UAE healthcare and trust law

The Concept of Healthcare / Medical Trust

The following article was originally published for BSA in Premium Insurance Magazine: The Concept of Healthcare/Medical Trust   Can Medical Insurers offer new product structures to gain market share? Health Insurance is by far the largest line of risk, alongside motor insurance in the Middle East. Both lines of insurance tend to be mandatory in several…

New Mandated Health Insurance Law in Oman

The Capital Markets Authority (CMA) in Oman, the financial regulator, has released the new mandated medical insurance Law, Unified Health Insurance Policy and the Health Insurance Rules under Decision No.78/2019 through Resolution No 34/2019 – For the Issue of Unified Healthcare Insurance Policy Form. The Health insurance market embraces itself for another mandated health insurance…

Medical Data Protection

As the UAE continues its ascent towards fully digitising all government services, significant progress has been made in the healthcare sector. From a regulatory standpoint, it is interesting therefore to observe the development of the regulations surrounding medical data in the UAE. Federal Law It is well established that the UAE does not have dedicated…