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The National: “Good care equals capable staff”

“Article about the growing demand of healthcare facilities in the UAE by Mahmoud Kassem in The National: “The chief executive of the long-term hospice ProVita in Abu Dhabi says that of the biggest challenges he faces, finding and retaining quality healthcare staff is near the top. Michael Davis, the American head of Abu Dhabi-based ProVita, says the task of finding nurses is made even more difficult by the fact that his company’s speciality of mechanical ventilation for victims of [...]

Private Healthcare Provider NMC Health Buys ProVita for $160.6M

LONDON–NMC Health PLC (NMC.LN) has agreed to buy ProVita International Medical Center LLC, a provider of long-term medical care in the UAE, for $160.6 million. The integrated private healthcare provider said Monday that it will acquire ProVita for an equity consideration to be paid in cash, from TVM Capital Healthcare Partners, the Olayan Group, Al Zarooni Emirates Investment and other minority shareholders. The acquisition is expected to be firmly accretive to the company’s earnings per share and to have a positive [...]

ProVita International Medical Center, UAE celebrate International Nurses Day, 2015

20MAY ProVita International Medical Center, UAE celebrate International Nurses Day, 2015 nurses-day-2015 Celebrating the International Nurses Day 2015 Abu Dhabi, 19 May 2015: In appreciation of the essential role of nurses in the lives of our residents, ProVita International Medical Centers celebrated International Nurses Day 2015 during the month of May at the Abu Dhabi and Al Ain facilities. The theme that was chosen by the International Council of Nurses for this year’s event was: Nurses: A Force for Change: Care [...]

ProVita Supports World Immunization Week

ProVita International Medical Center (ProVita), the UAE’s first long-term ventilated care center, today pledges its commitment to World Immunization Week with the launch of an awareness campaign targeting employees, residents and the wider community. World Immunization Week is a global public health campaign designed to raise awareness and increase rates of immunization against vaccine-preventable diseases around the world. This year’s week long campaign begins on 26th April and focuses on closing the immunization gap and encouraging universal access to vaccines for [...]

ProVita Marks Brain Injury Awareness Month

Patients, families and staff have joined together at ProVita facilities in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain to mark this year’s Brain Injury Awareness Month. On Tuesday 24th March everyone was invited to ‘go green’ (green is the colour associated with Brain Injury Awareness Month) by dressing in green or wearing a green ribbon to show solidarity for people across the globe who suffer from the effects of brain injury. Presentations in Arabic were held on the same day for [...]

Zawya: Cambridge Medical & Rehabilitation Center and ProVita International conclude the 2015 Abu Dhabi Neuro Rehabilitation Conference

Abu Dhabi: Sponsored by UAE’s leading rehabilitation and long-term care providers, ProVita International Medical Centers and Cambridge Medical & Rehabilitation Centers, the 2015 Neuro Rehabilitation Conference concluded its activities yesterday March 7th. Inaugurated by H.E Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, Minister of Culture, Youth & Community Development, the conference brought together medical leaders in all fields of Neuro Rehabilitation from around the globe with the aim of advancing research, treatment as well as applying modern best practices both locally and [...]

Regional and International Experts Convene in Abu Dhabi to Lead Talks in Neuro Rehab Care

Abu Dhabi, March 02 15 – The world’s leading experts will be in the UAE to discuss the evolution of neuro rehabilitation in the Gulf, during the Abu Dhabi Neuro Rehabilitation Conference taking place from the 5th to 7th March 2015. Sponsored by UAE’s leading rehabilitation and long term care providers, ProVita International Medical Centers and Cambridge Medical & Rehabilitation Centers, the event aims to incorporate key elements of current practices that directly reflect regional neuro rehabilitation needs. The sponsoring [...]

ProVita Celebrates Four-Year Anniversary With A Tribute To Its Founder

Four years after ProVita opened in Abu Dhabi as the first facility of its kind to offer long-term care for ventilated patients in a personalized, non-hospital setting, the team has hosted a community event to celebrate its ground-breaking success. 02MAR ProVita Celebrates Four-Year Anniversary With A Tribute To Its Founder Four years after ProVita opened in Abu Dhabi as the first facility of its kind to offer long-term care for ventilated patients in a personalized, non-hospital setting, the team has hosted [...]

White House Honoree Discusses Disability Integration at UAE Homecare, Rehabilitation & Long Term Care Conference

Oswald Mondejar, Senior Vice President of Mission and Advocacy at Spaulding Rehabilitation and Robert McCall, Vice President of Inpatient Rehab at Spaulding Rehabilitation Network invited by event Platinum sponsor ProVita International Medical Center to speak at the UAE’s first Homecare, Rehabilitation and Long-Term Care conference, to discuss ways of integrating disabled people into the workplace.

100th birthday of the founder of the polio vaccine

Today would be the 100th birthday of Dr. Jonas Salk, born in 1914 and the founder of the polio vaccine. Polio is essentially eradicated throughout the world, yet still remains an issue in some predominantly Muslim countries including Pakistan, Afghanistan and Syria. We are very proud of ProVita Medical Director, Dr. Jamil Itani, who spoke as part of a panel for the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation on the Dubai Eye radio station this morning as a call to [...]