Rashid Hospital’s stroke unit seeking European accreditation

February 1, 2014 1:20 am

The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) has said the stroke unit at Rashid Hospital, the emirate’s only dedicated 24/7 stroke unit, is in the process of obtaining an international accreditation for the establishment and functioning of a stroke unit that follows European Stroke Organisation Guidelines, Gulf Today has reported. The accreditation process, which is expected to be completed in April, will establish the Rashid Hospital stroke unit as the first unit outside the European Union to receive this type of certification.