Attestation of Medical Leaves and Reports

Service completion duration

  • Electronic applications: 2 working days.
    If the sick leave needs to be revi...

Service fees

  • AED 50

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About the Service

This service allows authentication of sick leaves, medical reports, and sick leave certificates issued by private or governmental health facilities within the country, regardless of their duration, in order to submit them to employers

Service Process

  • 1
    Sign in to E-services portal and obtain username and password

    • 2
      Fill in the required fields and attach the relevant documents and then submit the application

      • 3
        Pay the required fees after the verification is completed

        • 4
          Receive the attested sick leave from Ministry of Health and Prevention

          Conditions & Requirements

          1. Sick leave issued by a private or government health facility in Sharjah or a northern emirates can be attested at the health facility at which the treatment was carried out.

          2. If the leave period is for five days or less, it can be attested electronically without the need for accreditation from a medical committee.

          3. If the sick leave exceeds five days and extends for up to one month, it must be attested electronically, with fee payment, and then approved by the medical sub-committee in the emirate.

          4. If the duration of the leave exceeds one month, it must be attested electronically, with fee payment, and then approved by the Higher Medical Committee of MOHAP.

          5. The private medical facility must be licensed.

          6. The period of time between the date of leave issuance by the medical establishment and the request for attestation from the Ministry must not exceed one month.

          7. Sick leave issued by health institutions in Dubai and Abu Dhabi must first be approved by the relevant city's Health Authority and then submitted electronically through the MOHAP website.

          8. Medical reports or sick leave issued by medical institutions outside the UAE must be certified by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation; where customers require approval of such sick leave from the MOHAP, they will be referred to the relevant medical committee for approval.

          FAQ’s

          1. The certificates issued by the medical establishments using the MOHAP sick leaves system are certified and do not require further attestation.
          Service completion duration
          • Electronic applications: 2 working days.
            If the sick leave needs to be reviewed by the medical committee, the service will require additional 5 working days to get the approval of the medical committee.
          Service fees

          AED 50

          Service channels
          • MOHAP Website

          • All private medical facilities in Sharjah and the northern emirates, when receiving treatment

          • Customer Happiness Center

          • MOHAP Smart App

          Service locations

          • MOHAP website 
          • MOHAP SmartApp
          • All private medical facilities in Sharjah and the northern emirates, when receiving treatment
          • Customer Happiness centers ( Through Go Digital  platforms) 
          Payment channels
          • E- Payment

          Target audience
          • Patients (of all age categories)

          • Companions of inpatients in the health facility

          Department name

          Customer Happiness

          Sector name

          Support Services

          Main service

          Sick leave and medical reports

          Service Code

          110-10-019-000

          Service Type

          Government to Business - Government to Customer

          Sub Service Type

          Variation

          Related Services
          • Next Service: Approval of Medical leaves and reports in case the duration of the leave is more than 5- Ministry of health and prevention

          • Next Servic: The sick leave will be entered and registered automatically in the "Bayanati" system once it is issued and certified by the E- System - Federal Authority for Government Human Resources

          • Previous Service: Attestation of the sick leave issued in Dubai- Dubai Health Authority .

          • Previous Service: Attestation of the sick leaves issued in Abu Dhabi - Department of Health - Abu Dhabi

          Service Bundle

          This service is not linked with any package

          Number of Users

          33816

          Number of Transactions

          259248

          Required Documents
          • Sick leave of five days or less: original sick leave certificate and a copy of applicant's ID card.

          • Sick leave of more than five days: to obtain the service, pay the sick leave certification fees, submit the original sick leave certificate and a copy of the applicant's ID card. For approval from the medical committee concerned, receipt of paid attestation fee issued by the Ministry in the first stage must be attached.

          Sustainable Goals
          Good Health And Well-Being

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