Open-heart center to be established [Archives:2004/772/Local News]

September 13 2004

Sami al-Wshali, executive manager of the Emirates Red Crescent authority, announced the establishment of an Open Heart centre in Yemen. The announcement came at the conclusion of his visit to Yemen on September 8th.
“An Italian medical committee is studying the establishment of the open-heart center in Yemen according to the directives of Sheik Hamdan Bin Zaid Al Nahyan, Head of the Emirates Red Crescent Authority,” he said.
“Zaid Establishment for Charitable Activities sponsored the construction of the Zaid Hospital for Motherhood and Childhood,” he added.
He has also confirmed that the Emirates Red Crescent helps in operating surgeries for patients who suffer from eye diseases in Yemen.