Ministry of Health-Oman
Dr. Abdullah Sulaiman Salim AlShukaili is currently the Director of treatment abroad for the Ministry of Health Oman. He has been the acting director of treatment abroad for Ministry of health Oman in 2013, 2014,2015 and 2016. He has worked as a general practitioner in government hospitals and was the patients services director in the ministry of health, Sultanate of Oman. He has approximately 4-5 years experiences in treatment abroad, patient’s complaints and medical errors.
He is also a representative of the Ministry of Health in the General Secretariat of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) to coordinate treatment abroad efforts. He attends many workshops in communications and advanced counseling skills in Oman, Australia and UK.
- How many patients are you sending Overseas ?
We have sent more than 1500 cases. I am also giving advice (hospitals worldwide and treatment options) to many private patients traveling for treatment on their own expenses.
- Where are they from?
all of them are Omani patients
- Where do they wish to travel to?
Typically they wish to travel to Europe
- What is your involvement in the patients decision of which healthcare provider to seek treatment from ?
I am a member of treatment abroad committee in the ministry of health, oman and I am the one sending the reports to the hospitals and deciding the treating hospitals after discussion with the other treatment abroad committee members