About Us

Since the creation of the UAE’s union on December 2, 1971, the country’s health sector has witnessed great qualitative accomplishments in a bid to meet various health challenges and keep pace with global developments. From day one, the UAE recognized the importance and necessity of making the most of all advanced technologies and resources to improve this vital sector, while providing an appropriate health environment, believing that promoting the lives of its people is the end goal and main focus of development, to help them fulfil their national responsibilities, and contribute effectively to the process of development.

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Our Core Values

Community Health First

Innovation & Proactiveness

Agility, Resilience & Readiness

Leadership & Compatibility

Integrity and Accountability

Equality and Transparency


Govern an integrated preventive and therapeutic healthcare system through the development of world-class policies and legislation, and management of public healthcare programs to ensure proactive, interconnected, comprehensive and innovative health services based on digital data for all segments of the community by qualified and specialized professionals.


​An effective and sustainable Healthcare System for a happy society

Our Strategic Objectives for 2022

1st objective

Provide a vital legislative framework and, governance , and distinctive regulatory and supervisory services for the health sector

2nd objective

Develop preventive health programs in innovative and sustainable ways to prevent the spread of diseases in the community.

3rd objective

Apply global standards in the management of the infrastructure of the ministry

4th objective

Ensure and guarantee the provision of all administrative services according to the standards of quality, efficiency and transparency

5th objective

Entrench a culture of innovation in the institutional work environment​

The Minister’s Message

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has placed strong focus & attention to the health sector as it aims to serve all individuals residing in the state - both citizens & residents--providing them with comprehensive, world-class health care. In line with this, our role in the Ministry of Health and Prevention is to provide health care that is responsive to the needs of individuals and falling in line with the development and future vision of the state in all sectors & strives to be the world's best in all the services provided to people living in the UAE.

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