Welcare World Goes International with Health Clinic in Muscat
Dubai-based Welcare World Health Systems today announced its first international agreement, a contract to manage and operate a multi-specialty outpatient surgical clinic under the Welcare brand name in Muscat, Oman.
The healthcare consultancy and management arm of the Varkey Group intends to make the Welcare Diagnostic & Treatment Center, as it will be know, the preferred clinic in the Al Khuwair area of the capital.
Speaking about this initiate, Mr. Sunny Varkey, Chairman of the group said, “The expansion into Oman is just the start of an international growth strategy that seeks to operate six hospitals and 30 clinics across the region by 2010. Soon to follow will be the launch of the Welcare Eye Centre in Dubai Healthcare City (DHCC) and, in 2007, a Welcare-managed specialist hospital also being built in DHCC called the City Hospital. This will be followed by yet another hospital at the DHCC, called The Creek Hospital in 2008.”
“We will bring Welcare’s distinctive brand of high-quality, holistic and ethical healthcare services to the local population and provide it in the most timely and efficient manner. The Center will constantly seek to bring medical innovations and advanced healthcare solutions to patients as it establishes itself as a trusted and valued brand in the community,” said Dr. Sumedha Sahni, Director of Quality and Head of Satellite Clinics & Outreach Centers, Welcare World Health Systems.
Welcare World already operates a multi-facility healthcare network in Dubai that includes the multi-specialty, critical care Welcare Hospital; the Welcare Ambulatory Care Center, which is a full-service Day Care surgery and Outpatient Clinic, and the multi-specialty Emirates Diagnostic Clinic.
The walk-in/walk-out Welcare Diagnostic & Treatment Center in Muscat has more than 26 doctors, nurses, technicians and other support staff committed to the highest levels of Customers Service, offering a range of specializations, including Family Medicine, Pediatrics, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Orthopedics, ENT, Dermatology, Internal Medicine, Gastroenterology, Ophthalmology and Dentistry.
Facilities include Urgent Care Services, an Imaging Department with MRI, X-ray, Ultrasound, Mammography and Bone Mineral Densitometry, a Clinical Laboratory and a Pharmacy.
Welcare World has developed a strong and innovative culture of systems and procedures and has redefined the traditional methods of healthcare provision by focusing on five-star hospitality and delivering the highest levels of customer service and patient care through international-caliber doctors, nurses, technicians and other support staff. Welcare World empowers its staff with the latest diagnostic and treatment equipment in a facility that has the mood, ambience and culture of hospitality, caring and healing to honour its commitment to integrated, holistic and evidence-based healthcare, making a difference to the life and health of residents of Muscat entering the portals of Welcare Diagnostic & Treatment Center, Muscat, Oman.