09 September 2019

Cabinet Resolution no. (40) of 2019 for the Executive Regulations of Federal Law no. 4 of 2016 on Medical Liability

Reference: CIR-2019-00000345

Cabinet Resolution no. (40) of 2019

To : All  DHA Licensed Health Facilities & healthcare Professionals

Dubai Health Authority - Health Regulation Sector (HRS) appreciates the ongoing support and collaboration offered by its Strategic Partners to improve the provision of healthcare services in the Emirate of Dubai. 

In addition, as part of HRS commitment to update healthcare providers with all the developments on both health practices and laws and regulations governing the provision of the services, Health Regulation Sector hereby announces the publish of the  Cabinet Resolution no. (40) of 2019 concerning the Executive Regulation of Federal Decree-Law No. (4) of 2016 on Medical Liability. The decree also enclosed an addendum related to the regulations and conditions for providing Telehealth Services in the UAE.

All health facilities and professionals are required to be conform to the terms and conditions set out in the aforementioned decree in order to assure compliance and avoid irregularities that may result in this regard.


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With regards- Health Regulation Sector \ DHA

Attachment: decree # 40 of the year 2019

Supporting Documents:

external circular - Cabinet decree # 40.pdf:

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قرار مجلس الوزراء رقم (40) لسنة 2019 في شأن اللائحة التنفيذية بشأن المسؤولية الطبية (002).pdf:

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