As part of its strategy aiming at developing the infrastructure for Digital healthcare and the enhancement of its services, Health Assurance Hospitals Company (DHAMAN) announced the signing of an agreement for its new Electronic Medical Record system (EMR) with InterSystems.
The agreement was signed during a virtual signing meeting ceremony by Dr. Mohammad Al-Qenai, DHAMAN Acting CEO and Mr. Ali Abi Raad, Country Manager for the Middle East and India at InterSystems.
This agreement is part of a holistic strategy to implement an EMR system (InterSystems TrakCare) and equip DHAMAN’s healthcare facilities with the latest technologies and applications to launch an integrated electronic medical system to meet the needs of its healthcare network, medical staff and patients.
This agreement is part of a comprehensive Digital Healthcare transformation strategy of an advanced digital solution for DHAMAN’s healthcare network which consists of the EMR, as well as its infrastructure for the issuance of DHAMAN’s medical health insurance policy. In addition, DHAMAN will deploy the EMR in two phases where the first begins with the primary healthcare centers located in Hawally, Farwaniya and Dhajeej areas, while the second occurs in parallel to consecutively extends to 12 similar centers and three hospitals spread over the governorates of Kuwait.
“It is a particularly exciting time for the healthcare industry in Kuwait with the focus on developing technology infrastructure and providing high quality healthcare services being two essential pillars of the Kuwait 2035 vision. Our partnership with DHAMAN will support them with the needed technology to transform and enhance the healthcare experience for their patients,” said Ali Abi Raad, Country Manager for the Middle East and India at InterSystems.