DIP, Dulsco launch medical clinic for 42,000 laborers
Dulsco and Dubai Industrial Park have inaugurated the first medical clinic within the park to address the needs of over 42,000 labourers across three labour villages. The clinic is also listed with all major insurance companies in the UAE to extend maximum support and convenience to the significant workforce in the community.
The new health facility provides outpatient consultation, pre-employment and occupational health checkup, health counseling, radiology and pharmacy services. It includes an independent pharmacy that enables easy access and availability to medication and treatments as well as general medical practitioners that are on call to attend to the patients. In addition, it boasts a well-equipped laboratory to cater to any follow-up diagnostic tests that need to be scheduled.
Saud Abu Alshawareb, COO, Dubai Industrial Park and S Balakumar, MD of Dulsco (both pictured) officially inaugurated the state-of-the-art facility in the presence of officials from Dubai Industrial Park and other industry officials.
Alshawareb said: “We are delighted to partner with Dulsco to launch this healthcare facility at Dubai Industrial Park. The state-of-the-art facility will offer high quality medical care and serve as an important value addition to our community. The health and safety of our communities and workforce are a core priority for us and this new clinic will ensure the workforce across the industrial park start to take their health more seriously. We are glad to leverage Dulsco’s considerable expertise in establishing the clinic that in addition to delivering improved healthcare facilities will entail shorter traveling and waiting times for our residents at the park.”
Dulsco also has another clinic in Al Quoz that caters to patients in and around Al Quoz, including over 10,000 Dulsco employees. Dulsco Medical Clinic in Al Quoz, is yet another fully equipped state-of-the art medical clinic in Dubai that has extended its services to walk in patients and corporate. This was the company’s first clinic that was established several years ago.
Dulsco was recently acknowledged as one of the ‘Top 20 Companies to Work For’ by the Great Places To Work For Institute, a global research and management consultancy. Dulsco was also the only waste management company and among very few HR solution providers in the region to be awarded the Superbrand status consecutively for 2015 and 2016.