Mediclinic Al Noor Hospital, Mediclinic Al Ain Hospital top performers at Muashir Emerald Awards at COP28

  • Date: 08-Dec-2023
  • Source: Gulf News
  • Sector:Healthcare
  • Country:UAE
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Mediclinic Al Noor Hospital, Mediclinic Al Ain Hospital top performers at Muashir Emerald Awards at COP28



Mediclinic Middle East has been recognised by the Department of Health (DoH) at the Emerald Muashir Awards ceremony held at the United Nations Climate Change Conference COP28, with Mediclinic Al Noor Hospital and Mediclinic Al Ain Hospital announced as top performers in the Medium Hospital category. Emerald Muashir was developed to rate and evaluate the sustainability levels of healthcare facilities through the three main dimensions of infrastructure, operations, and healthcare waste management.

Globally, healthcare is one of the largest industrial emitters of greenhouse gases. Mediclinic, a diversified international private healthcare services group, established in South Africa in 1983, with divisions in Switzerland, Southern Africa (South Africa and Namibia) and the UAE, is committed to mitigating the impact of its business on the environment by focusing on its carbon footprint, use of energy and water resources, and waste management. Additionally, it has pledged to reach zero waste to landfill and carbon neutrality by 2030, in accordance with DoH’s sustainability goals to achieve net zero.

As COP28 is under way in Dubai, Mediclinic Middle East is proud that its approach to sustainability is guided not only by the wider group, but also by the vision of the government of the UAE, which are