Bareen International Hospital partners with Department of Health - Abu Dhabi for Weqaya Food Program

Saturday, October 5th, 2019

In full support to the government initiative, Bareen International Hospital conducts Weqaya Food Program Orientation for staff.

Spearheaded by Dr. Hania Sobierajska, Specialist - Internal Medicine, and Mrs. Rola Fakhri Al-Talafha, Nutritionist, the special lecture featured renowned speakers from Department of Health - Abu Dhabi: Dr. Arwa Al Modwahi and Ms. Rawan El Merhi.  At the end of the lecture, Weqaya Badges and Certificates were issued to all participants.

DoH - Abu Dhabi requires that healthcare providers in Abu Dhabi provide healthy meal selections in cafeterias, vending machines and affiliated restaurants.  The ministry calls to eliminate unhealthy fast food, soft drinks and junk food options to visitors, patients on regular meals and staff.