The UAE’s first CARF-accredited Comprehensive
Integrated Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospital

Admission Criteria for Home Healthcare Service

Step 1

Hospital is contacted about the patient by email
or by phone +971 56 333 7103

Step 2

Family consent for release of information and for assessment

Step 3

Medical report delivered to Amana Physician by email

Step 4

Initial assessment verified with hospital and physician informed

Step 5

Patient legal representative signs Amana Agreement and Thiqa preauthorization

Step 6

Inform referring hospital, physician and family regarding transfer process. Schedule transfer to Amana.

Admission Criteria for Home Healthcare Service

Stroke and Neurological Disorders

  • Following a stroke or intra bleeding
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Guillian Barré Syndrome
  • Motor Neuron Disease
  • Neurodegenerative diseases
  • Dementia and Alzheimer’s disease
  • Disorders of the peripheral nervous system
  • Epileptic syndromes
  • Muscular dystrophy
  • Chronic Pain
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Deformity syndrome with neurological effects

Head Injury or Brain Surgery                               

  • Following traumatic skull or brain injury (TBI)
  • Following brain tumors incl. post-surgical recovery Surgery, Injury or Bone and Joint Operations
  • Following intervertebral disc operations
  • Following joint replacement operations
  • Following spinal cord injury – quadriplegia, paraplegia
  • Spine syndrome, intervertebral disc prolapse
  • Joint diseases and arthritis
  • Joint and spinal deformities
  • Primary and secondary muscle dysfunction
  • Degenerative diseases of the spinal column
  • Bone metabolism disorders
  • Osteoporosis with complications
  • Benign and malignant bone tumors
  • Degenerative rheumatic disease
  • Congenital deformities of the bones or joints
  • Degenerative musculoskeletal disease (arthritis)
  • Tendon or ligament ruptures
  • Loss of limb or amputation

Medical Management and Nursing Care

  • Complex wound care
  • Airway management and ventilator care
  • Continence management
  • Diabetic management
  • Medication management & education

Admission Criteria

Patients over the age of 14

Referrals can be made to HHC Home Health Care following inpatient rehabilitation admission. External referrals can be made via walk in, telephone enquiries & the Amana Acquisition team. We will provide intensive physiotherapy, occupational health, speech & language therapy, dietician advice & nursing sessions in the home. Further services are planned for the future as the services expands

Additional Information Required

  • Medical reports (if coming from another healthcare provider)
  • Home address/Map.
  • Patients are also required to sign the consent form for Amana HHC Home HealthCare services

Requirements for Thiqa Coverage

  • Proof of Thiqa Private Coverage
  • Copy of Thiqa Card

To enroll in Thiqa private coverage program, the following documents are required (

  • Original and one copy of all pages of the family book (for each family)
  • Original and one copy of passport (for each individual)
  • One passport size photograph (for each individual/not applicable for newborns)
  • Copies of both sides of identity card, if available (for each individual)