Health Care

COVID-19: Egypt records 189 new cases, 11 deaths in 24 hours

Mon, 20 Apr 2020 - 06:04 GMT

The mortality increased to 250 deaths after registering new 11 deaths in 24 hours, he added, noting that only one of the newly-recorded cases is a foreigner.

BEBA launches panel on universal healthcare, opportunities in Egypt

Thu, 28 Nov 2019 - 01:44 GMT

The panel explored the challenges and opportunities of growth surrounding the Universal Healthcare System

MP reveals shortage of baby formula for children with metabolic disorder

Tue, 04 Jun 2019 - 10:22 GMT

The formula is available only in El Demerdash Hospital for Children and few number of health care centers in Cairo, he added.

7K rare diseases have no treatment: Chas Hountra

Sun, 17 Mar 2019 - 02:55 GMT

People are in need of new medicine for cancer and diabetes as well as a new generation of antibiotics.

Investing in artificial intelligence is essential for health care: British entrepreneur

Sun, 17 Mar 2019 - 01:36 GMT

Artificial intelligence can revolutionize the health care field inthe upcoming 10 or 15 years.

Initiative of students' health care kick off at Egyptian schools nationwide

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 - 11:01 GMT

The initiative is organized through cooperation between the ministries of education, health and population as well as the General Authority for Health Insurance.

Egypt, World Bank ink $530m deal to improve health sector

Wed, 11 Jul 2018 - 09:25 GMT

The deal was signed by Minister of Investment and International Cooperation Sahar Nasr and Najy Benhassine, a manager at the World Bank.

Egypt signs 4 agreements with France worth €60M

Thu, 08 Mar 2018 - 01:36 GMT

All signed agreements are non-refundable grants from France to support successful sectors in Egypt.

New health insurance law in the House of Representatives

Tue, 28 Nov 2017 - 08:43 GMT

Ahmed Rady discussed the new health insurance draft submitted by the government and preliminarily approved by the previous committees last week.

AFD to fund 709 healthcare centers with €30 million

Sat, 16 Sep 2017 - 10:46 GMT

The French Agency for Development (AFD) will fund the development of 709 healthcare centers in five governorates with €30 million.

Hospital director dismissed for negligence

Sun, 25 Jun 2017 - 03:14 GMT

The dismissal came along a surprise visit by the inspection committee formed to check on hospitals on the first day of Eid el-Fitr

Addiction hotline served 82,000 patients in 2016

Wed, 07 Jun 2017 - 03:51 GMT

82,000 patients benefited last year from Egypt’s drug addiction hotline, 16024.