Primary eye care in PHUs by year 2009

DUBAI — The UAE Ministry of Health (MoH) has set a target of incorporating primary healthcare units (PHCs) to provide primary eye care (PEC) and refractive services in all public healthcare systems by 2009.

By A Staff Reporter

Published: Fri 4 May 2007, 10:02 AM

Last updated: Sun 5 Apr 2015, 4:19 AM

Announcing the strategy of the National Committee for Right to Sight, the UAE Minister of Health, Humaid Mohammed Obaid Al Qutami, said, "The MoH has set up the committee to meet the World Health Organisation's vision of Right to Sight by 2020."

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