Al Murooshid praises the efforts of Department of Finance during the budget 2012 discussions.
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United Arab Emirates, Dubai : The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) and the Department of Finance yesterday convened a high-level meeting to discuss the healthcare budget for 2012.
The meeting took place at the DHA headquarters and His Excellency Qadhi Saeed Al Murooshid, Director-General of the DHA received the delegation from Department of Finance which was headed by His Excellency Aref Adbulrehman Ahli, Executive Director of Budget and Planning at the Department of Finance.
From the DHA senior members including His Excellency Khalid Al Sheikh Mubarak, Deputy Director-General of the DHA, CEO’S and directors attended the meeting.
Al Murooshid also explained that the DHA constantly works to improve the services across hospitals and health centres and that the authority is executing its projects, plans and policies that are aimed to further provide an impetus to the health sector and cater to the growing population of the Emirate.
He also praised the efforts of the DHA committees that have paid significant emphasis to planning the budget which reflects the DHA vision and is planned in a manner to ensure optimum utilization of resources and wise allocation of caption, without compromising the quality of healthcare services.
Al Murooshid said all aspects of the healthcare budget for the fiscal year of 2012 including capital expenditure on construction of projects and other parameters were discussed.
He concluded that DHA will work to efficiently utilize the budget in a manner that will cater to high priority healthcare areas, promote investment and thereby provide a boost to the healthcare sector and economy.
He mentioned that there are several upcoming healthcare projects that will add to the healthcare services which the authority provides to the population of the Emirate.