Issue Sick Leave Certificate

This service allows licensed Healthcare Professionals to issue sick leave certificates for patient based on DHA Issuance of Sick Leave Certificate Policy.

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Who Can Apply

    • Licensed Healthcare Professionals (Physicians, Dentists)


Required Documents

    • Supporting Diagnosis Documents

Service Steps

    • Submit online application
    • DHA review
    • Approved sick leaves are issued

Service Tutorial

Service Channel

    • Sheryan portal

Additional Information

    • View the service detailed User Guide
    • Draft applications that are inactive for over 3 months will be cleared from the account. A 15 day reminder will be sent to the registered email.

Service Limitations

    • Professional license must be an active full time or part time license
    • Facility license status must be Active  
    • Professional must be a physician or a dentists (General Practitioner, General Dentist, Specialist or Consultant)  
    • Professional Emirates ID must not match the patient's emirates ID

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