Saudi firm invests Dh1bn in Dubai healthcare

Saudi Arabia?s healthcare firm Dr Soliman Fakeeh Hospital DSFH will invest Dh1 billion in the development of a medical facility offering robotic surgery and a university in Dubai spread over 150,000 square meters.The Fakeeh Academic Medical Center FAMC in Dubai Silicon Oasis will be constructed in two phases. Phase 1 of the project is set for completion in 2017 and will include the delivery of a 150-bed smart hospital.

Phase 2 of the project will be completed in 2019, and will step-up the capacity of the hospital with an additional 150-beds. This phase will also add an academic component to the project through the opening of the research-focused university.

Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman of Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority DSOA, unveiled the commemorative plaque of the medical center.