All Health Professionals are required to obtain their licensure prior to practicing in any healthcare facility within the Emirate of Abu Dhabi. The license must be current and valid at all time during the clinical practice of the health professional. Health professionals must ensure renewing their licensure 3 months prior to the expiry date. A Health Professional license is associated with the healthcare facility their working for.
All UAE National physicians working in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi may practice in both Public and Private Sector simultaneously. The physicians must obtain a no objection from their Hospital Medical Director or management.
Health Professional Categories:
- Physicians (Consultant / Specialist / Medical Practitioner)
- Dentistry (Consultant / Specialist / GP Dentist)
- Nursing / Midwifery
- Allied Health