Monthly Archives: July 2018

Thumbay Group’s CSR Committee Launches ‘Joy of Giving’ Initiative under Thumbay Foundation to Bring Happiness to Needy Children and Orphans

Thumbay Group’s CSR Committee Launches ‘Joy of Giving’ Initiative under Thumbay Foundation to Bring Happiness to Needy Children and Orphans

The Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Committee of Dubai-based international conglomerate Thumbay Group has launched the ‘Joy of Giving’ initiative to support needy children and bring happiness to their lives. The month-long campaign launched under Thumbay Foundation, the charitable arm that supports the CSR activities of Thumbay Group, formally started on 21st July 2018 encourages people to donate books, toys, clothes, school stationaries and painting materials for needy children and orphans.

As part of the campaign, 6 wooden boxes have been placed at various Thumbay Group establishments including Thumbay Medicity – Ajman, Thumbay Hospitals at Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman and Fujairah and Thumbay Hospital Day Care – Sharjah, where donations can be dropped off for collection. To ensure the safety of the recipient children, various specifications have been stipulated for donations, including adherence to hospital infection compliance standards and guidelines requiring that stationaries and painting materials must strictly be non-toxic.

Explaining the reason for launching the initiative, Mr. Akram Moideen Thumbay – Director Operations of the Construction & Renovation Division, Director of Thumbay Technologies and Member of Thumbay Group Board – who is the Chairman of Thumbay Group’s CSR Committee said, “Through initiatives like these benefiting the needy children and orphans, we hope to inspire them to dream of a better life for themselves. We are doing our bit to help them have as much of a happy childhood as possible, to assist them in their smooth transition to responsible citizens of tomorrow.”

Dr. Thumbay Moideen, Founder President of Thumbay Group said that Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) was a full-fledged activity of Thumbay Group. “We consider reaching out and giving back to the society as an integral part of our corporate culture. Our CSR activities are intended to also support the various programs of the government to spread happiness and to encourage the spirit of giving,” he added.

The conclusion of the campaign will be marked by a grand event on 19th August 2018, where the donated items, collected and packed, will be gifted to orphans from across the UAE. These will be given as Eid Al Adha gifts. The event will be held at Thumbay Grounds, at Thumbay Medicity – Ajman, in the presence of Dr. Thumbay Moideen and other guests.

The CSR Committee oversees the CSR activities and programs of Thumbay Group. It discusses and decides on practices relating to the company’s corporate social responsibility on a global basis, including matters related to education, health and safety, environment and community welfare. The committee has successfully carried out several CSR programs at various parts of the country, promoting causes and activities benefiting low-income groups, women, children, various professional groups etc. Free medical and health camps for the public led by Thumbay hospitals and clinics are a regular activity conducted under the committee’s guidance and supervision, benefiting thousands of people, especially blue-collar workers. The committee also facilitates scholarships and financial assistances for academically bright and financially backward students desirous of pursuing professional medical courses.

Thumbay Hospital Day Care Rolla-Sharjah Conducts Free Health Awareness Program

Thumbay Hospital Day Care Rolla-Sharjah Conducts Free Health Awareness Program

Thumbay Hospital Day Care, Rolla-Sharjah, the leading multispecialty day care hospital under Thumbay Group’s Healthcare Division conducted a free health awareness program in association with Bhima Jewellers on 27th July 2018.

Organized as a CSR activity, the hospital offered free health checkups in various specialties like Cardiology, General Surgery, Pulmonology, ENT, Orthopedics and OBG, as part of the program.

The free checkups and consultations were availed by hundreds of people; majority of them expectant women and families. Medicines were also dispensed to patients, free of cost.

 

Thumbay Hospital Day Care, University city Road-Muweilah Sharjah, conducts a Free Health Awareness Program

Thumbay Hospital Day Care, University city Road-Muweilah Sharjah, conducts a Free Health Awareness Program

Thumbay Hospital Day Care, University city Road-Muweilah Sharjah the leading multispecialty day care hospital under Thumbay Group’s Healthcare Division, conducted a Free Health awareness program in association with Bhima Jewelers on Friday 27th July 2018.

As part of the CSR Activity, the hospital offered free health checkups in various specialty like, ENT, Dental, Internal medicine and General Medicine.

The free checkups and consultations were availed by hundreds of people,. The Patients were also offered free medicines.

 

Thumbay Clinic Conducts Free Medical Camp at Al-Rehab Perfumes Ajman

Thumbay Clinic Conducts Free Medical Camp at Al-Rehab Perfumes Ajman

Thumbay Clinic – Ajman, part of the network of family clinics under Thumbay Group’s healthcare division,  conducted a free medical camp at Al-Rehab Perfumes Ajman on 25th July 2018.  Several people availed the clinic’s free services at the camp which included free consultation with the General Practitioner and blood pressure, blood sugar and BMI checkups.

About Thumbay Clinic, Ajman

Thumbay Clinic Ajman is a modern, multi-specialty, state of the art clinic, situated in Sheikh Rashid Bin Humeed Street, Ajman. Clinic started its functioning with a vision of being the leading and first choice clinic in the region. Experienced Doctors and well trained Nurses are the forte.

Thumbay Hospital Ajman Launches ‘Celebrate Cards’ with a Host of Benefits for Expectant Mothers

Thumbay Hospital Ajman Launches ‘Celebrate Cards’ with a Host of Benefits for Expectant Mothers

Thumbay Hospital – Ajman, the leading academic hospital under Thumbay Group’s healthcare division has launched ‘Celebrate Cards’, a privilege card entitling expectant mothers to a host of benefits at the hospital. The card was launched at a special function at the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology in the hospital on 21st July 2018, in the presence of Dr. Hilol Kanti Pal – Medical Director, Mr. Mohammad Abufara – COO and Dr. Mawahib – Consultant (HOD) Obstetrics & Gynaecology, along with team of doctors.

In addition to specially discounted delivery packages, the Celebrate Card also entitles the holder to more benefits like gift vouchers as well as substantial discounts on consultations, diagnostic tests, procedures and treatments. In addition, card holders can also avail free lactation counseling, antenatal classes and maternity tour.

Thumbay Hospital Ajman has been one of the most popular hospitals for expectant and new mothers, thanks to its team of expert gynecologists and their excellent care. Commenting on the Celebrate Card initiative, Mr. Akbar Moideen Thumbay – Vice President of the Healthcare Division of Thumbay Group said, “The newly launched Celebrate Card aims to extend Thumbay Hospital’s superior healthcare services to a wider span of beneficiaries, enabling them to avail our most modern facilities affordably. We believe that access to good healthcare is important for every expectant mother.”

The launch function was marked by fun activities for kids, such as face painting, clown balloon blender, magic show and photo booth. A large number of women and children were in attendance. Attendees were briefed on the benefits of the card. Two lucky winners from among the attendees won the free ‘Normal Delivery Package’ of Thumbay Hospital, Ajman. The first 50 registrants were gifted free vouchers from Body and Soul ELITE Health Club & Spa.

For more details on ‘Celebrate’ cards, please contact the hospital at 06-7463333.

Thumbay Hospital Day Care, University City Road Muweilah-Sharjah Conducts Free Health Camp at Nesto Hypermarket Muweila Sharjah

Thumbay Hospital Day Care, University City Road Muweilah-Sharjah Conducts Free Health Camp at Nesto Hypermarket Muweila Sharjah

Thumbay Hospital Day Care, University City Road, Muweilah – Sharjah, the leading day care hospital under Thumbay Group’s healthcare division conducted a free health checkup camp at Nesto Hypermarket Sharjah on 19th and 20th July 2018.

 

 The camp offered free consultation with the hospital’s General Practitioner, in addition to free blood pressure, blood sugar and BMI tests.

New Thumbay Clinic, Thumbay Pharmacy Opens at Abu Shagara in Sharjah

New Thumbay Clinic, Thumbay Pharmacy Opens at Abu Shagara in Sharjah

In addition to the new Thumbay Clinic and Thumbay Pharmacy in Abu Shagara, more clinics and pharmacies are at various stages of development at multiple locations in Dubai and Sharjah, as part of the group’s strategic plans

Thumbay Group’s Healthcare Division expanded its networks of state-of-the-art family clinics and pharmacies by opening a new Thumbay Clinic and Thumbay Pharmacy in Abu Shagara, Sharjah, on 19th July 2018.

 

Dr. Thumbay Moideen, Founder President of Thumbay Group was the chief guest of the opening function. Mr. Mohammed Meeran, Chairman of Electric Way, Dubai was the guest of honor. Also present were Mr. Akbar Moideen Thumbay – Vice President of the Healthcare Division of Thumbay Group, and other members of Thumbay Group Board.

After having taken the tour of the facilities Mr. Mohammed Meeran applauded the achievements & growth of Thumbay group and its contribution to the community in education and healthcare.

“We are very excited to have the clinic open in Abu Shagara. Delivering high-quality, patient-focused, cost-effective healthcare service has always been an important priority of Thumbay Group’s academic hospitals and family clinics. The new clinic will provide a range of specialist services to the community, consolidating Thumbay Clinics’ reputation as a popular chain of family clinics,” said Mr. Akbar Moideen Thumbay.

Dr. Thumbay Moideen said that the new clinic and pharmacy where the latest additions as part of Thumbay Group’s global expansion plans, aiming to scale up the businesses at least ten times, establishing global presence and increasing the employee strength to 25,000 in the next 4-5 years. “The Thumbay academic hospital network will have a total of 1000 beds in the UAE, 1500 beds in India and 750 beds elsewhere in the Gulf and Africa by 2022, in addition to upcoming clinics, day care hospitals, labs and pharmacies at various locations,” he said, elaborating on the plans for the healthcare division.

The group plans to open at least four more clinics and several more pharmacies, as part of the expansion plans this year. Clinics and pharmacies are at various stages of development in locations including Deira Waterfront, Dragon Mart and Bur Dubai in Dubai and Rahmaniya Mall in Sharjah.  This is in addition to the new project coming up in Thumbay Medicity, Al Jurf, Ajman: the Thumbay University Hospital Complex which includes the 500-bed Thumbay Hospital – the biggest private academic hospital in the region.

Thumbay Hospital Day Care, University City Road Muweilah-Sharjah Conducts Free Health Camp at Ramez Hypermarket

Thumbay Hospital Day Care, University City Road Muweilah-Sharjah Conducts Free Health Camp at Ramez Hypermarket

Thumbay Hospital Day Care, University City Road, Muweilah – Sharjah, the leading day care hospital under Thumbay Group’s healthcare division conducted a free health checkup camp at Ramez Hypermarket Sharjah on 12th July 2018.

 The camp offered free consultation with the hospital’s General Practitioner, in addition to free blood pressure, blood sugar and BMI tests.

Thumbay Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Hospital: UAE’s Biggest State-of-the-art Rehabilitation Hospital Opens

Thumbay Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Hospital: UAE’s Biggest State-of-the-art Rehabilitation Hospital Opens

The biggest and most advanced hospital for physical therapy and rehabilitation opened at Thumbay Medicity, Al Jurf, Ajman on 4th July 2018. Operating under the healthcare division of Thumbay Group, the Thumbay Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Hospital (TPTRH) is a teaching hospital and an Academic Health Centre under the Gulf Medical University Academic Health System (GMUAHS).

Mr. K. E. Faizal, Founder & Chairman of KEF Holdings was the chief guest of the opening ceremony, presided over by Dr. Thumbay Moideen, Founder President of Thumbay Group, in the presence of Mr. Akbar Moideen Thumbay, Vice President of the Healthcare Division of Thumbay Group and other members of Thumbay Group Board.

As the most cutting-edge physical therapy and rehabilitation facility in the region, TPTRH seeks to redefine the standards of physical rehabilitation by introducing innovation in the form of state-of-the-art technology, futuristic facilities, cutting-edge research and advanced learning.

Innovation is one of the key features of the hospital. State-of-the-art rehabilitation treatment is delivered through advanced technology like virtual reality. The hospital operates in collaboration with internationally renowned Villa Beretta Rehabilitation Center, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Valduce Hospital, Italy. It is attached to Thumbay University Hospital Complex, having 50 dedicated beds specially for rehab and Therapeutic Garden in the upcoming Thumbay University Hospital.

The outpatient department of the hospital offers neurocognitive rehabilitation to help brain-injured or cognitively impaired individuals to regain normal functioning. Sports medicine is yet another important area, and the hospital is fully-equipped for the diagnosis, treatment and management of sports injuries and musculoskeletal disorders in national and international level sportspersons and athletes. Orthopedic medicine is also available at the hospital, for the prevention and correction of fractures, deformities, disorders, injuries and diseases of the bones, muscles, ligaments, tendons and related tissues.

Spread over three floors, the hospital features cutting-edge amenities for physical therapy, such as Hydrotherapy Pool, Robotics and a unique Cryotherapy Chamber. One of the most remarkable components of the inpatient facilities at the hospital is its ‘Therapeutic Garden’, an innovative approach to rehabilitation intended to give patients a positive experience during their recovery. The Therapeutic Garden will improve the patients’ balance, walking, and other life skills, helping them recover from stress and promote health. The hospital also has two gyms for the convenience of patients.

The doctors at the hospital are highly qualified and experienced, and the staffs are well-trained and skilled to providing outstanding care. The hospital focuses on addressing the needs of individual patients through customized treatment programs, to maximize functional independence and facilitate recovery. The upcoming Thumbay academic hospital at Thumbay Medicity would also serve as an extension of the rehab facilities at Thumbay Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Hospital.

Mr. Akbar Moideen Thumbay, Vice President of the Healthcare Division of Thumbay Group said that Thumbay Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Hospital aimed to enhance patients’ quality of life. “The primary aim of the hospital is to deliver clinical and customer service excellence to patients, at affordable costs, helping patients achieve their maximum levels of function. As a teaching hospital, it also seeks to promote excellence and innovation in clinical service, teaching and research,” he said. The hospital also has the Marhaba Lounge for personalized services to patients by fast-tracking registration formalities, consultation, examination/diagnosis, procedures, documentation, billing etc.

Mr. Akbar further said that TPTRH is in line with the ‘National Strategy For Empowering People with Disabilities’ launched last year by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai. “The strategy announced by His Highness aims at creating an inclusive society for those with special needs and their families. The six-part policy involves health and rehabilitation, education, employment, mobility, social protection and family empowerment, and public life and sports, which are the focus areas of TPTRH,” he explained.

Thumbay Medicity, in Al Jurf, Ajman also houses the region’s leading private medical university – the Gulf Medical University as well as the first private dental hospital in the country and the largest academic dental hospital in the Middle East region’s private sector, Thumbay Dental Hospital. A 500-bed academic hospital – the largest private academic hospital in the region – is at the final stages of completion at Thumbay Medicity, slated to open shortly. Thumbay Medicity also houses Body & Soul Health Club and Spa, The Terrace Restaurant, Blends & Brews Coffee Shoppe etc.

According to Dr. Thumbay Moideen, the Founder President of Thumbay Group, the ongoing and upcoming projects at various locations in the UAE as well as elsewhere in the GCC, Africa and India are in accordance with the group’s strategic plans, which will scale up the size of the businesses at least ten times establishing global presence and increasing the employee strength to over 25,000, in the next 4-5 years. “The Thumbay academic hospital network will have a total of 1000 beds in the UAE, 1500 beds in India and 750 beds elsewhere in the Gulf and Africa by 2022, in addition to upcoming clinics, day care hospitals, labs and pharmacies at various locations,” he said, outlining the strategic plans for the healthcare division.

Various soon-to-open clinics and pharmacies under Thumbay Group’s Healthcare Division are at different stages of development in locations in the UAE including Deira Waterfront, Dragon Mart and Bur Dubai in Dubai and Abu Shagara and Rahmaniya Mall in Sharjah. University and teaching hospital projects are also progressing at various countries in Africa and the GCC.

About Thumbay Group’s Healthcare Division

The Thumbay network of academic hospitals is now the largest network of private academic hospitals in the Middle East, treating patients from around 175 nationalities. It is also one of the biggest JCI-accredited private academic hospital networks in the region. Thumbay Group’s healthcare division also operates a chain of family clinics (Thumbay Clinic) and multispecialty day care hospitals (Thumbay Hospital Day Care) in the UAE as well as diagnostic labs (Thumbay Labs) and pharmacies (Thumbay Pharmacy) in the UAE and India. The hospitals and clinics are presently located at Dubai, Ajman, Sharjah, Fujairah, Ras Al Khaimah and Umm Al Quwain in the U.A.E. and in Hyderabad—India. Thumbay Medical Tourism, which promotes Thumbay Group’s ultra-modern healthcare services to international patients, is tied-up with 87 countries through representative offices.