Al Qassimi Hospital Emergency Department

SCOPE: Commission, Manage and Operate Emergency Department

LOCATION: Sharjah, United Arab of Emirates


CLIENT: Ministry of Health and Prevention, United Arab of Emirates

InterHealth Canada has supported the Emergency Department of Al-Qassimi with highly qualified personnel, including consultants and critical nurses

InterHealth Canada’s role is to develop important educational training and rehabilitation programs to refine the technical competencies and administrative skills of local medical professionals.

InterHealth Canada is working closely with the Ministry of Health and the Al-Qassimi Hospital Management team to establish the governance structure of the Emergency and Trauma Department. The ultimate objective of this planning is to develop a regional centre of excellence in emergency and trauma care delivery that can be replicated in other hospitals of the Ministry of Health.


  • The Emergency Centre was built according to the highest international standards and equipped with state-of-art technologies.
  • Accreditation is planned to be achieved within 3 years of operations.
  • InterHealth Canada tackled the entire spectrum of emergency services; from pre-hospital care to homecare services.
  • InterHealth Canada focused on developing an integrated seamless pathway of care on outcome-based performance.