Over 6,000 patients hospitalised in Dubai during National Day break

Emergency departments of Dubai, Hatta, Rashid and Latifa hospitals working around-the-clock during holiday period.

DUBAI // More than 6,000 patients were admitted to Dubai Health Authority hospitals during the 43rd UAE National Day holiday.

Dubai, Hatta, Rashid and Latifa hospitals received 237 admissions, 4,995 accident and emergency cases, 1,067 walk-ins and 494 outpatients.

The emergency departments of all DHA hospitals were functioning around-the-clock.

Staff members worked as per shift timings and medical practitioners were on call to ensure work continues as usual.

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Published: December 8, 2014 04:00 AM

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