Hadassah in talks to arrange hospital in Dubai



Hadassah Medical Group director basic Prof. Zeev Rotstein is conducting negotiations with medical organizations within the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on establishing a department of the Jerusalem hospital in Dubai, KAN Channel 11 Information experiences. The thought arose throughout a current go to by Rotstein to Dubai as a part of an official Israeli delegation through which he met UAE authorities ministers.

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“I am thrilled that the identify of Hadassah has reached the UAE and that they wish to carry Hadassah to them,” stated Rotstein. “I may by no means of even have dreamed of such a factor and I pinch myself to test that it’s actual. They wish to take Hadassah, construct new houses, a sequence of buildings and new gear for our workers in Dubai.”

Rotstein stated that Dubai has recognized a chance to determine with Hadassah’s help a rival to US hospital Cleveland Clinic, which has a department in Abu Dhabi.

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Rotstein confused that the talks are nonetheless of their very early levels and a concrete proposal has not but been formulated. At this stage Dubai needs to relocate 1,000 Hadassah medical doctors and nurses to Dubai with their households. Employees that wish to would obtain beneficiant salaries and different situations.

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Rotstein stated, “:They’re providing workers wonderful phrases, houses, jobs, for his or her companions and kids, free schooling and full healthcare. They’ve limitless cash. We requested that additionally they assist right here in Israel nevertheless it’s not sure that that is what’s of their minds.”

Hadassah has for a few years been dealing with a funds deficit and Rotstein sees the talks for establishing a department in Dubai as an alternative choice for his workers to get via the continued uncertainty created by the deficit and talks of cuts with the federal government.

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However Rotstein insists that the talks with Dubai will not be a bargaining chip in its negotiations with the Ministry of Finance. “It isn’t a bargaining chip as a result of we’re not in an argument with the Ministry of Finance, which should resolve whether or not it’s within the continued existence of Hadassah as a number one hospital in Israel or not. My hope is that Hadassah will keep in Jerusalem and we cannot should journey elsewhere. I got here to Hadassah in order that Hadassah would flourish and change into the main hospital on the earth in Jerusalem. Anything and I’ll step down in failure.”

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