A health care centre in UAE has announced total health check-up for residents at 1 UAE dirham. NMC Healthcare in UAE has offered this package. The package is available in all its medical centres across Dubai, Sharjah, Ajman, and Ras Al Khaimah . As this is a preventive health check-up package, the cost will not be covered by the patient’s insurance policy.
All UAE residents can get this comprehensive test package. It includes l diagnostic tests on at least 70 body functions, including their hormone profile, vitamin profile, lipid profile, renal profile, live profile, dental, and eye check-up to name a few. The package includes a free doctor’s consultation which can be followed up by a second consultation. Tests results are handed over to the patients . An executive category of the package, priced at Dh665, offers diagnostics tests for up to 84 parameters.
Some of the parameters that are included in the package are :
Testosterone, triiodothyronine (T3), thyroxine (T4), TSH (thyroid-stimulating hormone)
Vitamin D total, vitamin B 12
Calcium, uric acid, blood urea nitrogen, serum creatinine, BUN/ creatinine ratio
Total cholesterol, HDL cholesterol, triglycerides, LDL cholesterol, TC/ HDL cholesterol ratio, LDL/ HDL ratio
Bilirubin total, bilirubin direct, bilirubin indirect, AGOT (AST), serum globulin, protein (total)