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September 6, 2020
COVID-19 mortality rates within Saudi Arabia is approx 0.9 per cent, which is lower than the global rate.
August 21, 2020
The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) has been dubbed a key “emerging market” for autonomous AI healthcare solutions by Digital Diagnostics Inc., a pioneering global healthcare autonomous artificial intelligence (AI) company, formerly known as IDx, which has acquired 3Derm Systems Inc. of Boston, MA.
August 12, 2020
The Kingdom’s donor centers launched a ‘Donate at your home’ initiative during the pandemic to avoid the need to go to hospital or a blood bank.
August 9, 2020
KSA is witnessing a decrease in critical COVID-19 cases, with a 5.5 percent drop during the current period said MOH spokesman, Dr. Muhammad Al-Abdulaali.
August 8, 2020
KSA has announced that a clinical trial for a vaccine against the virus will be conducted in the Kingdom, within the framework of the cooperation agreement between KSA and China.
July 25, 2020
According to the Ministry of Health (MOH), 2,051 cases of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) have been recovered, bringing the total recoveries to 217,782 cases.
July 13, 2020
According to the Ministry of Health (MOH), over two million COVID-19 Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) Tests have been performed in the Kingdom since the first case was reported.
June 15, 2020
We explore how the learning’s and experiences of MERS-CoV have influenced and guided Saudi Arabia’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic and examine the long-term benefits of implementing a national biosafety and biosecurity system in the Kingdom, to help manage any future outbreaks.
June 7, 2020
Over 150 Beneficiaries of Medication Home Delivery Service by Prince Nasser Al-Sudairy Hospital-Al-Ghat.
June 5, 2020
The MOH’s Health Volunteer Center has launched a new health awareness volunteering campaign. The kick-off of the campaign's field activities was on Friday, in coordination with the Ministry of Islamic Affairs, Dawah and Guidance
June 1, 2020
MOH has launched the first stage of translating the 937 Call Center’s services into sign language through ‘Ishara’ Application.
May 31, 2020
As Saudi Arabia implements a three-stage plan to introduce a return to normal life in less than a month, experts have urged citizens and residents to keep practicing social distancing, wear face masks in public settings and maintain hand hygiene among other precautionary measures.
May 31, 2020
Russia has developed a promising new treatment for the coronavirus COVID-19 which it could soon trial in partnership with Saudi Arabian health experts.
May 25, 2020
The National Center for Health Research and Studies, one of the wings of the Saudi Health Council, has launched a number of specialized electronic platforms to provide comprehensive interactive services on coronavirus, according to a Saudi Press Agency report
May 18, 2020
In his speech before the 73rd World Health Assembly, the Health Minister, Dr. Tawfiq bin Fawzan Al-Rabiah has called on the international community to take immediate measures to reduce COVID-19 death rates
May 13, 2020
For five days in June (22-26 June 2020) the global healthcare community will be brought together on a scale like never seen before through a new experience delivered entirely online, Omnia Health Live.
May 5, 2020
We explore the role of digital health in Saudi Arabia’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic and discover how the learnings can be used to formulate the Kingdom’s strategic plans for the digitalisation of the healthcare system in the future.
May 2, 2020
The MOH in collaboration with the WHO is conducting an advanced multicenter clinical study at seven hospitals in the Kingdom to stop the COVID-19 pandemic.
April 30, 2020
In continuation to its efforts and awareness messages, the Ministry of Health (MOH) has provided a number of health tips on the holy month of Ramadan.
January 15, 2020
The healthcare sector in KSA is undergoing evolution on the back of rapid advancements in technology, and research and development (R&D) in line with global and regional trends.