NABIDH: Empowering You with Patient-Centric Care in Dubai

Ever felt like a medical record marathon runner, carrying your health history from appointment to appointment? Well, run no more! Because NABIDH is all set to change the game. NABIDH is Dubai’s comprehensive electronic medical record (EMR) system, a secure digital platform storing your complete health information accessible by authorized healthcare providers across various facilities.

Who’s involved? NABIDH is a collaborative effort. The DHA spearheads the initiative, collaborating with hospitals, clinics, pharmacies, and other healthcare providers who contribute your medical data to the NABIDH system.

What’s in it for you? NABIDH offers a number of benefits designed to empower you:

  • Seamless access: View your medical records, lab results, prescriptions, and allergies anytime, anywhere through a secure online portal.
  • Data ownership: You have complete control over who can access your information and for what purpose.
  • Informed decisions: Discuss treatment options with your doctor, armed with a clear picture of your health history.
  • Reduced paperwork: No more juggling paper records; appointments and medication refills become a breeze.
  • Continuity of care: Switching doctors or seeking care at different facilities becomes seamless, as your medical history readily follows you.

Security and privacy are paramount. NABIDH adheres to strict international standards to safeguard your data. You decide who can access your information, and you’re notified whenever someone does.

How NABIDH Transforms Your Healthcare Journey

NABIDH isn’t just technology; it’s a paradigm shift placing you at the helm of your healthcare journey. Here’s how:

  • Access: No more waiting for records or requesting copies. View your health information, including allergies, immunizations, and lab results, anytime, anywhere.
  • Sharing: Securely share your data with healthcare providers outside your usual network, facilitating consultations and second opinions.
  • Informed decision-making: Equipped with your complete medical picture, you can actively participate in discussions about your care plan.
  • Continuity of care: Whether you switch doctors or visit a different hospital, your medical history seamlessly follows you, ensuring care continuity.

Building a Brighter Future: The Ripple Effect of NABIDH

NABIDH’s impact extends far beyond individual patients, creating a wave of positive change:

  • Enhanced care coordination: Healthcare providers collaborate more effectively, leading to timely referrals, reduced duplication of tests, and improved diagnosis accuracy.
  • Streamlined processes: Administrative tasks like appointment scheduling and prescription refills become faster and more efficient, saving time and resources.
  • Data-driven insights: Aggregated data from NABIDH empowers public health authorities to identify trends, develop targeted interventions, and improve overall healthcare delivery.

Your Health, Your Journey, Redefined 

NABIDH isn’t just an EMR system; it’s a patient-centric revolution. You’re no longer a passive participant; you’re an active partner in managing your health. With control over your data, empowered decision-making, and seamless continuity of care, NABIDH redefines your healthcare experience. Imagine a future where appointments are a breeze, medication refills happen automatically, and doctors have a complete picture of your health at their fingertips, leading to faster diagnoses and more personalized treatment plans. That future is here, and it’s yours to claim.

Your NABIDH Questions Answered

1. How do I access my NABIDH records?

You can access your records through the “Nabidh Patient Portal” available on the DHA website or mobile app. You’ll need a valid Emirates ID for registration.

2. Is my data safe with NABIDH?

Yes, NABIDH adopts strict international security standards to protect your data. Only authorized healthcare providers can access your information, and you’re notified whenever someone does.

3. Can I control who sees my NABIDH data?

Absolutely! You have complete control over who can access your information and for what purpose. You can grant temporary or permanent access based on your needs.

4. What if I want to opt out of NABIDH?

While strongly encouraged for its benefits, participation in NABIDH is ultimately your choice. You can opt out by contacting the DHA or your healthcare provider.

5. Where can I learn more about NABIDH?

Visit the DHA website ( for comprehensive information, FAQs, and resources. You can also contact your healthcare provider for specific questions.