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Professional Licensing Requirements

​​​Professional Qualification Requirements

The Unified Healthcare Professional Qualification Requirements (PQR) is a standardized licensing document developed by UAE health authorities; Ministry of Health and Prevention, Department of Health – Abu Dhabi and Dubai Health Authority to set out the necessary requirements for licensure of healthcare professionals opting to practice in UAE in accordance with the federal laws and international best practices and standards.

Unified Healthcare Professional Qualification Requirements (PQR)Self-assessment Tool



Privileging is the process by which specific duties are granted by the facility Medical Director to healthcare professionals. These privileges are limited by the professional's license, experience and competence as well as the infrastructure of the health facility he/she works in and do not require going through any online licensing procedure except for the two below mentioned specialties:

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