EHS wins International Excellence Foundation’s Smart Government Awards 2022

DUBAI, 1st July, 2022 (WAM) -- Emirates Health Services (EHS) announced that it has won the Smart Government Awards 2022 for Digital Government Content, announced by the International Excellence Foundation, which works to advance e-government and smart government websites from its base in Florida, USA.

The win was announced at an awards ceremony held on 29th June at Mövenpick Grand Al Bustan Dubai.

EHS was awarded in recognition of its outstanding digital content, designed and developed by local talents on its team, which met all international standards for e-government and smart government websites, as well as all requirements for the award.

The award criteria include proactiveness, speed, and transparency in the dissemination of news and information; the ability to predict and respond to the needs of the public; diversity and flexibility by adapting to emerging technologies, local and international developments; rapid response to emergencies and crises, and finally, aligning with the digital age to enhance competitiveness.

Rashid Al Ali, Director of the Communication and Marketing Department at EHS, said, "This win for Emirates Health Services is the result of the tremendous efforts we have to drive development and achieve commendable results that live up to EHS' mission."

For her part, Alanoud Al-Haddad, Head of the Digital Communication Department at EHS, asserted that Emirates Health Services is leading great efforts to invest in its staff, in line with its strategy to empowering its human capital, enhance communication via electronic and digital channels, and promote innovation and health-related research.

The Smart Government Awards aims to enhance e-government and smart government websites and social media platforms; encourage creativity in designing these websites, pages, and smart applications for Arab governments, and honour the best pages designed in accordance with international standards for smart and e-government sites. It also aims to discover and promote innovation and empower creative minds in the field of smart and e-government.

The International Excellence Foundation is a global organisation that strives to promote and reward excellence through innovative strategies and tactics, designed to assist entities in understanding their strengths and weaknesses and driving the needed developments to achieve excellence.