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Everything you should know about setting up a ‘Rehabilitation Center’ in Dubai

UAE is bolstering development in every sector including the healthcare systems, the private sectors alike are recurrently upgrading to meet the international standards and are intended to create a world-class healthcare infrastructure.

A drug rehabilitation center goals to help thousands of people dealing with drug addictions and to create a safer place. Let’s know the departments involved in the establishment of Rehabilitation Centre:

  1. Department of Economic Development (DED),
  2. Dubai Land Department (RERA),
  3. Dubai Health Authority (DHA),
  4. Dubai Municipality (DM)
  5. Dubai Civil Defence (DCD) (For inspection of the premises to confirm if public safety parameters are followed),
  6. Ministry of Labour (MOL),
  7. Ministry of Interior – DNRD
  8. Dubai Courts etcetera

How to go about establishing a Rehabilitation Centre:

  1. A No Objection Certificate from Dubai Health Authority (DHA) is compulsory to present to DED for obtaining the Professional License of the Rehabilitation Centre,
  2. DHA has divided the rehabilitation activity into different categories based on medical professional’s specialty in medicine, physical or behavioural therapy and psychiatry

Initial approval:

  1. Trade Name Reservation and Initial approval inquiry receipt from DED is applied.
  2. Then the center needs to enter into a tenancy agreement for the buildings and to get the Ejari from Dubai Land Department.
  3. Securing DHA Approval and NOC for the issuance of rehabilitation center’s license requires further documentation and a floor plan as per guidelines of DHA Condition for Final approval:
  4. Inspection of the buildings is carried out as per the submitted and approved floor plan.
  5. Medical director has been appointed by the Establishment Owner