Children’s hospital opens
HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum has opened a new children’s hospital in Dubai. The UAE Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai inaugurated Al Jalila Children’s Speciality Hospital yesterday. The 200-bed facility is named after his daughter, HH Sheikha Al Jalila, who accompanied Sheikh Mohammed. It has six departments, including a heart centre, kidney centre, child and adolescent mental health centre and critical care centre. Next year, it will also have a cancer and blood disorders centre.