We have been receiving lot of queries for temporary License. We are going to explain basic information related to temporary license system.
During this COVID -19 pandemic Dubai health authority has announced to issue temporary practice license to nearly all medical professionals.
New Health Care Professionals
Dubai health Authority has temporarily exempted medical professionals from license examination due to current pandemic of COVID – 19.
Medical Professionals Eligible for exemption.
These are medical professionals exempted from exam and eligible for temporary License to practice.
Critical Care Medicine
Clinical Immunology & allergy physician
Pediatrics & Pediatrics Sub specialties
Laboratory Technology experience in molecular biology
Eligibility Requirement for Temporary License
You should have qualification and experience as per professional Qualification requirement.
Should have valid Home country practice License.
Payment slip or evidence on submitting documents for primary source verification.
Employment contract or offer letter from hospital (Government or private) dealing with COVID -19.
New Applicant do not require Life support courses & medical fitness certificates for professionals above age 65.
Fate of Temporary License
Dubai Health Authority has right to review all applications and communicate with those exempted professionals to complete professional licensure requirements later whenever authority deems it appropriate.
The medical director of the hospital shall ensure the professional competencies and skills as well as mental and physical fitness of new applicants to practice the profession.
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