The World Summit on the Information Society Forum’s 2022 (WSIS) in Switzerland has awarded the UAE for winning in the digital transformation in healthcare after the Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) took part in the event, showcasing ‘Riayati’ platform, the national unified medical record.

During the global event, the ministry also highlighted a series of digital achievements made in the healthcare sector, which reflects the UAE’s strategy to automate and digitise all government services.

Held with the participation of experts from 193 countries, WSIS, the world’s largest annual gathering of the ICT for development community, was co-organised by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO), the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), and other UN organisations and WSIS action plan facilitators.