - 12:28 GMT

The president made the announcement at Africa Health ExCon held by the Egyptian Authority for Unified Procurement (UPA).

Egyptian Prime Minister heads to Tunisia to co-chair Joint Supreme Committee

Thu, 12 May 2022 - 08:55 GMT

The supreme committee consists of a number of technical committees.

Egyptian minister reveals number of classrooms to be built starting July to reduce crowdedness

Mon, 09 May 2022 - 02:30 GMT

Minister of Planning and Economic Development Hala al-Said was addressing the House of Representatives Monday.

Egypt to operate 36 medical caravans to remote, low-income areas on May 4-12

Tue, 03 May 2022 - 12:49 GMT

In the end, there will be caravans to 13 governorates at a time on May 11-12.

Sham El Sheikh Hospital to be 1st green medical facility in Egypt

Fri, 29 Apr 2022 - 06:27 GMT

The Sharm El-Sheikh International Hospital will be presented as a model for the first green hospital in Egypt, said Ibrahim Fakhr, a member of the Egyptian General Authority for the Healthcare in a statement on Thursday.

Egypt introduces 1st psychotherapy clinic dedicated to abused women dubbed 'Safe Woman Clinic'

Tue, 19 Apr 2022 - 02:22 GMT

The Ministry of Health and Population announced Tuesday that Egypt's first psychotherapy clinic dedicated to abused women has been inaugurated in Cairo.

Egypt aims for cooperation with Cuba on vaccine production

Mon, 18 Apr 2022 - 10:43 GMT

The minister and the ambassador also discussed areas of possible cooperation in the sectors of healthcare and scientific research.

162 medical caravans operated at low-income areas in March 2022

Thu, 14 Apr 2022 - 12:51 GMT

The ministry also indicated the number of citizens who turned up.

Egypt releases figures on birth control services in Q1 of 2022

Thu, 14 Apr 2022 - 12:12 GMT

Those are offered through mobile clinics, caravans, and door-to-door visit campaigns.

Figure of females screened for breast cancer since launching of Women Health Initiative declared

Sun, 10 Apr 2022 - 04:06 GMT

The service is offered to females aged above 18 at 3,538 healthcare units, and 114 hospitals nationwide.

Nasser Institute Hospital to be renovated into 'medical city' with research center

Wed, 06 Apr 2022 - 02:43 GMT

The 1987 Nasser Institute, a massive medical facility in Cairo, will be renovated into an “integrated medical compound,” Acting Minister of Health Khaled Abdel Ghaffar said Monday.

Egypt’s Unified Procurement Authority, SiwssCham sign Collaboration Protocol on healthcare accessibility

Sun, 03 Apr 2022 - 02:21 GMT

The Swiss Egyptian Business Association, SwissCham, has signed a protocol of collaboration with Egypt’s Unified Procurement Authority (UPA) to enhance accessibility to healthcare and promote the upcoming Africa Health Exhibition.

Egypt takes steps to make survival rate among patients of liver cancer caused by hepatitis C 90%

Tue, 29 Mar 2022 - 11:59 GMT

Former hepatitis C patients developed liver cirrhosis, which in turn raised liver cancer cases.

Egypt launches initiative for early diagnosis of liver cancer

Sun, 27 Mar 2022 - 09:51 GMT

The Ministry of Health and Population launched Sunday an initiative aimed at the early diagnosis of liver cancer, and the treatment of cirrhosis patients.

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