Omantel and Oman International Hospital team up to support healthcare in Oman

Roundup Saturday 02/December/2023 20:23 PM
By: Times News Service
Omantel and Oman International Hospital team up to support healthcare in Oman

Muscat: In continuation of its active role in community outreach, Omantel, the leading provider of integrated telecommunications services in the Sultanate of Oman, has teamed up with Oman International Hospital, to support the healthcare services provided by the hospital catering to a range of medical conditions, in association with the Ministry of Health.

A Memorandum of Understanding to this effect was signed by Eng. Aladdin bin Abdullah Baitfadhil , Chief Commercial Officer of Omantel, and Marcelo Pereira, CEO of Oman International Hospital.

Under the MoU, Omantel will engage with Oman International Hospital to help speed up the delivery of healthcare services to patients under sustainable medical programs adopted by the Ministry of Health. The partnership stems from Omantel’s commitment to supporting healthcare services from government and private institutions, and thus contributes to the welfare and health of the Omani society.   
Eng. Aladdin bin Abdullah Baitfadhil , Chief Commercial Officer at Omantel, said: "One of the pillars of Omantel’s corporate philosophy is to expand our social outreach and contribute to different areas in society, including the healthcare sector. This MoU mirrors that vision and boosts our ongoing efforts to support public and private institutions, and promote their sustainable programs to achieve common goals.  We are particularly pleased with this partnership with the Ministry of Health and Oman International Hospital in implementing innovative health programs, which contribute to improving and enhancing medical services provided to patients and visitors.”  

Eng. Aladdin added: “We appreciate the efforts made by the Ministry of Health and private hospitals in the Sultanate to develop and strengthen the health care system in Oman”.

Marcelo Pereira, CEO of Oman International Hospital, said: "As one of the main hospitals that contribute to reducing the burden on government hospitals, Oman International Hospital is delighted to enter into a partnership with Omantel, which is one of the leading companies engaged in community service,  to implement a distinguished and more sustainable healthcare model through our highly qualified medical cadres and advanced equipment and devices that serve the health system in the Sultanate."

Omantel has succeeded, through the integration of its operations, processes, and extensive expertise in the field of communications and digital technology, in establishing its position as a leading telecommunications company within the Sultanate of Oman and beyond. The company's innovative approaches have contributed to providing the latest solutions to various consumer and business sectors. The company aims to deliver an unparalleled, exceptional experience to its subscribers and strives to always exceed their expectations. Omantel works towards contributing to the achievement of Oman Vision 2040 objectives by investing in emerging technologies and providing cutting-edge solutions in modern technology, information and communications technology, such as cloud solutions, ICT solutions, AI, Smart solutions, cybersecurity, and much more, in addition to harnessing its technological capabilities to enhance innovation and leadership in new and advanced technologies.