Thumbay Group Opens Private Academic Hospital In Ajman
Thumbay University Hospital’s cutting-edge facilities add to the world-class amenities at Thumbay Medicity, setting new standards of quality and innovation in healthcare.
Thumbay Group’s recently opened state-of-the-art academic hospital, Thumbay University Hospital at Thumbay Medicity, Ajman, is one of the largest private academic hospitals in the region, with a 350-bed capacity. The hospital is equipped with the latest technology and has expert healthcare professionals. As a quaternary care facility, it is a referral hospital to which primary and secondary care hospitals and clinics refer their complex cases.
Thumbay University Hospital is part of the Gulf Medical University Academic Health System, which was one of the first private academic health systems in the region. The hospital is a center for the clinical training of the students of the Gulf Medical University, and has facilities for academic activities, including lecture halls, academic departments, special facilities, etc, creating an ideal learning environment. Even the hospital’s food court has been designed as a “Live & Learn” space, facilitating the exchange of knowledge and information and promoting seamless learning. Located within the hospital is a Thumbay Pharmacy outlet, which is a robotic pharmacy with automated technology to prepare and dispense medicines.
“With the opening of the region’s largest private academic hospital, Ajman has now become a landmark. Located at Thumbay Medicity, the hospital is perfectly positioned to serve a large population, at the same time further advancing our efforts to transform the country and the region into a global medical tourism destination,” says Dr. Thumbay Moideen. “The main pillars of our business are education, healthcare and research. In line with Thumbay Group’s vision to expand our global strategic network, the new hospital has established international collaborations with leading international centers of excellence in the U.S., France, Spain, Italy and Korea.”
One of the remarkable aspects of Thumbay University Hospital is its center for long-term care and center for intensive physical medicine and rehabilitation, which provides wide-ranging long-term care (LTC) services, including health-related services and personal-care related services. The hospital has dedicated 100 beds exclusively for LTC patients, empowering them to live independently, within safe settings, along with professional services to assist them in their daily activities.
“The long-term care unit at Thumbay University Hospital aims to help the patient regain his/her quality of life and dignity, at the same time
supporting the patient’s family by helping them go ahead with their normal lives, not having to worry about caring for the affected family member,” says Akbar Moideen Thumbay, Vice President of the Healthcare Division of Thumbay Group.
Customized care is an essential part of the hospital’s LTC services, and the unit follows international standards of treatment; a direct outcome of the hospital’s extensive international collaborations with leading global centers of excellence worldwide. Thumbay University Hospital also has a Therapeutic Garden to aid the patients’ holistic recovery.
The LTC unit of Thumbay University Hospital operates in association with
the Thumbay Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Hospital (TPTRH), a state-of-the-art hospital equipped with advanced technology and professional expertise, also located at Thumbay Medicity. TPTRH offers all kinds of occupational therapy, physical therapy and speech therapy services, and is associated with Villa Beretta, Como, Italy; a center of excellence in physical therapy and rehabilitation. It has a wide range of rehabilitation and physical therapy equipment and facilities powered by AI, robotics and virtual reality.
Thumbay Medicity has emerged as a regional hub of futuristic medical education, state-of-the-art healthcare and cutting-edge research, thanks to its advanced technology and expertise. It is well-equipped to serve 20,000+ people daily, with topnotch facilities in education, healthcare, research, leisure, luxury, fitness, and entertainment, built with an investment of over $272 million.
In addition to Thumbay University Hospital, Thumbay Medicity also houses the Gulf Medical University, Thumbay Dental Hospital and Thumbay Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Hospital. Outlets of Thumbay Pharmacy and Thumbay Labs, Body & Soul Health Club and Spa, Thumbay Food Court, The Terrace Restaurant, Blends & Brews Coffee Shoppe and the Thumbay Housing Project to accommodate 2,500 staff and students are also part of Thumbay Medicity.