Emirates Health Services provides mental health support across digital channels
Dr. Noor Al Muhairi, EHS Director of the Department of Mental Health, said: “EHS provides high standards of healthcare and mental health services in a system of smart technologies based on artificial intelligence. [AI]. Al Amal Psychiatric Hospital, which is part of our network, offers patients a number of channels that allow them to benefit from its health services, while maintaining their privacy and encouraging patients to engage and benefit from the hospital’s highly efficient smart services. .”
Al Muhairi said Al Amal Psychiatric Hospital is “the largest mental health care facility in the UAE”. It has six academic clinical and emergency services groups with an integrated team including psychiatrists, consultants, psychologists and social workers. Support services are also provided by a team of speech therapists, occupational therapists and physiotherapists in addition to family physicians and medical practitioners.
There is also a network of community mental health clinics and psychiatric emergency services available 24 hours a day.
The hospital also offers psychosocial and vocational rehabilitation programs for patients with chronic mental illnesses, as well as child and adolescent psychiatry services for patients under the age of 18.